NEWS


4:48 pm
Updated: 4:50 pm. |    
Bernard crowned as 2018 Fayette County Fair Queen
5:39 pm |    
County fair almost here
Staying prepared for the worst scenarios

Staying prepared for the worst scenarios

A plan of action in the event of a mass fatality has been added to the Fayette County All-Hazard Emergency Operation Plan.This plan outlines the steps...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Annual Airport open house coming Aug. 4

Annual Airport open house coming Aug. 4

The Fayette County Airport — located at 2770 State Route 38 Northeast — will hold its annual Open House/Fly-in on Saturday, Aug. 4, and wi...

July 12th, 2018 |  


‘Game of Thrones’ slays with a leading 22 Emmy nominations

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Game of Thrones” roared back onto the Emmy battlefield, topping Thursday’s nominations with 22 bids but wi...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Ex-athletes: Creepy people, lewd atmosphere at Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It was no secret that a team doctor now being investigated for sexually abusing male athletes decades ago at Ohio State Un...

July 12th, 2018 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Miracles’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Miracles’

There are many miracles of Jesus recorded by the Disciples throughout Scripture. From healing the sick, to curing the blind, each miracle is associate...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Davis named 2nd Altrusa scholarship winner

Davis named 2nd Altrusa scholarship winner

The Washington High School winner of Altrusa International of Washington C.H.’s second 2018 scholarship was introduced at the club’s July ...

July 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


5:31 pm |    
Blue Lions hold 7-on-7
3:08 pm
Updated: 3:12 pm. |    
New gridiron at Miami Trace H.S.

Anderson edges Isner 26-24 in 5th for 1st Wimbledon final

LONDON (AP) — Kevin Anderson won the longest Centre Court match in history and earned a chance to try to collect his first Grand Slam championsh...

July 13th, 2018 |  


England, Belgium to play for 3rd place at World Cup

MOSCOW (AP) — England defender Kyle Walker is finding meaning in the game no one wants to play.The third-place match at the World Cup is often d...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Blue Lions hold 7-on-7

Blue Lions hold 7-on-7

FOOTBALL IS IN THE AIR — The Washington Blue Lions held a 7-0n-7 passing scrimmage against the Huntsmen of Huntington High School Wednesday morn...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Hughes selected as NYCBL All-Star manager

Hughes selected as NYCBL All-Star manager

Tucker Hughes, manager of the Wellsville Nitros, was recently selected as the manager for the New York Collegiate Baseball League All-Star team.The NY...

July 12th, 2018 |  


WCH Friday Night Lights Football Camp July 18, 19

Washington High School varsity football coach Chuck Williamson is announcing the Washington Court House 2018 Friday Night Lights football camp.The cam...

July 12th, 2018 |  


LIFE


107 entries at the third-annual ‘Daylily Show’

107 entries at the third-annual ‘Daylily Show’

The Fayette County Master Gardener Volunteers (FCMGV) recently hosted the third-annual Daylily Show at the county OSU Extension Office.Check in began ...

July 10th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria has the energy bites

The Amish Cook: Gloria has the energy bites

I don’t know about you all, but for me doing lots of baking in this weather and heating up the house just doesn’t seem very practical.I...

July 10th, 2018 |  


‘The Voices of Veterans’ program highlights Genealogical Society meeting

‘The Voices of Veterans’ program highlights Genealogical Society meeting

Harry Wright presented two more segments of his program series, “The Voices of Veterans,” at the June 18 meeting of the Fayette County Gen...

July 9th, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter with a puzzling adventure! The library is hosting two terrific “Hogwarts Escape Room” event...

July 9th, 2018 |  


AP Exclusive: Attacks beset psychiatric center called ‘hell’

SEATTLE (AP) — Behind tall brick walls and secure windows, hundreds of patients at Washington state’s largest psychiatric hospital live in...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Don’t get sick from the fair

Don’t get sick from the fair

You have probably heard about people, especially children getting ill after visiting petting zoos or fairs. How can you enjoy the fair and reduce the ...

July 6th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Been there, didn’t do that

I am responsible for me – period. For 28 years, since I was 19, I have lived with pain from an auto accident that crushed many parts of my body....

July 12th, 2018 |  


Never leave your wife at a truck stop

Never leave your wife at a truck stop

“Florian and Myrtle Krebsbach left for Minneapolis and the Clinic because Myrtle was pretty sure she had cancer,” wrote Garrison Keillor.F...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Time to celebrate the new jobs economy

Just how hot is today’s economy? One of the best indicators is the unemployment rate. Right now, there are Americans old enough to vote who have...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Always willing to laugh with you

Always willing to laugh with you

I think that our passion can be easy, but it is how people treat each other that makes living with passion difficult. I feel like a lucky man. Truthfu...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Summer refresh for re-blooming daylilies

Summer refresh for re-blooming daylilies

Unlike regular daylilies, so-called “re-blooming” daylilies can give you constant color for much of the gardening season. Our personal fav...

July 9th, 2018 |  


Slow down and enjoy independence

Slow down and enjoy independence

“The road of life is never without trials and tribulations,” a fellow with a man-bun shouted one time from the middle of a crowd of people...

July 6th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Fayette Agricultural Society named Business of the Month

Fayette Agricultural Society named Business of the Month

The Fayette Agricultural Society was chosen as June’s Business of the Month for their longstanding dedication to Fayette County. Their cooperati...

June 8th, 2018 |  


Tractor Supply Company donates to Miami Trace FFA project

Tractor Supply Company and the National FFA Organization are supporting Ohio’s next generation of agricultural leaders through the third-annual ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


An end…and a beginning

An end…and a beginning

Although a fixture on Elm Street since 1974 is coming down this Thursday, the tear-down of the old McDonald’s restaurant will usher in the const...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Domtar EarthChoice Ambassadors donate textiles to The Well

Domtar EarthChoice Ambassadors donate textiles to The Well

At Domtar in Washington C.H., the business has EarthChoice Ambassadors who are committed to promote sustainable business practices to customers, emplo...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Wicked Sensations II joins Chamber

Wicked Sensations II joins Chamber

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed its newest member, Wicked Sensations II, LLC, located at 1159 Columbus Ave. in Washington C.H...

May 15th, 2018 |  


YUSA named Chamber Business of the Month

YUSA named Chamber Business of the Month

YUSA Corporation has been selected as the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month. Established in Washington C.H. in 1987, YUSA is an...

May 11th, 2018 |  


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