NEWS


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Gary & Jean Shaffer named Blue Lion Heroes

Hillsboro Uptown Christmas is Friday

A weekend full of Christmas activities will return to uptown Hillsboro this weekend thanks to the city administration.On Friday the city will present ...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Ohio’s week-long deer gun hunting season is underway

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio’s annual white-tailed deer gun hunting week is off to a good start, with hunters checking 17,193 deer on Monday, Nov...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Adena Health adds four new providers

CHILLICOTHE, OH – Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of four health care providers, across multiple servic...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Groups to defend citizens’ power to amend Ohio constitution

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Foes of a proposal that would make it harder for citizens to amend Ohio’s constitution vowed Tuesday to unleash the ...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2022. There are 31 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 30, 1782, the United...

November 30th, 2022 |  


A holiday trip through WCH history

A holiday trip through WCH history

This year, Angela Williams-Gebhardt, of Key Realty, and Christy Gustin, home mortgage lender for American Eagle Mortgage, will be hosting the Washingt...

November 29th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Gary & Jean Shaffer named Blue Lion Heroes

Gary & Jean Shaffer named Blue Lion Heroes

Gary and Jean Shaffer were presented with the Blue Lion Heroes award at the Washington boys basketball game against the Adena Warriors Friday, Nov. 25...

November 30th, 2022 updated: November 30th, 2022. |  


Williams wins 1st game coaching at Fairfield

Williams wins 1st game coaching at Fairfield

You only get one chance to win your first game as a varsity head coach and that feat was accomplished by Quentin Williams Tuesday night, Nov. 29.Willi...

November 29th, 2022 |  


US advances in World Cup with 1-0 win over Iran

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Christian Pulisic kicked the ball, scored the goal and crashed into the goalkeeper, a collision that sent the American star t...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Ohio State is 5 in second-to-last CFP rankings behind USC

Ohio State was No. 5 Tuesday night in the second-to-last College Football Playoff rankings, positioned to possibly take advantage if one of the top fo...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Miami Trace wins FAC opener against McClain

Miami Trace wins FAC opener against McClain

The McClain Lady Tigers visited Miami Trace High School Saturday, Nov. 26 to open Frontier Athletic Conference play for the 2022-23 season.Miami Trace...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Local Sports Scores

Monday, Nov. 28Girls Varsity BasketballJackson 46, Hillsboro 29Wilmington 36, Washington 26...

November 29th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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Stay safe when preparing or buying homemade holiday goodies

Stay safe when preparing or buying homemade holiday goodies

Who doesn’t like homemade treats during the holidays? Here are a few helpful hints if you want to plan to make and sell your favorite homemade g...

November 24th, 2022 |  


Gathering again? Tips for a safe and healthy Thanksgiving

For families who settled for smaller gatherings and remote blessings during the height of the pandemic, this Thanksgiving looks like the return of the...

November 22nd, 2022 |  


Close to dying from COVID

Close to dying from COVID

GREENFIELD — When Kevin Jennings lost his mother to COVID-19 he hoped that would be the last of the pandemic’s wrath on his loved ones.If ...

November 22nd, 2022 |  


Paint Valley ADAMH announces ‘Write In Red’ scholarship contest winners

CHILLICOTHE — The ninth-annual Write In Red — Red Ribbon Week Essay Contest was conducted during Red Ribbon Week, Oct. 24-28, for all midd...

November 21st, 2022 |  


Enjoying a traditional Christmas tree

Enjoying a traditional Christmas tree

In today’s fast-paced, high-tech world, the ritual of a real Christmas tree captures the genuine spirit of the holidays. Decorating with live gr...

November 21st, 2022 |  


OPINION


Helping families take shape during National Adoption Month

Helping families take shape during National Adoption Month

November is National Adoption Month, which presents a great opportunity to place a renewed focus on strengthening families around Ohio.Across our stat...

November 18th, 2022 |  


Protecting customs and border protection agents from narcotics

Protecting customs and border protection agents from narcotics

Customs and Border Protection Agents are on the frontlines of our efforts to combat dangerous and illegal drugs from entering our country through our ...

November 18th, 2022 |  


Thanksgiving — Good for your health

Thanksgiving — Good for your health

Anybody having trouble getting into the Thanksgiving spirit this year? It seems like with the economy doing a tank job, the Congress doing a great dea...

November 17th, 2022 |  


Saying goodbye to a home full of memories

Saying goodbye to a home full of memories

The early morning light was just peeking over the trees as I sat down at the table on the back deck and watched the ripples streaming south down our l...

November 16th, 2022 |  


Supporting the leaders of tomorrow

Supporting the leaders of tomorrow

Seven years ago, I started the Propel Leadership Conference to bring together student leaders from all around Ohio and help them make connections with...

November 4th, 2022 |  


Burying the term ‘Rust Belt’ with EV production in Ohio

Burying the term ‘Rust Belt’ with EV production in Ohio

The rest of the world is finally recognizing what the people of Ohio already know – Ohio workers are the future of the auto industry.Honda saw t...

October 14th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


Chamber welcomes Atomic Credit Union

Chamber welcomes Atomic Credit Union

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Atomic Credit Union to Washington Court House. Located at 1501 Columbus Ave., it provides per...

November 4th, 2022 |  


City welcomes Atomic Credit Union

City welcomes Atomic Credit Union

The City of Washington Court House recently welcomed Atomic Credit Union with a New Business Plaque during its grand opening celebration. .neFileBlock...

November 1st, 2022 |  


DeHart named VP, CFO of Merchants National Bank

DeHart named VP, CFO of Merchants National Bank

HILLSBORO — Merchants National Bank announced that Jacob “Jake” DeHart will be joining the bank as a vice president and CFO. In addi...

October 31st, 2022 |  


Local farmer, Bayer fund team up for donation to Fayette Christian School STEM

Local farmer Kenneth Arnold recently directed a $5,000 Bayer Fund America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation to Fayette Christian School STEM.I...

October 27th, 2022 |  


Blue Lion Student-Run Credit Union to open in Nov.

Blue Lion Student-Run Credit Union to open in Nov.

Atomic Credit Union is excited to announce the opening of the Blue Lion Student-Run Credit Union. Washington Court House City Schools will officially ...

October 26th, 2022 |  


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