Criminal justice overhaul overwhelmingly passes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed a sweeping criminal justice bill Tuesday that addresses concerns that the nation’s war on drugs had le...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Man arrested after high-speed chase in Clinton, Highland counties

A Hamilton man was arrested last week after he reportedly led authorities on a high-speed chase in Clinton and Highland counties, eventually wrecking ...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Rhoden suspect’s attorneys want case moved

WAVERLY — Attorneys for a woman charged in the slayings of eight Ohio family members have asked a judge to move the case to a different court be...

December 18th, 2018 |  



WCH man facing drug charges

WCH man facing drug charges

A Washington C.H. man is facing several felony drug possession charges after he was found unresponsive inside his truck outside of Cashland.On Saturda...

December 18th, 2018 |  


VFW Riders bring Christmas joy

VFW Riders bring Christmas joy

With help from the community, the VFW Riders recently brought Christmas joy to local charities. The Riders gave to the Red Brick House Homeless Shelte...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Contracts passed to help maintain county properties

Contracts passed to help maintain county properties

The Fayette County Commissioners approved various contracts to help maintain county properties in a multitude of ways.At a recent meeting, the commiss...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Auditions for SSCC Theatre’s ‘By the Bog of Cats’ will be Jan. 11

Southern State Community College (SSCC) Theatre will hold a second round of auditions for the spring production of “By the Bog of Cats,” b...

December 18th, 2018 |  


Governor-elect sets inauguration event schedule

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Gov.-elect Mike DeWine has set a schedule for events around his inauguration next month.The Republican DeWine...

December 17th, 2018 |  


South Central Ohio gas prices decrease

Gas prices in South Central Ohio drop a dime this week to $2.101 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.Pump prices are ch...

December 17th, 2018 |  


EMS double-taxation discussed

EMS double-taxation discussed

Jefferson Township trustees and their special counsel met with the Fayette County commissioners at the county building Monday afternoon to discuss the...

December 17th, 2018 |