NEWS


CAC: Working toward a drug-free community

CAC: Working toward a drug-free community

The Community Action Commission of Fayette County is sharing information on its programs in recognition of this month being “Community Action Mo...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Ray Liotta, ‘Goodfellas’ and ‘Field of Dreams’ star, dies

Ray Liotta, the actor best known for playing mobster Henry Hill in “Goodfellas” and baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson in “Field o...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Honoring the county’s heroes

Honoring the county’s heroes

David Meister, commander of Henry Casey Camp 92 Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, recently conducted a Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony at t...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Please the Heavenly Father

Please the Heavenly Father

John 8:29, “And he that sent me is with me; the Father hath not left me alone; for I do always those things that please him.”This verse te...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Farmers Market celebrates ‘Strawberry Days’

Farmers Market celebrates ‘Strawberry Days’

Everything’s coming up Roses! No, wait……STRAWBERRIES! While the full strawberry moon doesn’t occur until June 14 (typically th...

May 26th, 2022 |  


‘Hot Head Burritos’ open for business

‘Hot Head Burritos’ open for business

Hot Head Burritos, now located in Washington Court House, held a soft opening on Monday and is fully open and ready to serve the community.The new loc...

May 25th, 2022 updated: May 25th, 2022. |  


SPORTS


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District champs!

Herta walks away from crash during Indianapolis 500 practice

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colton Herta rolled his Indianapolis 500 car end-over-end during Friday’s final practice. The star driver for Andretti...

May 27th, 2022 |  


Don’t count Montoya out, he’s only at Indianapolis to win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Oh, that’s just Juan.That’s what they say about Juan Pablo Montoya when he doesn’t want to do something, p...

May 27th, 2022 |  


Reds have highest-scoring day in 23 years, rout Cubs 20-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — After getting a cortisone shot and a few days off, Kyle Farmer helped power the Cincinnati Reds to their highest-scoring game ...

May 26th, 2022 |  


MT track competes in Pickerington D-I Regional meet

MT track competes in Pickerington D-I Regional meet

PICKERINGTON — The Miami Trace Panthers track and field team sent a large contingent of its members to the Division I Regional track meet at Pic...

May 26th, 2022 |  


District champs!

District champs!

ATHENS — The Washington Blue Lion baseball team continued its postseason winning streak, extending it to four in a row, with a 3-0 District cham...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Blue Lions baseball wins district title

On Wednesday evening, the Washington Blue Lions baseball team won the Division II District Championship 3-0 over Sheridan.The victory gave the Blue Li...

May 25th, 2022 |  


LIFE


Ray Liotta, ‘Goodfellas’ and ‘Field of Dreams’ star, dies

Ray Liotta, the actor best known for playing mobster Henry Hill in “Goodfellas” and baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson in “Field o...

May 26th, 2022 |  


A sure sign that summer is around the bend

A sure sign that summer is around the bend

Plump sweet berries and red juice running down little chins mark a sure sign of summer around the bend. Ever since I was a little girl strawberries ra...

May 25th, 2022 |  


Are you ready for some UV rays?

Are you ready for some UV rays?

Just in time for all of the fun outdoor summer activities to start, we are reminded that May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. While summer sunshine bri...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Adena hosts ‘Breaking the Stigma’ event

CHILLICOTHE, OH – While the COVID-19 pandemic may have pushed the opioid crisis off the front pages the last couple of years, its impact on over...

May 24th, 2022 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

The second half of May is a time of anticipation for library staff as we are dotting the i’s, crossing the t’s, and finalizing every detai...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


CDC expands COVID booster eligibility

CDC expands COVID booster eligibility

Following Thursday’s meeting of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), CDC is expanding the eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine b...

May 20th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Vote for the MT renewal levy on May 3

Dear Editor,We are writing to urge Miami Trace School District voters to vote for the upcoming levy. The Miami Trace renewal levy on May 3 is not a ne...

April 22nd, 2022 |  


Please support MT emergency renewal levy

Editor:As a former teacher in the Miami Trace educational system I am encouraging you to support the renewal levy by voting yes. Both of my children a...

April 20th, 2022 |  


‘Let’s keep the dream alive for today’s kids’

Dear Record-Herald Editor,When we moved to Fayette County in 1965 with our brand new teaching certificates, we were told about a dream to someday educ...

April 18th, 2022 |  


‘Keep Miami Trace great’

Dear Editor,I would like to thank the Miami Trace community for supporting our district in the past! Miami Trace provides excellent opportunities for ...

April 18th, 2022 |  


Strong schools, strong community

Editor,My name is Andrea Garland and I am a second grade teacher at Miami Trace Elementary School. Strong schools are the foundation to a strong commu...

April 15th, 2022 |  


An investment in our students’ future

Editor,I write this letter in support of the Miami Trace Local Schools renewal levy. The district has placed an issue on the May 3 ballot. Officially ...

April 15th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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‘Hot Head Burritos’ open for business
Hartley Oil Company named Business of the Month

Hartley Oil Company named Business of the Month

The Fayette County Chamber Of Commerce has recognized Hartley Oil Company as the Business of the Month. Located at 907 Columbus Ave in Washington C.H....

May 16th, 2022 |  


Vinyl Coffee celebrates one year

Vinyl Coffee celebrates one year

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to congratulate Vinyl Coffee on its first anniversary. Owner Branson Moody says the business name c...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Open Box Outlet holds grand opening

Open Box Outlet holds grand opening

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently congratulated Open Box Outlet on its grand opening and ribbon cutting. Chamber President Kristy Bowers...

May 12th, 2022 |  


‘Dotting Our Community With Color’

‘Dotting Our Community With Color’

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce was excited to celebrate Lorre Black Umbrellas art, “Dotting Our Community With Color,” Friday at S...

May 3rd, 2022 |  


Le Ella Lanes named Chamber Business of the Month

Le Ella Lanes named Chamber Business of the Month

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is proud to recognize Le Ella Lanes as its Business of the Month. Owned by Ron and Diane Amore Jr., Le Ella Lan...

April 27th, 2022 |  


Apple Farm Service to hold Ride-N-Drive event at county fairgrounds

Apple Farm Service is organizing a Ride-N-Drive event to be held at the Allen County Fairgrounds (Lima), April 30, from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. and again...

April 22nd, 2022 |  


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