Police Incidents

According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:Feb. 18Wanted Person/Drug-Related Offenses: At 9:12 a.m. ...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Great Oaks applications for fall high school programs being accepted

High school programs are filling fast at Great Oaks campuses as applications for 2020 are up sharply over last year, but officials said that space is ...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Ohio NRCS announces new EQIP application deadline

COLUMBUS – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced Friday, March 20 as the deadline t...

February 19th, 2020 |  



President Trump goes on clemency spree, and the list is long

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has gone on a clemency blitz, commuting what he called a “ridiculous” 14-year prison senten...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Crimes & Traffic reports

The following crimes and traffic reports were recently released by Washington Municipal Court:State of Ohio (Sheriff)Brandi L. Ratliff, Xenia, Ohio, g...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Man accused of kidnapping, assault

Man accused of kidnapping, assault

A South Solon man has been indicted by a Fayette County grand jury for the kidnapping, abduction and felonious assault of a local woman.John A. Kinger...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Local officials attend Lincoln Day dinner

Local officials attend Lincoln Day dinner

Monday night’s Fayette County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner brought Republicans together, including the numerous Republicans currently hol...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Total cost increase accepted for new jail project

Total cost increase accepted for new jail project

At a recent Fayette County Commissioners’ meeting, three change order requests from Granger Construction, the contractor handling the constructi...

February 18th, 2020 |  


WCHCS takes ‘PBL Plunge’ Tuesday

WCHCS takes ‘PBL Plunge’ Tuesday

Teachers and administrators with Washington Court House City Schools (WCHCS) participated in a “Problem Based Learning (PBL) Plunge” at th...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Slow start for medical board’s review of old, closed cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A review of whether the State Medical Board of Ohio properly closed about 2,000 complaints alleging sexual misconduct or i...

February 18th, 2020 |