Looking Back: The Hodson Hospital

Looking Back: The Hodson Hospital

Fayette County’s physicians a century ago grappled daily with diseases virtually unknown to millennials—diseases such as diphtheria, scarl...

January 13th, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Library closing: On Monday, Jan. 18 the libraries in Washington Court House and Jeffersonville will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr....

January 13th, 2016 |  


Horse industry loses icon

Horse industry loses icon

Fayette County and the horse and harness racing industry lost an icon on New Year’s Day when Dr. Donald Edward Mossbarger passed away.Dr. Mossba...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |  



Beloved leader passes away

Beloved leader passes away

A beloved Fayette County leader and friend passed away Monday, May 18 and the community continues to honor and remember her.Poppy Girton was born Apri...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |  


January is Cervical Health Awareness Month

Cervical Health Awareness Month is a chance to raise awareness about how women can protect themselves from HPV (human papillomavirus) and cervical can...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Taking a Look at the 2015 – 2020 Dietary Guidelines

Taking a Look at the 2015 – 2020 Dietary Guidelines

Exciting news, the 2015 – 2020 updated Dietary Guidelines were just released. These Guidelines are updated by a team of nutrition and medical ex...

January 11th, 2016 |  


‘Rolling Rimples’ winners announced

‘Rolling Rimples’ winners announced

The winners of the recent Fayette County Health Department weight loss challenge, Rolling Rimples, were announced. The first place team was Brenda Whi...

January 8th, 2016 |  


Fayette Humane Society Pets of the Week

Fayette Humane Society Pets of the Week

Meet Doughnut! He is an 8-week-old male Lab mix. Doughnut has received his DHPP vaccination, rabies vaccination, and he has been wormed, flea treated,...

January 7th, 2016 |  


FCMH offers free classes and support groups in ‘16

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) invites you to take advantage of the variety of free classes and support groups throughout 2016.The Breast Can...

January 5th, 2016 updated: January 5th, 2016. |  


Spending Smart in 2016

Spending Smart in 2016

Do you plan on getting your spending under control in 2016? We know we should set a budget, cut back on expenses, and monitor purchases, but somehow i...

January 1st, 2016 |