NEWS


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Locals excel at fashion
‘Stuff the Bus’ campaign begins, runs to Aug. 8

‘Stuff the Bus’ campaign begins, runs to Aug. 8

The United Way of Fayette County “Stuff the Bus” campaign began this week and locals will have the chance until Aug. 8 to help collect sch...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:July 15, 2021WCH Shell, INC, 352 W. Court St., standard inspection...

July 28th, 2021 |  


More vendors, more produce at Wednesday Market

More vendors, more produce at Wednesday Market

Sweetcorn, tomatoes, green beans, blackberries and more local produce continue to be available today at the Wednesday afternoon Fayette County Farmers...

July 28th, 2021 |  


CDC reverses course on indoor masks in some parts

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reversed course Tuesday on some masking guidelines, recommending that even vaccinated people return to ...

July 27th, 2021 |  


‘This is how I’m going to die’: Officers tell Jan. 6 stories

WASHINGTON (AP) — “This is how I’m going to die, defending this entrance,” Capitol Police Officer Aquilino Gonell recalled thi...

July 27th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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

US women pocketing medals at Olympic swimming pool

TOKYO (AP) — Lilly King believed the U.S. women’s team was capable of winning every gold medal at the pool in Tokyo.That hasn’t happ...

July 28th, 2021 |  


‘OK not to be OK’: Mental health takes top role at Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — For decades, they were told to shake it off or toughen up — to set aside the doubt, or the demons, and focus on the task at h...

July 28th, 2021 |  


US to play World Cup qualifier against Mexico in Cincinnati

CHICAGO (AP) — The United States will play its home World Cup qualifier against Mexico in Cincinnati, ending a streak of five straight in Columb...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Olympic champ Biles withdraws from all-around

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles will not defend her Olympic title.The American gymnastics superstar withdrew from Thursday’s all-around competit...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Big 12’s Texas, Oklahoma make request to join powerhouse SEC

Texas and Oklahoma made a request Tuesday to join the powerhouse Southeastern Conference, with SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey saying the league would co...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Biles withdraws from gymnastics final to protect team, self

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles arrived in Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. She convinced herself she ...

July 27th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Simple pumpkin brownies

Adena adds six new providers

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of six specialty providers. These incoming physicians and...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Community health survey open for residents

Community health survey open for residents

To understand the health needs of people living in Fayette County, Adena Health System and Fayette County Public Health are partnering to conduct a Co...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Summer is peachy with the Yoders

Reunions are an interesting subject. Not all families are blessed with the same number of children or even the same character qualities. Nonetheless, ...

July 20th, 2021 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” Mary Oliver, Poem 133: The Summer Day.Ah, summer. I love these ...

July 19th, 2021 |  


FCPH recognizes 13 Safe Sitter graduates

FCPH recognizes 13 Safe Sitter graduates

Recently, 13 youth in grades six through eight completed a Safe Sitter course presented by Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) staff.The class was tau...

July 19th, 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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