NEWS


Skeletal remains found Thursday near Hillsboro

Skeletal remains were found Thursday afternoon in a wooded area off U.S. 50 near Swisshelm Lane outside the Hillsboro corporation limits, according to...

December 13th, 2019 |  


US, China near deal that would suspend planned tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration and China are close to finalizing a modest trade agreement that would suspend tariffs that are set to...

December 12th, 2019 |  


‘Encore Foundation’ to hold Christmas variety show

‘Encore Foundation’ to hold Christmas variety show

Dedicated to supporting the arts within the city, the Washington Court House Encore Foundation will hold its first Hometown Christmas Variety Show nex...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Oldest DKG book club celebrates the holidays

Oldest DKG book club celebrates the holidays

“Librarian” for the Book Chicks is retired MTHS English teacher Jean Ann Davis, who can be seen frequently in Carnegie Public Library. She...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Court won’t halt lawsuits against doctor in murder case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio hospital doctor who pleaded not guilty to murder in 25 patients’ deaths was unsuccessful in his latest bid t...

December 12th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


College Football Bowl Games

2019-20 Bowl GlanceBy The Associated PressAll Times ESTFriday, Dec. 20Bahamas BowlNassauBuffalo (7-5) vs. Charlotte (7-5), 2 p.m (ESPN)Frisco (Texas) ...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Grounded: Browns humble Chubb eyes wins, not rushing title

CLEVELAND (AP) — The chant began almost as a pleading cry and has grown into something of a commandment during Browns home games this season.It ...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Peter Frates, known for ice bucket challenge, laid to rest

BOSTON (AP) — To honor Peter Frates — the former Boston College baseball player whose public battle with ALS helped make the ice bucket ch...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Ravens playing their best, soaring toward No. 1 seed in AFC

BALTIMORE (AP) — Seven-time Pro Bowl guard Marshal Yanda owns a Super Bowl ring and has played on several excellent teams with the Baltimore Rav...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Army seniors ready for last hurrah on the football field

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Army quarterback Kelvin Hopkins Jr. is a bundle of nerves. The thought of playing one’s final college game can hav...

December 12th, 2019 |  


MT j-v boys beat Waverly, Chillicothe

The Miami Trace boys junior-varsity basketball team has won a pair of recent games.On Saturday, Dec. 7, Miami Trace hosted Waverly.The Panthers defeat...

December 12th, 2019 |  


LIFE


Hold the raw, unpasteurized eggs from your holiday recipes

Hold the raw, unpasteurized eggs from your holiday recipes

I love to drink eggnog this time of year, and hollandaise sauce is a rich indulgence that puts me in the holiday mood. While I typically make my own e...

December 13th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook

This week Julia and I would like to share some of her adventures on school projects with her friends, including old fashioned noodle making at Uncle V...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Washington Garden Club busy with travel

The Washington Garden Club has been busy traveling. The club members have been to several locations, and the latest is the Deer Creek State Park and R...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Romaine lettuce alert affects Ohio, other states

Romaine lettuce alert affects Ohio, other states

I saw that there’s been another alert about romaine lettuce. How do I know whether what’s in my fridge is part of the impacted varieties? ...

December 9th, 2019 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

This week, join us for a very special event on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 5:30 p.m. The community is invited to an evening program at Carnegie Public Librar...

December 6th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Still standing in amazement
Helping foster youth find safe, stable homes

Helping foster youth find safe, stable homes

A safe, stable home is the foundation for opportunity – without it, it can be hard to hold down a job, pursue a degree, and to build a life.But ...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Trim strips save maintenance

Trim strips save maintenance

Trimming grass under fences and around obstacles is one of the most boring and repetitive landscape maintenance chores. Many farmers and homeowners ad...

December 10th, 2019 |  


One of the great all-time cooks

One of the great all-time cooks

I’ve been waiting to hear from the “man card” police for a few years now and haven’t, which makes me believe that maybe, just ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Your best Christmas gift?

The average American will spend $920 on Christmas gifts this year reaching a total of more than $1 trillion in holiday spending. Eight percent said th...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Internet access for rural Ohio

Internet access for rural Ohio

Most Ohioans can get access to a steady, fast internet connection at work or home. Unfortunately, for Ohioans living outside our big urban areas, broa...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


Christmas trees you can plant

Christmas trees you can plant

Many families we know have a yearly ritual of planting a live tree each Christmas, creating terrific windbreaks or landscape plantings that increase t...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


First Midwest Supply Chain Training Academy to open at Walmart Distribution Center

The Walmart Distribution Center in Washington Court House will be home to Walmart’s second Supply Chain Training Academy – the first in th...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Two receive Senior Master Technician awards

Two receive Senior Master Technician awards

Beford Service was recently recognized with “Senior Master Technicians” awards.Austin Finley received his first Senior Master Technician A...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Domtar presents check to help fund ‘Big Blue Bus’

Domtar presents check to help fund ‘Big Blue Bus’

Recently, Domtar Washington Court House Converting presented a check for $1,187 to Washington Court House City Schools to help continue funding “...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Scarecrows hiding at the Shop Hop

Scarecrows hiding at the Shop Hop

During Wednesday’s Washington C.H. City Council meeting, council member Kendra Hernandez took the opportunity to promote the Scarecrow Shop Hop ...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Speedway to hire 350 employees in Ohio

ENON – Speedway LLC (Speedway) is looking to hire 350 employees in Ohio with open interviews taking place at all Ohio locations on Wednesday, Se...

September 6th, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA