NEWS


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Land Transfers

The following land transfers were released online:Recorded Sept. 2Connie and Mervin Coulter to Alan Binegar, 636 Willabar Drive, consideration $125,00...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Pfizer says COVID vaccine works in kids ages 5-11

Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon — a key...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Oktoberfest at St. Colman to return Oct. 2

Oktoberfest at St. Colman to return Oct. 2

“Oktoberfest” will soon be returning for the fourth year at St. Colman Parish in Washington Court House — and the public is invited ...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Gathering of the Jeffersonville HS Class of ‘61

Gathering of the Jeffersonville HS Class of ‘61

Local graduates of the Jeffersonville High School Class of 1961 recently came together for a preliminary gathering. Graduates sponsored one of the ...

September 20th, 2021 |  


AAA: Gas prices jump in Ohio

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is 10 cents higher this week at $3.086 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas P...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Historic statues return to Blue Lion family

Historic statues return to Blue Lion family

On Saturday, a re-dedication ceremony was held at Washington High School (WHS) for historic statues that have undergone a journey to get back to the B...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


SPORTS


McClain wins FAC boys golf match No. 5

McClain wins FAC boys golf match No. 5

JACKSON — The race for the Frontier Athletic Conference boys golf title got a little closer Thursday, Sept. 16 when the six FAC teams met at Jac...

September 20th, 2021 |  


No. 9 Buckeyes struggle with Tulsa, pull away for 41-20 win

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Freshman running back TreVeyon Henderson’s big day put him amid elite company in the Ohio State record book, and it ...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Carr throws for 382 yards, Raiders top Steelers 26-17

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jon Gruden’s long, arduous multi-state, multi-year rebuilding project may finally be nearing its end.The swagger might b...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Mayfield shakes off injury, leads Browns past Texans 31-21

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield wasn’t missing a snap. So once his left shoulder got popped back into its socket, there was no stopping hi...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Bengals lose to Bears, 20-17

CHICAGO (AP) — Coming off one of his best games as a pro and facing a defense that struggled in a season-opening loss, Joe Burrow looked as if h...

September 20th, 2021 |  


High School Football Scores

Friday’s ScoresThe Associated Press PREP FOOTBALLAkr. Coventry 50, Akr. Springfield 8Akr. Manchester 35, Loudonville 7Alliance 27, Salem 21, OTA...

September 17th, 2021 |  


LIFE


Homeschooling at the Yoders’

Today I’m sticking with my promise to fill you in on homeschooling.Okay, can you picture those old-fashioned three-bottom plows? You know those ...

September 16th, 2021 |  


COVID vaccination clinics to be held locally

COVID vaccination clinics to be held locally

Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) will offer COVID-19 vaccines in two community locations on Monday, Sept. 20.A drive-thru clinic will be held at th...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Adena rescheduling overnight elective surgical procedures

Adena rescheduling overnight elective surgical procedures

CHILLICOTHE – As of Wednesday, Sept. 15, Adena Health System is rescheduling its elective surgical procedures for a later date that require an o...

September 15th, 2021 |  


FCPH: Local COVID resources available

FCPH: Local COVID resources available

Fayette County Public Health is reminding the public that the health department does not provide COVID-19 testing but there are other options.Below is...

September 10th, 2021 |  


Buckeye Brownies recipe

Buckeye Brownies recipe

Hello! With football season and parties, I thought this week’s recipe should reflect just that.Several years ago, I ran across this recipe and t...

September 10th, 2021 |  


Summer chalupas sizzle

I decided that I would like to give Gloria a break again for a week, I anyway had a couple things I wanted to share, ah sorry, it may be about relatio...

September 7th, 2021 |  


OPINION


The Yoders return home

The Yoders return home

We’re home! Yes, home sweet home. How is it possible to have such a wonderful trip, but then be so delighted to be home again? The younger child...

June 7th, 2021 |  


More than 200 join reading program

More than 200 join reading program

More than 200 Fayette County children, teens and adults have already registered and are participating in the Summer Reading Program at Carnegie Public...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Chicken Enchiladas

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Chicken Enchiladas

Hello! I like stepping out of my comfort zone occasionally and just trying new recipes. Sometimes the new ones I find are delicious keepers.My husband...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Don’t Fry Day

Don’t Fry Day

Do you have your sun screen on? With the weather improving it’s time to protect yourself from skin cancer. Friday, May 28th is designated “...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Strawberry Cream Cheese Spread

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Strawberry Cream Cheese Spread

Hello! Strawberries seem to be so sweet and juicy this year — not to mention, they taste so fresh and good.The smell of those fresh berries just...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Remembering medal of honor recipients

Remembering medal of honor recipients

Four Civil War soldiers from Fayette County received the Medal of Honor. The Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award for valor, was ...

May 28th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Tax free weekend fun at Destination Outlets

Tax free weekend fun at Destination Outlets

Destination Outlets (formerly known as Tanger) in Jeffersonville is making the Ohio Tax Free Weekend even sweeter.On Friday, Aug. 6 through Sunday, Au...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Armco reunion planned for August

The 11th Armco Reunion is planned for Friday, Aug. 13 at the American Legion Post 25 in Washington Court House.About 68 years ago, Armco Steel Corpora...

July 1st, 2021 |  


McDonald’s holds ‘Community Day’

McDonald’s holds ‘Community Day’

A tradition continued recently as the Epifano’s McDonald’s of Fayette County & Jamestown aired a special Community Day remote from the...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Ribbon cutting Friday for remodeled Walmart

Ribbon cutting Friday for remodeled Walmart

Washington Court House residents will soon get a first look at the newly-remodeled Walmart Supercenter as the much-anticipated project is now complete...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Terrie’s Dance Spectrum holds 40th recital

Terrie’s Dance Spectrum holds 40th recital

Terrie Chapman — owner of Terrie’s Dance Spectrum and Cheer Center — recently held her 40th recital on Memorial Day weekend with a p...

June 8th, 2021 |  


MSF ‘Chocolate Walk’ set to return

MSF ‘Chocolate Walk’ set to return

The annual Main Street Fayette (MSF) Chocolate Walk is planned to happen this year following the cancellation of the 2020 chocolate walk due to the CO...

April 7th, 2021 |  


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