NEWS


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Getting crafty with geometric shapes

Getting crafty with geometric shapes

This week we are going to focus on non-objective art with geometric shapes! This activity is geared toward kindergarten through second grade.Shapes ar...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Anderson talks House Bill 110 on behalf of CCAO

Anderson talks House Bill 110 on behalf of CCAO

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Fayette County Commissioner Tony Anderson testified Thursday before the House Finance Subcommittee on Agriculture, Development ...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Police Arrests/Citations

According to reports, the following individuals have been arrested or cited by the Washington C.H. Police Department. They are presumed innocent unles...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Submit comments now for Ohio’s hunting, fishing proposals

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohioans interested in wildlife conservation may submit comments about current hunting and fishing regulation proposals online h...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Bill would allow Ohio schools more time to give spring tests

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio schools still would have to administer nearly all the usual tests this spring but would have an extra week in April o...

March 4th, 2021 |  


COVID vaccination eligibility expands

COVID vaccination eligibility expands

Fayette County will receive 500 first doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for the week of March 8 to vaccinate the growing number of individuals who...

March 4th, 2021 updated: March 4th, 2021. |  


SPORTS


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Chrisman chooses Clark State
Chrisman chooses Clark State

Chrisman chooses Clark State

March 5, 2021 is now one of those milestone-type days for Corynn Chrisman.The Washington High School senior on Friday signed a letter of intent to att...

March 5th, 2021 updated: March 5th, 2021. |  


LeBron James has elections on his mind

LeBron James is going to Georgia this weekend for more than the NBA All-Star Game.He’s thinking about upcoming elections as well.The Los Angeles...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash

ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif. (AP) — A man found Tiger Woods unconscious in a mangled SUV after the golf star crashed the vehicle in Southern Ca...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Reeling Buckeyes look for answers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — No. 7 Ohio State is searching for answers to its perplexing February fade as No. 4 Illinois comes to town for the regular-...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Reds OF Akiyama returns to camp after wife seriously injured

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati Reds outfielder Shogo Akiyama returned to spring training after a week away to be with his wife, who was serio...

March 5th, 2021 |  


High School Basketball Scores

Thursday, March 4 ScoresBy The Associated PressBOYS PREP BASKETBALLOHSAA PlayoffsDivision IRegion 1Lima Sr. 51, Perrysburg 41Sylvania Northview 76, As...

March 5th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Old Fashioned Shortcake

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Old Fashioned Shortcake

Hello! With spring approaching, I start thinking about strawberries. I know it’s a little early, but I have some in the freezer, so we can have ...

March 5th, 2021 |  


COVID vaccination eligibility expands

COVID vaccination eligibility expands

Fayette County will receive 500 first doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for the week of March 8 to vaccinate the growing number of individuals who...

March 4th, 2021 updated: March 4th, 2021. |  


Adena Regional Medical Center Laboratory receives CAP accreditation

CHILLICOTHE – The Adena Regional Medical Center (ARMC) Laboratory has again received a two-year accreditation from the Accreditation Committee o...

March 4th, 2021 |  


Ohio health dept. to retire system after 4K uncounted deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An outdated reporting system that led to the undercount of more than 4,200 COVID-19 deaths in Ohio will now be retired, th...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


Fostering a beautiful journey

A special thanks to you all for your interest and prayers regarding our foster and adoption journey. It certainly has been an eventful one.Four years ...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


More residents to be eligible for COVID shot

More residents to be eligible for COVID shot

More vaccines are coming to Ohio this week - including Fayette County - and more Ohioans will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 shot.Ohio Governor Mik...

March 1st, 2021 |  


OPINION


Portman: 2020 in review

Portman: 2020 in review

I think we are all ready for 2020 to be over. It’s been a tough year. The health care and economic crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have c...

December 28th, 2020 |  


Opinion: Resting on a bedrock of belief

“He preached as a dying man to dying men.” Rev. John Burns’ congregation in Lawrence, Massachusetts, knew he was suffering from a fa...

November 24th, 2020 |  


WCH city manager makes appeal to the community

WCH city manager makes appeal to the community

Editor’s note: Washington Court House City Manager Joe Denen submitted the following to the Record-Herald as an appeal to the community as COVID...

November 18th, 2020 |  


Opinion: Closing YMCAs will worsen the harmful effects of COVID-19

YMCAs in Ohio support the Governor’s efforts to stop the spread of COVID. We are contributing to that cause by operating clean and safe faciliti...

November 17th, 2020 |  


Portman: Why I voted for Amy Coney Barrett

Portman: Why I voted for Amy Coney Barrett

This week, I was proud to vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve on the Supreme Court. She is an impressive person and a distinguished legal...

October 27th, 2020 |  


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 |  


BUSINESS


The new Burkes Outlet in the Washington Square Shopping Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday morning to kick off their grand opening celebrati...

February 15th, 2021 updated: February 15th, 2021. |  


Death Putt Disc Supply, founded in January of 2019, is now located in our historic downtown at 149 S. Fayette St. in Washington Court House. Owner Jas...

February 15th, 2021 |  


The City of Washington Court House recently presented a New Business Plaque to Pawfections Pet Salon, a full service grooming salon offering bathing, ...

February 15th, 2021 |  


Jim Van Dyke’s celebrates 20 years

Jim Van Dyke’s celebrates 20 years

Jim Van Dyke’s Automotive Center, located at 2247 Us Highway 22 SW in Washington Court House, is celebrating 20 years in business tomorrow.The b...

February 4th, 2021 updated: February 4th, 2021. |  


Outlet mall sold to new company

Outlet mall sold to new company

The outlet mall formerly known as Tanger in Jeffersonville has been sold to a new company and is now re-branded as “Destination Outlets.”A...

January 27th, 2021 |  


First round OVRDC county caucus scheduled

The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) is holding annual county caucus reorganization meetings for Fayette County on Monday, Feb. 8 a...

January 27th, 2021 |  


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