NEWS


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DP&L updates power outages
1:32 pm
Updated: 2:09 pm. |    
FCMH to offer new procedure for cancer patients
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Ice storm causes outages
Ice storm causes outages

Ice storm causes outages

Nearly 600 people in Fayette County were still without power Thursday evening following a wide-spread ice storm that caused havoc throughout the count...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Lawmakers pass ‘stand your ground’ bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawmakers in the Ohio House opened a lame-duck session by approving relaxed gun regulations and a strict anti-abortion bil...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Rodgers found ‘not guilty’ of rape

Rodgers found ‘not guilty’ of rape

Richard Ray Rodgers was found “not guilty” of first-degree felony rape Thursday after the jury deliberated for about 30 minutes in Fayette...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Free career exploration workshop for middle schoolers rescheduled

A Career Exploration Workshop for middle schoolers and parents set for Nov. 15 at Laurel Oaks Career Campus has been rescheduled to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov...

November 15th, 2018 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Give thanks’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Give thanks’

Thanksgiving is such a wonderful time with family and friends. We come together to give God thanks for all the blessings He has given us. In 1 Thessal...

November 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


3:48 pm
Updated: 4:30 pm. |    
White named MTYFP Coach of the Year

Big game on any stage

NEW YORK (AP) — Pinstripe uniforms. The Empire State Building shining blue and gold. The marching band performing at Bryant Park and the drummer...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Baker’s boys: Mayfield has Browns believing dark days over

CLEVELAND (AP) — The losing has slowed, but hasn’t stopped for the ever-rebuilding Browns. They’re in the midst of yet another coach...

November 16th, 2018 |  


OSU seeking consistency vs Maryland

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer hates having to defend the performance of his ninth-ranked Buckeyes, who still have a shot...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Later Le’Veon; Steelers move on with Bell out of the mix

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent the better part of 10 months waiting on Le’Veon Bell to show up for work. They said all th...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Kyle Busch has 2nd NASCAR Cup championship in sight

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch has been showered in confetti and sprayed champagne in every victory lane in NASCAR.So when the traditional ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Subway alums on board for Notre Dame return to New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Delaney grew up in New Jersey listening to Notre Dame games on the radio with his father, who — like many blue-collar ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


LIFE


1:32 pm
Updated: 2:09 pm. |    
FCMH to offer new procedure for cancer patients
FCMH to offer new procedure for cancer patients

FCMH to offer new procedure for cancer patients

Fayette County Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce a new service available to assist cancer patients in gaining back their range of motion.Ultras...

November 16th, 2018 updated: November 16th, 2018. |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Coming up this Saturday, Nov. 17 starting at 11 a.m., local author Lorre Black and illustrator Peyton Black will host a meet and greet for their book,...

November 12th, 2018 |  


FCMH focuses on antibiotic stewardship

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) staff members are working hard to protect patients – this time by NOT prescribing medications. Antibioti...

November 9th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: Homemade Sloppy Joes perfect comfort food

Ever since Grandma’s death, I knew the auction was coming up. But then, you can’t really face it until it comes to reality. The Amish trad...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Miami Trace FFA coordinates with American Red Cross

Miami Trace FFA coordinates with American Red Cross

The Miami Trace FFA, in cooperation with the American Red Cross, holds four blood drives throughout the school year. On Sept. 21, the chapter conducte...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Will the circle be unbroken?

Will the circle be unbroken?

It is only a six-foot circle of wood.The rough piece of old oak from the rural Clinch Mountains of Tennessee had called a historic church in Nashville...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Beyond crazy in America

The horrendous shooting of 12 innocent people at a country music bar in Twin Oaks California reminds us that no place in America is safe. If we though...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Is the ‘Empress Tree’ a tree or a weed?

Is the ‘Empress Tree’ a tree or a weed?

We often get questions about a tree called the “Purple Empress” (Paulownia tomentosa) from people who have seen the tree in bloom or in ma...

November 12th, 2018 |  


My brief, ill-fated political career

My brief, ill-fated political career

I had a lot of bad ideas in college.Many of them came about after a night of imbibing.Most of them were ill-fated attempts to impress a girl.All of th...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Rural residents grapple with shifting long-term care system

Across the nation, Americans are making tough decisions about long-term health care for themselves and their loved ones. Access to a level of care tha...

November 8th, 2018 |  


How dogs perceive the world

How dogs perceive the world

“Dog training affirms that his natural instincts and skills can be encouraged and developed.” UnknownIn my early years as a dog trainer, I...

November 6th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Pennington Bakery retirees hold reunion

Pennington Bakery retirees hold reunion

Retired employees of the Pennington Bakery gathered at Our Place Restaurant on Sunday, Oct. 21 for a meal and time of fellowship.Reflections of the jo...

October 26th, 2018 |  


50 years of care from HCF management

Fifty years ago a group of concerned individuals came together to fill a need for compassionate and rehabilitative care. They formed HCF Management, I...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Fayette Pharmacy named October Business of the Month

Fayette Pharmacy named October Business of the Month

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors named Fayette Pharmacy their October Business of the Month. Operating from their new location at 15...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Walmart Heart plans ‘special day’ for local child

Walmart Heart plans ‘special day’ for local child

Local 5-year-old Niles Hawkins will be named an honorary Walmart driver this Saturday at 11 a.m.Niles will have the opportunity to ride in a semi-truc...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Open house set to celebrate ‘Indigo Roots’

Open house set to celebrate ‘Indigo Roots’

On Saturday, the re-branding of Washington Court House’s local yoga studio will be celebrated with an open house.The celebration will mark the s...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Chamber to host ‘Coffee & Commerce’ Oct. 17

Chamber to host ‘Coffee & Commerce’ Oct. 17

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is inviting its members to gather for Coffee & Commerce — a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one wit...

September 26th, 2018 updated: September 26th, 2018. |  


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