NEWS


Ohio new and small farm colleges set for 2021

Ohio new and small farm colleges set for 2021

Bringing small farms in Ohio to life is the theme of the New and Small Farm College program that has been offered to farm families since 2005.The prog...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Red Cross: Blood shortage continues

Red Cross: Blood shortage continues

The emergency need for lifesaving blood continues this summer as the nation confronts a severe blood shortage due to a rise in hospital demand for blo...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:July 14Loves Travel Stop #352, 13023 U.S. 35, Jeffersonville, stan...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


AAA: Gas prices drop in Ohio

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is five cents lower this week at $3.039 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas ...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Trump’s kingmaker status faces test in Ohio special election

GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — As soon as it became clear last week that a Texas congressional candidate backed by Donald Trump would be defeated in a ...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


AAA: The faster you drive, the more you spend

Driving faster than the speed limit can be costly for motorists, according to new research from AAA. The latest testing shows that driving even five m...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Fliehman honored Monday
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Robin’s Art wins Fayette County Classic
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Truck and tractor pulls excite large fair crowd
Fliehman honored Monday

Fliehman honored Monday

On Monday, Aug. 2, Olivia Fliehman, a member of the Miami Trace High School graduating Class of 2021, received the 53rd-annual Clarence A. Christman J...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Top QB recruit to skip senior year of HS and join Ohio State

Quinn Ewers, considered the top quarterback prospect in the class of 2022, said he is skipping his senior year of high school in Texas and plans to en...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Running mates: Chubb, Browns sign 3-year extension

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Nick Chubb signed a three-year, $36.6 million contract extension Monday with the Cleveland Browns, an indication of the team&...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Got next: US draws Australia in women’s hoops quarterfinals

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — The next challenge for the U.S. in its quest to win a seventh consecutive Olympic gold medal is Australia as the Americans...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


No keeping her down: After a fall, busy Hassan gets a gold

TOKYO (AP) — Sifan Hassan pointed to her left shoulder. “I have pain here,” she said.Then, her right leg. “Pain here.”Th...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Allman’s Joy: Discus thrower waits out rain for gold medal

TOKYO (AP) — The path to Valarie Allman’s gold medal — the first for the U.S. track and field team at Olympic Stadium — starte...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


LIFE


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County’s COVID-19 cases rise in July

Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:July 14Loves Travel Stop #352, 13023 U.S. 35, Jeffersonville, stan...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Cool and refreshing Blueberry Cloud Pie

Cool and refreshing Blueberry Cloud Pie

Hello! This week’s recipe is a sure-fire summer dessert. It’s easy, and no need to heat up the oven. It has a light flavor and is cool and...

July 30th, 2021 |  


The Yoders get their goat

Austin, our early riser and six-year-old son, and I were sharing a few quiet moments and discussing various aspects of the day ahead. That’s whe...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Yellow field spot key to choosing sweet, ripe melon

Yellow field spot key to choosing sweet, ripe melon

Whether it’s watermelon, cantaloupe, honeydew, or other melons, summer days (or any day!) are a wonderful time to indulge in these delicious, nu...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Simple pumpkin brownies

Simple pumpkin brownies

Hello! This time of the year with all the outside activities and garden work, not to mention taking care of the flower beds, I do not have a lot of ex...

July 23rd, 2021 updated: July 23rd, 2021. |  


OPINION


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The Yoders return home
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 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Strawberry Cream Cheese Spread

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Strawberry Cream Cheese Spread

Hello! Strawberries seem to be so sweet and juicy this year — not to mention, they taste so fresh and good.The smell of those fresh berries just...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Remembering medal of honor recipients

Remembering medal of honor recipients

Four Civil War soldiers from Fayette County received the Medal of Honor. The Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award for valor, was ...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Families are back at the Saturday market

Families are back at the Saturday market

With more and more people vaccinated, and the restrictions around travel lifting, many people are making long delayed trips, both far and near. Locall...

May 26th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Terrie’s Dance Spectrum holds 40th recital

Terrie’s Dance Spectrum holds 40th recital

Terrie Chapman — owner of Terrie’s Dance Spectrum and Cheer Center — recently held her 40th recital on Memorial Day weekend with a p...

June 8th, 2021 |  


MSF ‘Chocolate Walk’ set to return

MSF ‘Chocolate Walk’ set to return

The annual Main Street Fayette (MSF) Chocolate Walk is planned to happen this year following the cancellation of the 2020 chocolate walk due to the CO...

April 7th, 2021 |  


MSF to host ‘Bunny Hop’ Shop Hop Friday

MSF to host ‘Bunny Hop’ Shop Hop Friday

Main Street Fayette (MSF) is hosting an “April Bunny Hop” Shop Hop this Friday in downtown Washington Court House.The event is from 5 p.m....

April 6th, 2021 |  


Beford Ford donates masks to community

Beford Ford donates masks to community

Beford Ford in Washington Court House partnered with Ford Motor Company for Ford Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Ohio Day in March to help distrib...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Baxla Tractor under new ownership

Baxla Tractor under new ownership

Beginning April 1, the Washington Court House location of Baxla Tractor Sales Inc. will be owned and operated by Apple Farm Service, Inc.“We loo...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


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