NEWS


2:50 pm
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Fayette Co. 6th in state in COVID positivity rate
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Fire claims Frankfort woman

US jobless claims rise to 286,000, highest since Oct.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level in three months as the fast-spreading omi...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Giving back by shoveling snow

Giving back by shoveling snow

Local Steven Armstrong has started a new initiative in which, after a snow storm, volunteers in the community will help the elderly, veterans and disa...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Take some time for Selah

Take some time for Selah

Job 37:14, “Hearken unto this, O Job: stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.”Someone has said that when you become used to n...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Counting the cost of our decisions

Counting the cost of our decisions

I can’t count the times that I have had to do something over because it didn’t work out the first time. In the early years of my life I wa...

January 20th, 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...

January 20th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Waverly tops Lady Lions, 46-33

WAVERLY — The Washington Lady Blue Lions made the trip down to Waverly Thursday, Jan. 20 to take on the Lady Tigers in a non-conference basketba...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Red Sox slugger Ortiz on track for baseball hall election

BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s Big Papi appears headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame — no last-minute walk-off needed.The Red Sox slugger loo...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Column: ‘Games must go on’ spiel grows weaker by the day

The Olympic Charter runs 112 pages and reads like something Gwyneth Paltrow would have written if she were in charge of the Games instead of Goop.R...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Lady Panthers fall to Chillicothe, 54-43

CHILLICOTHE — The Miami Trace Lady Panthers varsity basketball team played a Frontier Athletic Conference game at Chillicothe Saturday, Jan. 15....

January 20th, 2022 |  


Gymnasts compete in Westerville

Gymnasts compete in Westerville

The local high school gymnasts performed Jan. 12, 2022 at Westerville with Miami Trace earning third place with a 117.8 team score.Upper Arlington won...

January 20th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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Fayette Co. 6th in state in COVID positivity rate

Partly cloudy with a chance of meatball sub casserole

Tonight I held a baggie with Austin’s first tooth, which just came out. I felt a wave of joy but then a tug of sadness. How can it be? Is my lit...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Adena launches new option for emphysema/COPD patients

CHILLICOTHE – A new, minimally invasive procedure now being offered by Adena Health System is providing a breath of fresh air in the treatment o...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Have you tested your home for radon?

Have you tested your home for radon?

You may already know that smoking is the n­­umber one cause of lung cancer in the United States. But do you know what’s number two?The...

January 18th, 2022 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Tax season is approaching once more. We are excited to announce that AARP Tax Aide will be returning to Carnegie Public Library. We hope to have a sch...

January 17th, 2022 |  


FCPH: County experiencing significant COVID surge

FCPH: County experiencing significant COVID surge

As of Thursday, Fayette County’s two-week average for COVID cases is 21 times higher than the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Commission on Aging lunch & activities

The Fayette County Commission on Aging lunch menu for the week of Jan. 17-21 is as follows:MONDAYCLOSED FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING DAYTUESDAYHam & sou...

January 14th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Banana Split Dessert perfect for summer

Banana Split Dessert perfect for summer

Hello! This week’s recipe seems to scream summer to me. It is so good and refreshing for a summertime dessert, not too heavy—and it is dia...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Wednesday market vendor lineup

Wednesday market vendor lineup

Local produce dominates the vendor lineup this week at the Wednesday afternoon Fayette County Farmers Market.This venue, located in the TSC parking lo...

June 9th, 2021 |  


The Yoders return home

The Yoders return home

We’re home! Yes, home sweet home. How is it possible to have such a wonderful trip, but then be so delighted to be home again? The younger child...

June 7th, 2021 |  


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 |  


BUSINESS


Chamber welcomes DIS-TRAN Steel

Chamber welcomes DIS-TRAN Steel

The Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome DIS-TRAN Steel to the Fayette County community. DIS-TRAN is one of the country’s leading steel pol...

December 14th, 2021 |  


Kiger & Kiger named Dec. Business of the Month

Kiger & Kiger named Dec. Business of the Month

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is proud to honor James, David, & Aubrey Kiger of Kiger & Kiger lawyers LLP, as our December 2021 Busin...

December 14th, 2021 |  


Beford Ford mobile service coming soon

Beford Ford mobile service coming soon

The Beford family is extremely excited to bring a new service to the community. Beford Ford has a mobile service coming soon to service our area.This ...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


Path Behavioral Healthcare welcomed

Path Behavioral Healthcare welcomed

The City of Washington Court House and the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Path Behavioral Healthcare to town with a new business...

November 17th, 2021 |  


Remodeled WCH Kroger to be unveiled Nov. 10

Following the nearly four months of renovation, the Washington Court House Kroger store, located at 548 Clinton Ave., is set to unveil its $1 million ...

November 1st, 2021 |  


Ribbon cutting held for OK Tire

Ribbon cutting held for OK Tire

A ribbon cutting was held by the Chamber of Commerce for OK Tire’s Grand Opening of their new building. OK Tire was purchased by Andy and Stacey...

October 4th, 2021 |  


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