NEWS


5:06 pm
Updated: 6:09 pm. |    
Graduation season has arrived
2:57 pm
Updated: 4:19 pm. |    
Class donates funds to FRHS
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Wednesday Farmers Market venue at TSC opens
Pregnancy Center to hold ‘Walk for Life’ Saturday

Pregnancy Center to hold ‘Walk for Life’ Saturday

The Life Pregnancy Center is inviting the community to “Walk for Life” this Saturday, May 21.It’s a two-mile walk that begins and en...

May 16th, 2022 |  


AAA: Nearly every state above $4 per gallon

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is 19 cents higher this week at $4.283 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas P...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Police: Buffalo gunman aimed to keep killing if he got away

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The white gunman accused of massacring 10 Black people in a racist rampage at a Buffalo supermarket planned to keep killing...

May 16th, 2022 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Carnegie Public Library loves Fayette County — the library serves county residents through weekly storytimes in Washington Court House and Jeffe...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Rotary recognizes local students

Rotary recognizes local students

Taylor Hixson, WCH City Schools Service Above SelfTyler Tackage, WCH City Schools Outstanding ScholarKishan Patel, WCH City Schools Outstanding Schola...

May 16th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


9:48 pm |    
Sectional champs!

Raise makes Ohio State’s Day one of highest-paid coaches

Ohio State is hiking Ryan Day’s annual salary to $9.5 million as part of a two-year contract extension that will put him among the nation’...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Keeping schools out of NIL dealings opened door for boosters

By trying to limit how much schools can help college athletes cashing in on their fame, the NCAA seems to have inadvertently opened the door for boost...

May 17th, 2022 |  


McIlroy chasing elusive 5th major title

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy was 25 years old when he hoisted the Wanamaker Trophy over his head and looked primed for a run at the PGA reco...

May 17th, 2022 |  


High School Scores

Monday’s ScoresBy The Associated PressBoy’s BaseballOHSAA Baseball ChampionshipsDivision IRegion 2Holland Springfield 10, Tol. Start 0Mans...

May 17th, 2022 updated: May 17th, 2022. |  


Ohio principals reject endorsement deals for prep athletes

CLEVELAND (AP) — High school principals in Ohio have overwhelmingly rejected a proposal to allow prep athletes to sign deals cashing in on their...

May 17th, 2022 |  


LIFE


12:55 pm |    
A bittersweet Mother’s Day

Ohio’s Hospice holds Nursing Honor Guard tribute

DAYTON, Ohio — As part of National Nurses Week, the Ohio’s Hospice Nursing Honor Guard held a tribute on May 12 at the bell tower at Ohio&...

May 17th, 2022 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Carnegie Public Library loves Fayette County — the library serves county residents through weekly storytimes in Washington Court House and Jeffe...

May 16th, 2022 |  


‘Holding the line between democracy and tyranny’

‘Holding the line between democracy and tyranny’

Editor’s note: Jeffrey Owens is a Jeffersonville native, a 1995 graduate of Miami Trace High School and 2000 graduate of Ohio University. As a l...

May 16th, 2022 |  


ODH provides information on nationwide infant formula shortage

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is aware of the nationwide infant formula shortage and representatives have been communicating directly with formu...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Community Health Fair schedule released

Community Health Fair schedule released

The Community Health Fair & Family Fun Day is around the corner. The 30th-annual event will take place on Saturday, June 11, and will again featur...

May 13th, 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


‘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 |  


Harbor Freight Tools to open in WCH

Harbor Freight Tools to open in WCH

Harbor Freight Tools has announced it will be opening a new store in Washington Court House later this year.The new store will be located at 2110 Colu...

April 19th, 2022 updated: April 19th, 2022. |  


What’s happening at McClish’s this spring?

What’s happening at McClish’s this spring?

We have been hearing that question a lot so far this spring! We will reiterate our early winter announcement letter that detailed several new exciting...

April 18th, 2022 |  


Chrisman H2O Conditioning named Business of the Month

Chrisman H2O Conditioning named Business of the Month

Chrisman H2O Conditioning has been selected as the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce’s March Business of the Month. Opening its doors September...

March 16th, 2022 |  


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