NEWS


Orso makes University of Northwestern Ohio Dean’s List

The University of Northwestern Ohio is proud to acknowledge that Kahlin M. Orso, of Bloomingburg, has made the Dean’s List for the October 2020 ...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Police Incidents

According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:Nov. 20Possession of Drugs: At 3:56 p.m., officers respon...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Lions Club Christmas raffle to be held

Lions Club Christmas raffle to be held

In a normal year, the Washington Court House and Jeffersonville Lions clubs would be busy planning their “Beat Michigan Tailgate Party.” B...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Hospice launches support program during COVID-19

Ohio’s Hospice is launching the first of an ongoing video series for support called “Conversations,” a discussion of important topic...

November 20th, 2020 |  


Order encourages Ohioans to stay home

Order encourages Ohioans to stay home

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced this week that Ohio Department of Health Director Stephanie McCloud signed a health order encouraging people to st...

November 20th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Day talks cancelation, Indiana game
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Bengals lose Burrow, game an afterthought

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Chase Young told college teammate Joe Burrow he loved him and to get well after the top pick’s scary knee injury Sund...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Steelers dominate skidding Jaguars, 27-3

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Pittsburgh’s latest victory was picture perfect.The Steelers defense gathered in the end zone after each turnove...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Browns step up without Garrett, down Eagles in steady rain

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kareem Hunt lifted off just inside the 5-yard line, soared over the head of Philadelphia’s Jalen Mills like an Olympic lo...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Buckeyes’ defense very suspect

COLUMBUS — If defense wins championships, there might be some big questions if this will be a championship season for Ohio State.If that wasn...

November 23rd, 2020 updated: November 23rd, 2020. |  


Ohio State holds off Indiana, 42-35

COLUMBUS — The process might have overshadowed the payoff.No. 3 Ohio State stayed unbeaten and took control of the race to win the Big Ten East ...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Thompson has torn Achilles tendon, expected to miss season

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bob Myers called Stephen Curry to break the devastating news that Klay Thompson had torn his Achilles and would miss anothe...

November 20th, 2020 |  


LIFE


Don’t stuff or wash the turkey

Don’t stuff or wash the turkey

My mom and grandma have always cooked the stuffing in the turkey each Thanksgiving. But now, I hear that practice should be avoided. Why?Despite lone ...

November 20th, 2020 |  


Adena to tighten visitor restrictions on Monday

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System announced Friday that it will be tightening its visitor restrictions on Monday in an effort to help limit the ...

November 20th, 2020 |  


FCMH restricts visitors as COVID cases increase

FCMH restricts visitors as COVID cases increase

Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases and a desire to keep patients and staff safe, Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) has announced that visitor...

November 17th, 2020 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Public Library?

What a busy month October was for us at Carnegie Public Library! In addition to creating and sharing online content and registering eCards for new pat...

November 16th, 2020 |  


Getting crafty for the fall season: Design your own flag

Getting crafty for the fall season: Design your own flag

Last week, we had a lesson on Jasper Johns and the American flag. The American flag stands for, symbolizes and represents our whole country.Every part...

November 16th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Opinion: Your vote, your voice

Opinion: Your vote, your voice

This week, former Ohio Governor Bob Taft and I joined forces to encourage all Ohioans to vote in this upcoming election. We both served as Ohio’...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Opinion: Where is the civility and respect?

Dear Editor and citizens of WCH:This week has brought out some of the worst in America society. The world must be looking on and wondering what has ha...

October 21st, 2020 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Adults, are you looking for a creative way to welcome autumn? Stop by the library this week and pick up a free “Take & Make Craft: Fall Leaf...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Thankful for the Drug-Free Communities Grant

Editor:The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has made our work to combat addiction even harder.That’s why the Drug-Free Communities Grant Faith in Recov...

September 10th, 2020 |  


Novel by retired educator addresses question of racial injustice

Novel by retired educator addresses question of racial injustice

If you’re white and privileged, what is your responsibility when you witness racial injustice?I have clearly benefited from white privilege. I d...

September 7th, 2020 |  


Letter: Local hospital earns praise

Forty years ago, I saw for the first time what Washington C.H.’s Main Street Fayette is promoting here: “Shop/Buy Local.” A sign in ...

September 1st, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


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YUSA opens new warehouse

YUSA opens new warehouse

A ceremony was recently held for the newly-renovated 50,000 square-foot warehouse at the local YUSA Corporation in Washington C.H.As previously report...

August 25th, 2020 |  


On Aug. 10, the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce, the City of Washington and Main Street Fayette joined forces to welcome Calm Massage and Spa to me...

August 19th, 2020 |  


‘Shop Hop’ to be held downtown this month

‘Shop Hop’ to be held downtown this month

The next shop hop, “The Feast and Shop,” hosted by Main Street Fayette (MSF) is planned for Aug. 14 and 15 in downtown Washington Court Ho...

August 5th, 2020 |  


The City of Washington Court House and the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently recognized “The Guest House Spa” with a new busines...

July 29th, 2020 |  


Menards facility construction underway

Menards facility construction underway

The construction of the new Menards facility is underway in Fayette County, although there is currently no timeline for when construction will be comp...

July 8th, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA