NEWS


The danger of slippery places

The danger of slippery places

I Peter 5:8, “Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking who he may devour.”Satan ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Come together in unity

Come together in unity

The other day I went to one of my grandson’s baseball games. It was the bottom of the last inning and they were coming up to bat. My grandson...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Second Farmers Market set for Saturday

Second Farmers Market set for Saturday

In her poem, A New England Gardener Gets Personal, Maxine Kumin writes “Kale/curls. Laughs at cold rain./ Survives/leaf-snapping hail./Under sno...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Largest group of residency graduates commit to practice at Adena

CHILLICOTHE, OH – When Adena Health System’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) program began in 2012, there were only six physicians in the...

May 19th, 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 19th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Sectional champs!

Naomi Osaka gets rematch as she returns to French Open

PARIS (AP) — Naomi Osaka will not have the luxury of easing into her return to the courts of the French Open, facing a tough foe in her very fir...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Lawmakers want Ohio State’s 2010 football season restored

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2010 season of the Ohio State University football team, vacated after a memorabilia-for-cash scandal, should be restor...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Curry’s 21 points, 12 boards lead Warriors in Game 1

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Once Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson slowed down, caught their breath and stopped rushing shots, the Splash Brothers got on...

May 19th, 2022 |  


A&M’s Fisher fires back at ‘narcissist’ Saban

Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher called Nick Saban a “narcissist” Thursday after the Alabama coach accused the Souheastern Conference riva...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Another Triple Crown long shot? Fenwick is 50-1 in Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — Rich Strike winning the Kentucky Derby at 80-1 may not be the only big upset this Triple Crown season.Not if Fenwick has anythi...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Sectional champs!

Sectional champs!

The Washington Blue Lions varsity baseball team hosted the Panthers from New Lexington High School in a Division II Sectional championship game Wednes...

May 18th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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A summertime tradition
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 |  


Ohio’s Hospice holds Nursing Honor Guard tribute

DAYTON, Ohio — As part of National Nurses Week, the Ohio’s Hospice Nursing Honor Guard held a tribute on May 12 at the bell tower at Ohio&...

May 17th, 2022 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Carnegie Public Library loves Fayette County — the library serves county residents through weekly storytimes in Washington Court House and Jeffe...

May 16th, 2022 |  


‘Holding the line between democracy and tyranny’

‘Holding the line between democracy and tyranny’

Editor’s note: Jeffrey Owens is a Jeffersonville native, a 1995 graduate of Miami Trace High School and 2000 graduate of Ohio University. As a l...

May 16th, 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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