NEWS


City council results official

City council results official

In what was an extremely tight race for the last few spots on Washington C.H. City Council, the final count is now official following the certificatio...

November 21st, 2017 |  


19-year-old sentenced to jail for carrying stolen gun

19-year-old sentenced to jail for carrying stolen gun

A 19-year-old will serve 10 days in jail for an offense of carrying a tampered and stolen handgun.Shawn Goslin, of Washington Court House, accepted a ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


MT/Great Oaks students send care packages

MT/Great Oaks students send care packages

In honor of Veterans Day, Miami Trace/Great Oaks Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) created care packages for active duty milita...

November 21st, 2017 |  


13th-annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Greenfield to be held Dec. 3

13th-annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Greenfield to be held Dec. 3

It is time for the 13th-annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Greenfield hosted by the Greenfield Historical Society. The tour will be held from 12:30-4:3...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Alli Knecht shows hogs at livestock exposition

Alli Knecht shows hogs at livestock exposition

Alli Knecht, age 8 of Jeffersonville, recently showed hogs at the North American International Livestock Exposition, also known as NAILE in Louisville...

November 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Fliehman to attend Cedarville

Fliehman to attend Cedarville

Miami Trace High School senior Victoria Fliehman has set a course for the next four years of her life.Fliehman made the announcement late last week th...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Gordon back from suspension

CLEVELAND (AP) — Every day he stays committed and sober, Josh Gordon takes another step toward playing again in the NFL.The long walk and wait a...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Morgan: Keep steroid users out of HoF

Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan is urging voters to keep “known steroid users” out of Cooperstown.A day after the Hall revealed its...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Is Barrett best-ever QB at OSU?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — J.T. Barrett helped bring Ohio State a national championship but has heard hysterical fans demanding he be benched. He has...

November 21st, 2017 |  


AP All-America Watch: Va Tech LB Edmunds and Heisman winner

The Associated Press has been honoring college football’s best with an All-America team since 1925. This season, the AP released its first prese...

November 21st, 2017 |  


LIFE


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

This week, Carnegie Public Library in Washington Court House and Jeffersonville Branch Library will close at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22 and will rem...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Don’t stuff or wash the bird

Don’t stuff or wash the bird

My mom and grandma have always cooked the stuffing in the turkey each Thanksgiving. But now, I hear that practice should be avoided – why is tha...

November 17th, 2017 |  


US regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators have approved the first drug with a sensor that can track whether patients have taken their medicine.The Abilify pi...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio company settles record $74M suit over hospice patients

CINCINNATI — An Ohio corporation has paid the U.S. government a record $75 million to settle lawsuits stemming from alleged false claims about h...

November 17th, 2017 |  


With teen mental health deteriorating over five years, there’s a likely culprit

Around 2012, something started going wrong in the lives of teens.In just the five years between 2010 and 2015, the number of U.S. teens who felt usele...

November 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


What did I see in Fayette County?

The following letter to the Record-Herald was written in response to a staff writer’s column in which she detailed witnessing strange orange lig...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Earnhardt long ago outgrew his father’s shadow

He was so shy, so skinny, not yet somebody.It was around 1997 and Dale Earnhardt Jr. was testing at Talladega Superspeedway, wearing an all-white fire...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Selling Ohio products abroad and creating jobs

Selling Ohio products abroad and creating jobs

Every additional day that Congress waits to appoint board members to the Export-Import Bank could mean lost contracts for Ohio businesses and lost job...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Paying tribute to our veterans

Paying tribute to our veterans

The brave men and women who have served in our Armed Forces are always deserving of thanks. We owe them gratitude every day, every month, and every ye...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Solutions journalism is here for your community

Solutions journalism is here for your community

Have you ever considered working as a reporter or journalist? I’ve met a lot of folks who have told me that they would like to. Sometimes people...

November 9th, 2017 |  


‘I had to do what was right’

Dear Editor,My name is Jomi Ward and I am the private citizen who started the suit with the Republican Central Committee. Many wonder why I did such a...

November 8th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Family Farm & Home named Business of Month

Family Farm & Home named Business of Month

Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to name Family Farm & Home, 2100 Columbus Ave. in Washington C.H., as the October Business of the Mo...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Tony’s Welding hosts MTHS students for Manufacturing Day

Tony’s Welding hosts MTHS students for Manufacturing Day

Students of Miami Trace High School watch as Devin Morrison, project manager, and Bruce Kingery, shop foreman, demonstrate the operations of the press...

October 17th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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