NEWS


Beford Ford donates to help local children

Beford Ford donates to help local children

Beford Ford in Washington C.H. made a donation this week of $4,000 to United Way of Fayette County in order to help local underprivileged children thi...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Portman, Wenstrup praise farm bill passage

Saying that the farm bill addresses declines in farm stability and adds reforms to the food stamp program, Ohio Rep. Brad Wenstrup told The Times-Gaze...

December 14th, 2018 |  


New Travel & Tourism director named

New Travel & Tourism director named

Stephanie Dunham, a Fayette County native, has been named the new executive director of Fayette County Travel & Tourism.“I am honored to be ...

December 14th, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Check it out! Carnegie Library will join other local agencies and organizations in celebrating the “Twelve Days of Christmas” at our local...

December 14th, 2018 |  


New Holland United Methodist Women hold Christmas celebration

The New Holland United Methodist Women held their annual Christmas celebration at the church Wednesday, Dec. 12.Ann Thompson, president, welcomed all,...

December 14th, 2018 |  


The Fayette County Commission on Aging lunch menu for the week of Dec. 17-21 is as follows:MONDAYPolish sausage, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, fruit, a...

December 14th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Lady Lion j-v team beats McClain, improves to 6-0

GREENFIELD — The Washington Lady Blue Lion junior-varsity basketball team put its unbeaten record on the line with a Frontier Athletic Conferenc...

December 17th, 2018 |  


Lady Panthers too much for Jackson

Lady Panthers too much for Jackson

The Jackson Ironladies visited Miami Trace High School for their (Jackson’s) final game in the Panther Pit Saturday evening, Dec. 15.Miami Trace...

December 17th, 2018 |  


Steelers defense comes up big while finally stopping Pats

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Haden saw the ball floating toward him, Rob Gronkowski bearing down on him, stretched out every inch of his 5-foot-11 fram...

December 17th, 2018 |  


Cleveland Browns beat injury-plagued Broncos, 17-16

DENVER (AP) — Whether it was “The Fumble” or “The Drive” in the playoffs in the 1980s or the 11 consecutive times Denver...

December 17th, 2018 |  


Eliminated Bengals have 2 games before coaching decision

CINCINNATI (AP) — A win over equally downtrodden Oakland ended the Bengals’ five-game losing streak, but it couldn’t prevent them fr...

December 17th, 2018 |  


Bengals end 5-game losing streak

CINCINNATI (AP) — An entire month had come and gone without even one win, leaving the Bengals in their deepest drought since 2010.Joe Mixon prov...

December 17th, 2018 |  


LIFE


CDC reminds to just say no to eating raw dough

CDC reminds to just say no to eating raw dough

My grandkids and I have a tradition of spending a Saturday afternoon this time of year baking pies, cakes and cookies for the holidays. I’ve alw...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health conducted the following restaurant and food inspections, according to reports filed with the department.Nov. 7Cherry Hill...

December 14th, 2018 |  


FCMH Auxiliary holds reorientation meeting

Nancy Troutman, Fayette County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary liaison, welcomed 32 members to the Fayette County Memorial Hospital Reorientation for 2018...

December 12th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: A very Yoder Christmas

We bade the birth parents farewell. The door shut behind them. Could it be true? We looked at each other then at our darling children. Would they real...

December 11th, 2018 |  


School lunch rules OK refined grains, low-fat chocolate milk

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. school lunch program is making room on menus again for noodles, biscuits, tortillas and other foods made mostly of refi...

December 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Pine cones are holiday magic
Domestic violence also a man’s problem

Domestic violence also a man’s problem

Mothers, sisters, and daughters are victims of domestic violence. Wives, live-in partners, and girlfriends are victims of domestic violence. Teen girl...

December 12th, 2018 |  


The old mill and its Beams

The old mill and its Beams

Years ago, many people referred to State Route 134 North as “Port William Pike”, the gentle winding highway that meanders from Wilmington ...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Will anyone care when you die?

Will people remember you after you die? Will anybody even care? How will you be remembered?I can’t recall a more respected, loved and admired hu...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Fighting for Ohio GM workers

Fighting for Ohio GM workers

If you love this country, you fight for the people who make it work – people like the workers at Lordstown.That’s why last week, Senator P...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Where did we get sidetracked?

Where did we get sidetracked?

It seems rather odd, I often think, that despite all the measures taken to ensure our safety these days, we are probably more at risk now than we have...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Connecting our children with nature

Connecting our children with nature

Do you worry that your children or grandchildren are slipping out of touch with the natural world? You have intelligent company. In his book Last Chil...

December 10th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Remodeled Frisch’s Big Boy reopens

Remodeled Frisch’s Big Boy reopens

The Frisch’s Big Boy leadership team, along with Washington Court House city officials, celebrated the opening of the remodeled restaurant at 18...

November 30th, 2018 |  


Complete Floor Care named Business of the Month

Complete Floor Care named Business of the Month

Complete Floor Care was selected by the Fayette County Chamber Ambassador Team as their November Business of the Month. Carpet, upholstery and tile cl...

November 9th, 2018 |  


Chamber welcomes Child Connections

Chamber welcomes Child Connections

Child Connections: Behavioral Consultation and Psychological Services, Inc., located at 114 S. Fayette St. in Washington C.H., was welcomed to Chamber...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Fayette Pharmacy sold to local family

Fayette Pharmacy sold to local family

Last week, the sale of Fayette Pharmacy from REM Corporation to Rod and Hannah Banks was finalized.The Banks live in Greenfield, and Rod Banks previou...

November 2nd, 2018 |  


Pennington Bakery retirees hold reunion

Pennington Bakery retirees hold reunion

Retired employees of the Pennington Bakery gathered at Our Place Restaurant on Sunday, Oct. 21 for a meal and time of fellowship.Reflections of the jo...

October 26th, 2018 |  


50 years of care from HCF management

Fifty years ago a group of concerned individuals came together to fill a need for compassionate and rehabilitative care. They formed HCF Management, I...

October 16th, 2018 |  


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