NEWS


5:01 pm |    
MT holds 60th commencement
New micro-documentary music video filmed in WCH

New micro-documentary music video filmed in WCH

Filmed entirely in downtown Washington Court House, Toadstool Shadow’s new video premieres on its YouTube channel this Friday, May 27. Toadstool...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Ohio Federation of Republican Women’s Club visits WCH

Ohio Federation of Republican Women’s Club visits WCH

The Ohio Federation of Republican Women held a regional meeting on Saturday, May 14 in Washington Court House.Members from six counties gathered for a...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Police Arrests/Citations

According to reports, the following individuals have been arrested or cited by the Washington C.H. Police Department. They are presumed innocent unles...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


In 2 states, 1 in 20 residents missed during US head count

Around 1 in 20 residents in Arkansas and Tennessee were missed during the 2020 census, and four other U.S. states had significant undercounts of their...

May 20th, 2022 |  


CAC offers numerous programs

CAC offers numerous programs

The Community Action Commission of Fayette County recently celebrated its 55th anniversary, and this month is recognizing “Community Action Mont...

May 20th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


6:48 pm |    
MT sending 16 to Regionals

Celtics torch Heat early, even series with 102-82 blowout

BOSTON (AP) — The Miami Heat left Jayson Tatum lying on the court with a pain in his neck in the closing minutes of Game 3.The Celtics All-Star ...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Steelers’ QB derby now in full swing

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin isn’t into drawing conclusions on anything in the middle of the spring. Not when the Pittsburgh Steelers coa...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Autopsy: Steelers QB Haskins was drunk when fatally struck

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins was legally drunk and had taken drugs before he was fatally struck b...

May 24th, 2022 updated: May 24th, 2022. |  


David Ortiz says life has changed since Hall of Fame vote

NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — Newly elected Hall of Famer David Ortiz knows he’s got to enjoy life every day after his shooting in the Dominican Re...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Thiem out of sync, out of French Open with 10th loss in row

PARIS (AP) — It all used to come so easily for Dominic Thiem on a tennis court — his powerful forehand, his elegant backhand, his hit-whic...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


LIFE


A summertime tradition

A summertime tradition

Hello! When the weather gets warm, I think of ice cream. YUM.One of my favorite things to do in the summertime is to go get a Banana Split. I don̵...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Working to aid families during formula shortage

COLUMBUS — Ohio Department of Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff, MD, MBA announced Wednesday that department officials requested that the U.S. De...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Summer reading program set to kick off

Summer reading program set to kick off

Join us for a summer of fun at Carnegie Public Library! The children’s Summer Reading Program (SRP) begins on May 20 and is for children from bi...

May 17th, 2022 |  


STOP THE BLEED® training saves lives

STOP THE BLEED® training saves lives

National STOP THE BLEED® Day is May 19. STOP THE BLEED® is a national awareness campaign that has been influenced by the events happening ar...

May 17th, 2022 |  


A bittersweet Mother’s Day

A bittersweet Mother’s Day

“Happy Mother’s day!” It was Julia, sleepily walking out of the bedroom holding, Gumdrop, her pet miniature poodle. Snuggling up nex...

May 17th, 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


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 |  


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 |  


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