Health Department releases restaurant inspections

Health Department releases restaurant inspections

Fayette County Health Department conducted the following restaurant and food inspections, according to reports filed with the department.JANUARY 3Kent...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Governors push bipartisan national health care compromise

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan group of governors working to strike compromise on hot-button policy issues took on the question of health care o...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Fayette County Vivitrol MAT program with counseling combats addiction

An FDA-approved treatment program is available to Fayette County residents to prevent relapses for patients seeking recovery from opioid misuse.The ap...

February 23rd, 2018 |  



Fayette County Prosecutor’s Office educates teenagers on ‘sexting’

Fayette County Prosecutor Jess Weade’s office is taking steps to educate teenagers on the dangers and consequences of “sexting.”Assi...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Bloomingburg man who photo-shopped himself into pictures with minors sent to prison

Bloomingburg man who photo-shopped himself into pictures with minors sent to prison

A Bloomingburg man who photo-shopped himself into nudity-oriented pictures of minors that he found on the internet was sentenced to prison for nine-an...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Sheriff Stanforth visits White House

Sheriff Stanforth visits White House

Fayette County Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, along with eight other sheriffs, were invited to the White House recently to discuss law enforcement issues i...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday endorsed a higher minimum age for buying certain rifles and tighter background checks for p...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?

Utah teacher Kasey Hansen says carrying a concealed weapon in school is “more of a solution” than hiding in a corner and waiting if an arm...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


‘Revive Fayette County’

What mental images come to your mind when you hear that churches are talking about “Revival?” For many Ohioans, the images include old-fas...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Update: Patel out of race, Democratic candidate unopposed for Ohio Treasurer urges study on private prisons

Update: This story was corrected to reflect that Richardson is now running unopposed as the Democratic candidate for Ohio Treasurer after it was annou...

February 21st, 2018 updated: February 23rd, 2018. |