New attractions, old traditions at Health Fair

New attractions, old traditions at Health Fair

The planning committee, made up of representatives from various county health organizations, for the 28th-annual Community Health Fair & Family Fu...

April 12th, 2018 |  


FCMH celebrates volunteers with recognition luncheon and pinning ceremony

Fayette County Memorial Hospital celebrated its volunteers April 9 with a luncheon provided by chef Jim Vassar and the dietary staff.Mike Diener, CEO,...

April 12th, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

In the upcoming weeks, Carnegie Library will invite members of the community to complete an online or print survey about our library services. Complet...

April 9th, 2018 |  



Michigan to close Flint’s free bottled water sites

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Four remaining free bottled water stations will close in Flint, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced Friday, more than two ...

April 6th, 2018 |  


Opioid crisis: Top doctor urges access to overdose antidote

ATLANTA (AP) — The nation’s chief doctor wants more Americans to start carrying the overdose antidote naloxone to help combat the nation&#...

April 6th, 2018 |  


Lawyers seek independent monitor for fertility clinic

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lawyers are asking a judge to appoint an independent monitor for an Ohio fertility clinic that had a storage tank malfunction t...

April 6th, 2018 |  


Fayette Regional Humane Society Pets of the Week

Fayette Regional Humane Society Pets of the Week

Meet Trip and Daisy! These precious little friends came to Fayette Regional Humane Society because their owner passed away.Both are approximately 8-ye...

April 6th, 2018 |  


April is Sexually Transmitted Disease Awareness Month

At a time when STDs are at a record high, it’s never been more important to protect your sexual health. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has...

April 6th, 2018 |  


Looking Back: Remembering Roxy Stinson

Looking Back: Remembering Roxy Stinson

Eldora Stinson and her 7-year-old daughter, Roxy, moved to Washington Court House in 1896. Originally from Pierre, South Dakota, they lived in Memphis...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


Rural communities overwhelmed with hepatitis see few options

Rural communities overwhelmed with hepatitis see few options

Narcotic opioids heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil were responsible for more than 64,000 drug overdose deaths in 2016 and the drug crisis continues to ...

March 31st, 2018 |