Adena offering sports physicals and wellness exams

Adena offering sports physicals and wellness exams

CHILLICOTHE – As many parents and young athletes know, it’s a standard requirement to get a sports physical before starting any new school...

June 16th, 2021 |  


US vaccine surplus grows by the day

In Tennessee and North Carolina, demand for the COVID-19 vaccine has slowed down so much that they have given millions of doses back to the federal go...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Cicadas can be a tasty treat, but can be hazardous

Cicadas can be a tasty treat, but can be hazardous

I’ve heard that cicadas can be eaten. Is that true? Yes, it is true. Cicadas are among those insects that are safe to eat.And if you are among t...

June 11th, 2021 |  



FCPH: Vaccination update for week of June 14

FCPH: Vaccination update for week of June 14

The local vaccination provider list is updated and shared weekly as a courtesy, and availability can change from day to day. Contact the provider of y...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Sweet potato fries are a healthy, delicious option

Sweet potato fries are a healthy, delicious option

I’ve got a huge sack of sweet potatoes but, besides baking, how else can I prepare them?First, it’s important to note that sweet potatoes ...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Restaurant inspections

Restaurant inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:May 20Pettits #1, 303 E. East St., standard inspection. Violations...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Restaurant inspections

Fayette County Public Health recently released the following restaurant inspections:April 29Wendys #800134, 530 Clinton Ave., complaint inspection. Vi...

May 17th, 2021 |  


Spinach—the tasty and healthy food

Spinach—the tasty and healthy food

My kids refuse to eat spinach. How can I prepare it in a way that might appeal to a finicky eater?First, it’s important to note that spinach is ...

April 26th, 2021 |  


Fridge organization can lessen food waste

Fridge organization can lessen food waste

I buy fresh fruits and vegetables every time I go to the grocery store, but it seems like much of the produce ends in the wastebin, because I don̵...

April 16th, 2021 |  


New staff members join care team at Hospice

New staff members join care team at Hospice

Community Care Hospice and Ohio’s Hospice of Fayette County, affiliates of Ohio’s Hospice, announced five new staff members joined their i...

April 16th, 2021 |