NEWS


10:49 am |    
Creamy soup for a cold day

ODNR: Always assume you’re on ‘thin ice’

COLUMBUS, Ohio – As frigid winter temperatures settle in, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has a warning for all Ohioans: be awar...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Biden to double free COVID tests, add N95s, to fight omicron

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden announced Thursday that the government will double to 1 billion the rapid, at-home COVID-19 tests to be di...

January 13th, 2022 |  


2 former top executives to repay thousands to Columbus Zoo

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two former top officials will repay thousands of dollars to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium after audits found improper spen...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Ohio prisons to deploy more than 5,000 body cameras

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio will deploy more than 5,000 body cameras in all 28 prisons and its adult parole authority offices by May, the state c...

January 13th, 2022 |  


DeWine facing primary: no pandemic response regrets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — GOP Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine says he has no regrets about his response to the coronavirus pandemic even if Republican voters ...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Reduction of wild turkey hunting season proposed

Reduction of wild turkey hunting season proposed

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Biologists with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife recommended a major reduction to the 2022 ...

January 13th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


10:51 pm
Updated: 10:55 pm. |    
Altercation mars Tigers v. Blue Lions game

ACC commissioner says CFP expansion should be put on hold

Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner Jim Phillips took the strongest public stance yet against expanding the College Football Playoff by the 2024 se...

January 14th, 2022 updated: January 14th, 2022. |  


Lady Panthers fall to Jackson, 48-45 in overtime

JACKSON — It was a battle for first place in the Frontier Athletic Conference when the Miami Trace Lady Panthers visited Jackson High School Wed...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Blue Lions defeat McClain, 78-0

Blue Lions defeat McClain, 78-0

Thursday night is the night for wrestling in the Frontier Athletic Conference and last night it was the McClain Tigers visiting Washington High School...

January 13th, 2022 |  


MLB talks resume after 42-day gap, little evident progress

NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball labor talks to end the lockout resumed Thursday for the first time in 1 1/2 months with little evident progress during ...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Fast start carries Blue Lions to win

FRANKFORT — The Washington Blue Lion boys varsity basketball team traveled down US 35 Tuesday, Jan. 11 to visit Adena High School, near the vill...

January 13th, 2022 |  


China faces omicron test weeks ahead of Beijing Olympics

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Most access to a major city adjacent to Beijing was suspended Thursday as China tried to contain an outbreak of the highly...

January 13th, 2022 |  


LIFE


10:49 am |    
Creamy soup for a cold day

Prioritizing COVID testing for schools

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is announcing plans to prioritize the state’s supply of COVID-19 tests to first support tes...

January 12th, 2022 |  


When was your thyroid last checked?

When was your thyroid last checked?

January is National Thyroid Awareness Month. According to the American Thyroid Association, one in 10 people suffer from a thyroid disorder and at lea...

January 11th, 2022 |  


A deer soup in Flat Rock

If I were to ask you for a show of hands of who likes venison, I’m curious what response we’d be looking at?When Michael, from Clarks Summ...

January 11th, 2022 |  


Adena adds seven new providers

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of seven healthcare providers, across multiple service li...

January 11th, 2022 |  


FCPH vaccination clinic schedule for next week

FCPH vaccination clinic schedule for next week

Appointments and masks are required for all Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) vaccination clinics. Please bring your COVID Vaccination Record if you...

January 7th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Banana Split Dessert perfect for summer

Banana Split Dessert perfect for summer

Hello! This week’s recipe seems to scream summer to me. It is so good and refreshing for a summertime dessert, not too heavy—and it is dia...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Wednesday market vendor lineup

Wednesday market vendor lineup

Local produce dominates the vendor lineup this week at the Wednesday afternoon Fayette County Farmers Market.This venue, located in the TSC parking lo...

June 9th, 2021 |  


The Yoders return home

The Yoders return home

We’re home! Yes, home sweet home. How is it possible to have such a wonderful trip, but then be so delighted to be home again? The younger child...

June 7th, 2021 |  


More than 200 join reading program

More than 200 join reading program

More than 200 Fayette County children, teens and adults have already registered and are participating in the Summer Reading Program at Carnegie Public...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Chicken Enchiladas

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Chicken Enchiladas

Hello! I like stepping out of my comfort zone occasionally and just trying new recipes. Sometimes the new ones I find are delicious keepers.My husband...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Don’t Fry Day

Don’t Fry Day

Do you have your sun screen on? With the weather improving it’s time to protect yourself from skin cancer. Friday, May 28th is designated “...

May 28th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Chamber welcomes DIS-TRAN Steel

Chamber welcomes DIS-TRAN Steel

The Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome DIS-TRAN Steel to the Fayette County community. DIS-TRAN is one of the country’s leading steel pol...

December 14th, 2021 |  


Kiger & Kiger named Dec. Business of the Month

Kiger & Kiger named Dec. Business of the Month

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is proud to honor James, David, & Aubrey Kiger of Kiger & Kiger lawyers LLP, as our December 2021 Busin...

December 14th, 2021 |  


Beford Ford mobile service coming soon

Beford Ford mobile service coming soon

The Beford family is extremely excited to bring a new service to the community. Beford Ford has a mobile service coming soon to service our area.This ...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


Path Behavioral Healthcare welcomed

Path Behavioral Healthcare welcomed

The City of Washington Court House and the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Path Behavioral Healthcare to town with a new business...

November 17th, 2021 |  


Remodeled WCH Kroger to be unveiled Nov. 10

Following the nearly four months of renovation, the Washington Court House Kroger store, located at 548 Clinton Ave., is set to unveil its $1 million ...

November 1st, 2021 |  


Ribbon cutting held for OK Tire

Ribbon cutting held for OK Tire

A ribbon cutting was held by the Chamber of Commerce for OK Tire’s Grand Opening of their new building. OK Tire was purchased by Andy and Stacey...

October 4th, 2021 |  


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