NEWS


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Inmate that left hospital captured

Police Incidents

According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:Nov. 12Theft: At 3:28 p.m., Regina Bain reported that som...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Ohio Farm Bureau funding water quality projects across state

COLUMBUS (OFBF) – Ohio Farm Bureau Federation is providing funding for county Farm Bureau-led projects that help improve water quality in local ...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:October 25Outside the Box, 10 S. Main St, Jeffersonville. Follow-u...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Battle-tested attorneys to face off in impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON (AP) — The public impeachment inquiry hearings set to begin Wednesday will pit a Democratic attorney who built his reputation as a fe...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Walgreens’ Rx ‘asset purchase’ frustrating locals

A large national chain of pharmacies is upsetting some residents in and around Clinton County — even though that chain has no stores in Clinton ...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Traffic stop leads to arrest

Traffic stop leads to arrest

A 35-year-old Chillicothe man who allegedly drove intoxicated and then threatened a police officer during a traffic stop is facing multiple charges.Ju...

November 12th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Ohio State crushes Maryland, 73-14

High stakes: Steelers, Browns renew rivalry, plenty on line

CLEVELAND (AP) — Separated by roughly 130 miles and six Super Bowl titles, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns have a hostile, historic...

November 13th, 2019 |  


No. 21 Xavier rallies past Missouri 63-58 in overtime

CINCINNATI (AP) — Xavier had made only two 3-pointers all game, none in the second half. Down by three in the closing seconds, the 21st-ranked M...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Ohio State’s Young to miss 1 more game for NCAA violation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State star defensive end Chase Young will be held out of one more game as punishment for breaking NCAA rules by accep...

November 13th, 2019 |  


McDonald’s donates to Miami Trace, Washington schools

McDonald’s donates to Miami Trace, Washington schools

During halftime of the Washington at Miami Trace football game, Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, McDonald’s of Fayette County and Jamestown owner and opera...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Browns take step forward in strange, unpredictable season

CLEVELAND (AP) — When the Browns finally reached the end zone after so many embarrassing, empty trips inside the red zone, they also re-discover...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Packers’ Bratkowski, Bart Starr’s backup, dies at age 88

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Zeke Bratkowski, the quarterback who backed up Bart Starr during the Green Bay Packers’ 1960s dynasty, has died at ...

November 12th, 2019 |  


LIFE


Trump to pursue higher sales age for e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday his administration will pursue raising the age to purchase electronic cigarettes from 18 to...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Baughns celebrate 50th anniversary

Baughns celebrate 50th anniversary

Mike and Debbie (Ruth) Baughn of Washington Court House, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner and a weekend getaway...

November 8th, 2019 |  


US officials identify ‘strong culprit’ in vaping illnesses

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials announced a breakthrough Friday into the cause of a mysterious outbreak of vaping illnesses, reporting the...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Slow cooker safety

Slow cooker safety

I put a roast on to cook in my slow cooker and went to work. When I got home, I realized that the power had gone out at my house at some point during ...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Adena Regional Medical Center awarded total hip and knee replacement certification

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Regional Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Advanced Total Hip and Knee ...

November 7th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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A lesson on impeachment
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What about our farmers?

Entitlements — More money

Our country is over $22 trillion dollars in debt and growing. Reducing our spending is never easy especially for our government. We have a lot of obli...

November 8th, 2019 |  


A special Veterans Day salute

A special Veterans Day salute

Veterans Day has traditionally been a time for Americans to pause and thank the men and women who, through many years and too many conflicts, have hel...

November 6th, 2019 |  


The importance of reporting sexual assault

Without a doubt the most emotional cases that are prosecuted in this county, state, and country are sexual assault crimes. Murders and other homicides...

November 6th, 2019 |  


When the debate is lost, pound the table

“When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.” SocratesOver the past few months reports have come out that claimed Trum...

November 5th, 2019 |  


You can’t fool a tree

You can’t fool a tree

As much as you might wish for a particular tree, and no matter how much that tree appeals to you, you can’t fool it into thriving in growing con...

November 5th, 2019 |  


America’s wars — stay forever?

Many Americans have cried foul against President Trump for pulling our troops out of Syria and abandoning the Kurds. Yet, I have to ask, do we ever re...

November 1st, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Pennington Bakery retired employees hold reunion

Pennington Bakery retired employees hold reunion

Employees of the Pennington Bakery met at Our Place Restaurant on Sunday, Oct. 20.Everyone enjoyed a delicious meal prepared by employees of the resta...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Domtar presents check to help fund ‘Big Blue Bus’

Domtar presents check to help fund ‘Big Blue Bus’

Recently, Domtar Washington Court House Converting presented a check for $1,187 to Washington Court House City Schools to help continue funding “...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Scarecrows hiding at the Shop Hop

Scarecrows hiding at the Shop Hop

During Wednesday’s Washington C.H. City Council meeting, council member Kendra Hernandez took the opportunity to promote the Scarecrow Shop Hop ...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Speedway to hire 350 employees in Ohio

ENON – Speedway LLC (Speedway) is looking to hire 350 employees in Ohio with open interviews taking place at all Ohio locations on Wednesday, Se...

September 6th, 2019 |  


‘Thatcher’s Tubes’ first reunion held

As many people know, the group of individuals you work with day in day out naturally become family. The “Thatcher’s Tubes Family” re...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA