NEWS


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WHS Homecoming 2020
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WHS Queen, King introduced

Ginsburg makes history at Capitol amid turmoil

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lay in state Friday at the U.S. Capitol as the first woman ever so honored, making h...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Radcliff: Juvenile makes false abduction claim

Radcliff: Juvenile makes false abduction claim

A Westfall High School student who said she was abducted while awaiting her school bus Friday morning admitted to authorities later in the day the cla...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Mural coming to downtown Washington C.H.

Mural coming to downtown Washington C.H.

The mural that is planned to go on the Kiger and Kiger building in Washington C.H. could be up by the end of this year, according to the OSU Extension...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Adena: FCMH will not become full member

Adena: FCMH will not become full member

Adena Health System and its board of trustees have decided that Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) will not become a full member of its health sy...

September 25th, 2020 |  


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...

September 25th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Bengals, Eagles play to 23-23 tie

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Burrow kept his team from losing again. So did Carson Wentz after several mistakes.Neither quarterback earned a win, how...

September 28th, 2020 |  


Steelers playing well in all areas during 3-0 start

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin calls it “complementary” football, the ability of one unit of the Pittsburgh Steelers to feed off the ...

September 28th, 2020 |  


‘A runaway train’: Serena Williams wins opener in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams went from a 72-minute struggle of a first set that required a tiebreaker to resolve in her first-round match at the...

September 28th, 2020 |  


Grichuk, Shaw homer, Pearson returns as Blue Jays beat O’s

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Randal Grichuk and Travis Shaw homered, Nate Pearson returned from an elbow injury to earn his first major league win and t...

September 25th, 2020 |  


High School Football Scores

Friday’s ScoresBy The Associated PressPREP FOOTBALLAthens 32, Pomeroy Meigs 14Bainbridge Paint Valley 47, Chillicothe Zane Trace 13Bellefontaine...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Homecoming victory for the Blue Lions

Homecoming victory for the Blue Lions

The Washington Blue Lions football team celebrated Homecoming with a 46-9 win over the McClain Tigers Friday night.Senior Trevin Downing got the scori...

September 25th, 2020 |  


LIFE


Adena: FCMH will not become full member

Adena: FCMH will not become full member

Adena Health System and its board of trustees have decided that Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) will not become a full member of its health sy...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:August 12The Highland House, 703 Highland Ave. Standard and Critic...

September 24th, 2020 updated: September 24th, 2020. |  


What’s the secret to living to 100?

What’s the secret to living to 100?

On Aug. 15, six-year resident of Court House Manor, Jane Dill, turned 100-years-old amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, that didn’t stop her fr...

September 23rd, 2020 updated: September 23rd, 2020. |  


FCMH receives Auditor of State Award

FCMH receives Auditor of State Award

For fiscal year 2019, the accounting and finance team at Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) has once again received a clean audit report from Ohi...

September 22nd, 2020 |  


The Amish Cook gets cheesy

When I was a young girl, something I especially enjoyed was the challenge of seeing how many gallons of milk I could turn into cheese, yogurt, or crea...

September 21st, 2020 |  


OPINION


Letter: Local hospital earns praise

Forty years ago, I saw for the first time what Washington C.H.’s Main Street Fayette is promoting here: “Shop/Buy Local.” A sign in ...

September 1st, 2020 |  


‘Political correctness counts for nothing’

Editor,I noticed the local media and city council coverage of the demonstration and local protest in support of Black Lives Matter that occurred in fr...

July 14th, 2020 |  


Lining your driveway with trees

Lining your driveway with trees

Those of us with long driveways often fantasize about having a stately planting of matching driveway trees on both sides, forming a shady “tunne...

July 7th, 2020 |  


What good does protesting do?

“Don’t people know these protests are destroying our Nation?!” “Yeah! And for what? Nothing!”Think about that for a mome...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Hydrangeas — Choosing the right one

Hydrangeas — Choosing the right one

For a long-lived display of huge showy blooms, few plant families can top the diverse Hydrangea. Every year we see new Hydrangea varieties introduced,...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


Set the people free

The vast majority of the legal citizens in this country have bowed down and kissed the ring of the elite, power-obsessed politicians, and un-elected b...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


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YUSA opens new warehouse
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‘Shop Hop’ to be held downtown this month

‘Shop Hop’ to be held downtown this month

The next shop hop, “The Feast and Shop,” hosted by Main Street Fayette (MSF) is planned for Aug. 14 and 15 in downtown Washington Court Ho...

August 5th, 2020 |  


The City of Washington Court House and the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently recognized “The Guest House Spa” with a new busines...

July 29th, 2020 |  


Menards facility construction underway

Menards facility construction underway

The construction of the new Menards facility is underway in Fayette County, although there is currently no timeline for when construction will be comp...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Chamber welcomes ‘Court House Nutrition’

Chamber welcomes ‘Court House Nutrition’

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new business this week to the community, Court House Nutrition. According to the owner Nicole Reedy,...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Penwells donate to Small Business Grant fund

Penwells donate to Small Business Grant fund

Local business owners, Tony and Heather Penwell of Tony’s Welding and Fabrication, recently donated over $800 to the Fayette County Chamber of C...

June 22nd, 2020 |  


City presents plaque to ‘Lottie Mo Boutique’

City presents plaque to ‘Lottie Mo Boutique’

Lottie Mo Boutique, established December 2018, specializes in children’s fashion and handmade hair accessories. Look for the bus parked on Court...

June 15th, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA