NEWS


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Wednesday Farmers Market venue at TSC opens
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 |  


OSHP: Man in 1-vehicle accident died from medical event

OSHP: Man in 1-vehicle accident died from medical event

HIGHLAND COUNTY – A Greenfield man died in a single-vehicle accident Saturday.The Wilmington Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigat...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Jeffersonville pool to open May 27

Jeffersonville pool to open May 27

The Jeffersonville pool is planned to open May 27 for the 2022 season if all goes according to plan, explained Jeffersonville Village Administrator Br...

May 13th, 2022 updated: May 16th, 2022. |  


Firefighters rescue dog from apartment

Firefighters rescue dog from apartment

On Friday afternoon, a fire was reported at the Village Court Apartments in Washington C.H. The occupant of the apartment was upset and was trying to ...

May 13th, 2022 updated: May 13th, 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 |  


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 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


OHSAA girls wrestling: welcome to the Schott

OHSAA girls wrestling: welcome to the Schott

COLUMBUS – The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced that its inaugural girls wrestling state tournament in March 2023 will be hel...

May 17th, 2022 |  


New Lexington wins Sectional semifinal over MT

New Lexington wins Sectional semifinal over MT

The varsity baseball team from New Lexington High School made the trip down to Miami Trace High School for the opening round of the Division II Sectio...

May 16th, 2022 |  


After Game 7 win, Mavericks will enjoy, prepare for Warriors

PHOENIX (AP) — Coach Jason Kidd made it clear during an interview before Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals that no matter what happene...

May 16th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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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 |  


A versatile recipe packed with flavor

A versatile recipe packed with flavor

Hello!This week’s recipe is a new find for me.Its on the sweet side and it has so much incredible flavor and loaded in good things for you.IR...

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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