NEWS


2:57 pm |    
Fliehman honored Monday

Commission on Aging lunch & activities

The Fayette County Commission on Aging lunch menu for the week of Aug. 2-6 is as follows:MONDAYBBQ riblet sandwich, roasted potatoes, seasoned vegetab...

July 30th, 2021 |  


‘Ohio Record Setter’ coming to Destination Outlets

‘Ohio Record Setter’ coming to Destination Outlets

Destination Outlets is keeping its summer event lineup strong and powerful by hosting the Ohio Record Setter 2021.The Ohio Record Setter is scheduled ...

July 30th, 2021 |  


County’s COVID-19 cases rise in July

County’s COVID-19 cases rise in July

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) will be offering immunization clinics for back-to-school shots, H...

July 30th, 2021 updated: July 30th, 2021. |  


Districts discuss health guidance

Districts discuss health guidance

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) released health guidance for school districts this week and with Fayette Countians going back to school soon, the ...

July 30th, 2021 |  


Crimes & Traffic reports

The following crimes and traffic reports were recently released by Washington Municipal Court:State of Ohio (WCH)Tyrone J. Huston, Martinsville, Ohio,...

July 30th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


2:57 pm |    
Fliehman honored Monday
7:23 pm
Updated: 7:43 pm. |    
Robin’s Art wins Fayette County Classic
3:18 pm
Updated: 3:20 pm. |    
Truck and tractor pulls excite large fair crowd

Running mates: Chubb, Browns sign 3-year extension

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Nick Chubb signed a three-year, $36.6 million contract extension Monday with the Cleveland Browns, an indication of the team&...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Got next: US draws Australia in women’s hoops quarterfinals

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — The next challenge for the U.S. in its quest to win a seventh consecutive Olympic gold medal is Australia as the Americans...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


No keeping her down: After a fall, busy Hassan gets a gold

TOKYO (AP) — Sifan Hassan pointed to her left shoulder. “I have pain here,” she said.Then, her right leg. “Pain here.”Th...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Allman’s Joy: Discus thrower waits out rain for gold medal

TOKYO (AP) — The path to Valarie Allman’s gold medal — the first for the U.S. track and field team at Olympic Stadium — starte...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Ethiopia’s Barega wins 1st track gold of Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Selemon Barega won the first track and field gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics on Friday and claimed the 10,000-meter title back for...

July 30th, 2021 |  


Melding newcomers with experienced vets keeps US golden

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — The U.S. women’s basketball has won six consecutive gold medals by being able to successfully meld first-time Olympi...

July 30th, 2021 |  


LIFE


3:04 pm
Updated: 3:42 pm. |    
County’s COVID-19 cases rise in July

The Yoders get their goat

Austin, our early riser and six-year-old son, and I were sharing a few quiet moments and discussing various aspects of the day ahead. That’s whe...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Yellow field spot key to choosing sweet, ripe melon

Yellow field spot key to choosing sweet, ripe melon

Whether it’s watermelon, cantaloupe, honeydew, or other melons, summer days (or any day!) are a wonderful time to indulge in these delicious, nu...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Simple pumpkin brownies

Simple pumpkin brownies

Hello! This time of the year with all the outside activities and garden work, not to mention taking care of the flower beds, I do not have a lot of ex...

July 23rd, 2021 updated: July 23rd, 2021. |  


Adena adds six new providers

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of six specialty providers. These incoming physicians and...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


FCPH provides weekly vaccine update

FCPH provides weekly vaccine update

Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) will offer back-to-school immunizations and Hepatitis A immunizations in August in addition to the weekly COVID-19...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


OPINION


3:32 pm |    
The Yoders return home
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 |  


Families are back at the Saturday market

Families are back at the Saturday market

With more and more people vaccinated, and the restrictions around travel lifting, many people are making long delayed trips, both far and near. Locall...

May 26th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


MSF to host ‘Bunny Hop’ Shop Hop Friday

MSF to host ‘Bunny Hop’ Shop Hop Friday

Main Street Fayette (MSF) is hosting an “April Bunny Hop” Shop Hop this Friday in downtown Washington Court House.The event is from 5 p.m....

April 6th, 2021 |  


Beford Ford donates masks to community

Beford Ford donates masks to community

Beford Ford in Washington Court House partnered with Ford Motor Company for Ford Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Ohio Day in March to help distrib...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Baxla Tractor under new ownership

Baxla Tractor under new ownership

Beginning April 1, the Washington Court House location of Baxla Tractor Sales Inc. will be owned and operated by Apple Farm Service, Inc.“We loo...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


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