NEWS


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Losing in order to win

Holiday shopping kicks off, inflation dampens spirits

NEW YORK (AP) — While Black Friday will mark a return to familiar holiday shopping patterns, uncertainty still remains.The U.S. job market remai...

November 24th, 2022 |  


Two robberies reported in city

Two robberies reported in city

Police recently responded to two alleged robberies in the City of Washington Court House — with an arrest made in one incident and an ongoing in...

November 24th, 2022 |  


The foundation to build our lives on

The foundation to build our lives on

In our journey through this life we run into many things that we do not have the answer for. What to do when we have bills that need paid and there is...

November 24th, 2022 |  


Tree lighting this Sunday

Tree lighting this Sunday

This Sunday, Nov. 27, the annual Christmas Parade will be taking place in downtown Washington Court House, starting at 3 p.m.The parade will weave thr...

November 23rd, 2022 |  


Lora Loyd’s 4th grade MTES students: ‘If I Were a Thankgiving Turkey’ Part 2

Lora Loyd’s 4th grade MTES students: ‘If I Were a Thankgiving Turkey’ Part 2

Miami Trace Elementary fourth grade students:By: Ashtyn RuthIf I were a Thankgiving turkey, I would feel terrified because I don’t want to be ea...

November 23rd, 2022 |  


SPORTS


New coaches lead ancient rivals into Notre Dame-USC clash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — No. 5 Southern California’s swift transformation from a program in disarray to a revitalized powerhouse in its first se...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Cousins, Vikings rebound from blowout to beat Patriots 33-26

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have quickly become a confident and resilient team under rookie coach Kevin O’Connell and his sta...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Lamb sets table on Thanksgiving as Cowboys beat Giants 28-20

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — CeeDee Lamb could only smile when officials upheld an out-of-bounds call on what the Dallas receiver hoped would be a to...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Differing paths of QBs Stroud, McCarthy led them to The Game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — J.J. McCarthy was a freshman bit player in Michigan’s 42-27 victory over Ohio State last season at the Big House.A y...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Titans host Bengals, insist revenge not on the menu

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Revenge is not on the menu, at least not for the Titans even with Cincinnati visiting Music City for the first time sinc...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Orcutt on Fantasy Football: Make playoff push with start/sit advice

Orcutt on Fantasy Football: Make playoff push with start/sit advice

We made it to Week 12 of your Fantasy Football Season. These are must win games as you prepare to make the playoffs. I want to help push you that dire...

November 25th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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Eager for wintertime

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 |  


A great cookie recipe for peanut butter lovers

A great cookie recipe for peanut butter lovers

Hello!I’m still in the cookie baking mood. After all, it is that time of year!This recipe I ran across several years ago while looking for anoth...

November 18th, 2022 |  


A life filled with Thanksgiving

A life filled with Thanksgiving

When I think of Thanksgiving, I think of a time of giving thanks. Then I wonder if I have a life filled with Thanksgiving like I could have. Really, I...

November 17th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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 |  


The long road steering Honda into Fayette Co.

The long road steering Honda into Fayette Co.

It is not by luck or accident that Honda announced it will be building a $3.5 billion electric vehicle battery plant in Fayette County, Ohio. And, it&...

October 11th, 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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