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Governments working to craft unusual opioid bargain

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s governor, attorney general and dozens of local governments are nearing agreement on divvying up proceeds of a...

February 19th, 2020 |  


53rd Teen Talent Show coming Sunday

53rd Teen Talent Show coming Sunday

The 53rd-annual Teen Talent Show (formerly the Kiwanis Teen Talent Show) will take place this Sunday at Miami Trace High School.The show will be held ...

February 19th, 2020 updated: February 19th, 2020. |  


Local assistance for and by ‘Box65’

Local assistance for and by ‘Box65’

According to Fayette County Box65 Scene Support (Box65) Captain Kimmy Glispie, the local Box65 has made eight runs since it began in June to assist fi...

February 19th, 2020 |  


McClain’s Borsini breaks 49-year-old swimming record

McClain’s Borsini breaks 49-year-old swimming record

McClain High School’s Tiger Sharks broke two school records this month in postseason meets.During the Southeast District Tournament on Feb. 12, ...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Laurel Oaks students head to state business competition

Laurel Oaks Business Professionals of America (BPA) students competed in research presentations and testing in finance, marketing, technology, and man...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Drugs land Greenfield man in prison

Drugs land Greenfield man in prison

The wheels of justice were swift for a Greenfield man who was arrested on drug charges Oct. 24, 2019, was indicted Dec. 3, 2019 and then pled guilty a...

February 19th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Senior gymnast excels
Senior gymnast excels

Senior gymnast excels

Traveling to Columbus Monday, Feb. 10, the Miami Trace High School gymnastics team competed in a quad meet with all the Hilliard teams – Bradley...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week earlier than scheduled to accommodate a national te...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Panthers fall to Logan Elm, 51-26

Panthers fall to Logan Elm, 51-26

CHILLICOTHE — The Miami Trace Panthers made the trip down to Southeastern High School for a Division II Sectional semifinal game against the Log...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Stanton: I would have hit 80-plus homers if I knew pitches

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees star Giancarlo Stanton imagined having the advantage the Houston Astros gained in their scam.“If knew ...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Gymnasts compete at Buckeye Valley

Gymnasts compete at Buckeye Valley

On Friday, Feb. 7, the Miami Trace gymnastics team, along with student-athletes from Washington High School and Greeneview High School, traveled to De...

February 19th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Brownie Bars

Amid coronavirus fears, a second wave of flu hits US kids

NEW YORK (AP) — A second wave of flu is hitting the U.S., turning this into one of the nastiest seasons for children in a decade.The number of c...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Brownie Bars

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Brownie Bars

Hello! I used to get together with a group of ladies and we would play cards once a week and each one of us would bring a dish. My duty was to bring d...

February 14th, 2020 updated: February 14th, 2020. |  


Ohio flu hospitalizations continue to rise

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reports that the number of new influenza-related hospitalizations rose again last week. The 994 h...

February 14th, 2020 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Cryptozoologists, skeptics, and all fans of the phenomenal: On Saturday, Feb. 22 at 12:30 p.m., Dusty Ruth, an investigator for the Bigfoot Research O...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:January 29Court House Manor, 555 N Glenn Ave. Follow-up inspection...

February 11th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Protecting Social Security
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Learning from history

Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:Am writing to let you know about some of the Jan. 20 and Feb. 15 Perry Township Board happenings. Trustee Dus...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Toss out titles, absorb information

Toss out titles, absorb information

In the past several months my editor, along with a couple friends, have suggested I write a column as I tend to be passionate and highly opinionated&#...

February 17th, 2020 |  


Humbled by a guitar master

Humbled by a guitar master

When it comes time to regenerate, I usually head south. Nashville or the Smokeys are my usual destinations. Last weekend we headed to Nashville. It ha...

February 17th, 2020 |  


New meaning for Valentine’s Day

New meaning for Valentine’s Day

The festival of Lupercalia was a Roman celebration, and I am told that while it survived early Christianity, Pope Gelasius replaced it with St. Valent...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Designing & installing Perennial gardens

Designing & installing Perennial gardens

For the home gardener, the term Perennial means a plant with stems that usually die back in winter and a root system from which new foliage and flower...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Corner of Hope: Our own beacon of light

Corner of Hope: Our own beacon of light

It’s been one of those terrible, horrible, very bad, no good days. You get home and turn on the news just to see disaster and despair when all y...

February 11th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


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McKesson to move to Jefferson Twp.
The Willow Restaurant reopening Friday

The Willow Restaurant reopening Friday

The Willow Restaurant in Washington C.H. is reopening Friday at 11 a.m. after it was forced to close due to a structure fire last July.The restaurant,...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Capuana’s Courtview opens for business

Capuana’s Courtview opens for business

The City of Washington Court House recently presented Capuana’s Courtview Delicatessen with a new business plaque. Capuana’s is located at...

February 4th, 2020 |  


Valentine’s Shop Hop coming to downtown WCH

Valentine’s Shop Hop coming to downtown WCH

Main Street Fayette (MSF) is hosting another “Shop Hop” this month, and this time it follows a Valentine’s Day theme and will featur...

January 31st, 2020 |  


New WCH businesses recognized

New WCH businesses recognized

The City of Washington Court House recently presented A1 Nails, located on Leesburg Avenue in front of Walmart with a New Business Plaque. Pictured ar...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Registration open for BWC’s workplace safety and health conference

COLUMBUS — Registration is now open for the Ohio Safety Congress & Expo (OSC 2020) hosted by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation ...

January 15th, 2020 |  


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