NEWS


Burning trash always illegal in the state of Ohio

No trash or waste may be burned in Ohio, according to state law. The restriction applies year-round.In addition food waste, dead animals, materials co...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Grocery store to be sold to its employees, owners say

WOOSTER, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio grocery chain is selling each of its 13 supermarkets to its own employees.Company spokesman Dan Buehler says the sa...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Democratic candidate for governor in Ohio proposes opioid surcharge

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A Democratic candidate for governor in Ohio says she would force drug manufacturers to pay a nickel-per-dose surcharge on pr...

October 19th, 2017 |  


‘Experience the Future’ at McDonald’s

‘Experience the Future’ at McDonald’s

As part of the fast food giant’s “Experience of the Future” initiative, the McDonald’s restaurants in Fayette County are renov...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has f...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Monument of love, the Taj Mahal, at heart of political storm

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — India’s famed monument of love, the white marble Taj Mahal, is finding itself at the heart of a political storm, wit...

October 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Cubs likely not fading after NLCS loss

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs’ season had just ended when Anthony Rizzo made a bold prediction.No, he didn’t promise another champ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Wimbledon champ Muguruza earns WTA Player of the Year honors

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza is the WTA Player of the Year, and U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens is the Com...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Raiders eke out 31-30 win over Chiefs

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders scored two apparent game-winning touchdowns that didn’t count. The Kansas City Chiefs forced in...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Lady Panthers soccer plays at noon Saturday

Miami Trace Athletic Director Aaron Hammond has informed the Record-Herald that Saturday’s Division II girls soccer Sectional final at Chillicot...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro shuts out Blue Lions

Hillsboro shuts out Blue Lions

HILLSBORO — Hillsboro High School’s boys soccer team advanced to the District tournament on Thursday as they beat the Washington Blue Lion...

October 20th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Uncertainty reigns ahead of new health care sign-up period

DES MOINES, Iowa (October 18) — Jason Sanford has heard so many rumors about the changing health care landscape that every few weeks he dials a ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Community invited to Diabetes Holiday Dinner

Community invited to Diabetes Holiday Dinner

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) and Fayette County Diabetes Association (FCDA) invites the community to attend The Diabetes Holiday Dinner on ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Washington Garden Club takes trip to a ‘beautiful place’

The Washington Garden Club October meeting began with a trip to Bellbrook. The members spent a day in “Tuscany.”President Jo Ann Brady att...

October 18th, 2017 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Teens! Sign up to attend “GOREgeous Pumpkin Creations” on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 3:30 p.m. Give your pumpkin scars, stitches, and movie-sty...

October 17th, 2017 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Teens! Sign up to attend “GOREgeous Pumpkin Creations” on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 3:30 p.m. Give your pumpkin scars, stitches, and movie-sty...

October 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Perry Township happenings

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Voting ‘Yes’ on Issue 2

Breast cancer research key to cure

Breast cancer research key to cure

You may think getting the news at the age of 28 that you have Stage 2 breast cancer is the worst thing that will ever happen to you. In May of 2014, t...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

If the best apples are grown in Ohio, why buy apples from Washington or New York?We should support Ohio farmers from around the state, helping them gr...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Higher education initiatives work to improve workforce

Higher education initiatives work to improve workforce

Higher education is much different than it was ten years ago. A traditional four-year plan seemed to be the path most students took, but after the Gre...

October 9th, 2017 |  


‘Raise The Vibe’ is a virtual breath of fresh air

‘Raise The Vibe’ is a virtual breath of fresh air

I see the Universe everywhere, but it feels best when I see it in fellow human beings.My life has become an exploration in search of true strength. In...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Vote for Fayette County Board of DD renewal tax levy

Once upon a time there was an Ohio farm girl who, after completing her secondary education at small, rural Bloomingburg High School, departed for The ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Investing in state of the art schools

Investing in state of the art schools

If we want to prepare our students for 21st century jobs, we need to invest in 21st century classrooms. But too many of our schools have fallen into d...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Local businesses donate to hurricane victims

Local businesses donate to hurricane victims

Through joint efforts from YUSA Corporation, Bumpus Trucking, and The Print Shop, a trailer of donations were sent to the hurricane victims in Florida...

October 4th, 2017 |  


‘Costumes For All Occasions’ celebrates 25 years

‘Costumes For All Occasions’ celebrates 25 years

Costumes For All Occasions was welcomed to the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce and honored for its 25th anniversary in business recently.There are ...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Beford Ford Lincoln welcomed to community

Beford Ford Lincoln welcomed to community

The new owners of Beford Ford Lincoln, formerly Carroll Halliday Ford Lincoln, were recently welcomed at a ribbon cutting with the Fayette County Cham...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Duo opens home decor/bath and body product store

Duo opens home decor/bath and body product store

Lindsay Miller and Stephanie Atley held the grand opening for their new store in downtown Washington Court House on Wednesday evening. The Atley Homes...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Western & Southern Life welcomed to Chamber of Commerce

Western & Southern Life welcomed to Chamber of Commerce

Western & Southern Life became the newest member of the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce at a recent ribbon cutting ceremony.Located in Hillsbor...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Donatos Pizza named September Business of Month

Donatos Pizza named September Business of Month

Donatos Pizza, 1211 Columbus Ave. in Washington C.H., was named the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for September. The busine...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


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