New Holland United Methodist Women hold Sept. meeting

The New Holland United Methodist Women held their Sept. 10 meeting in the home of Jodi Kirkpatrick.Ann Thompson, president of the New Holland UMW, wel...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75

NEW YORK (AP) — Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery and lanky, sunglassed look defined a rock era with chart-topping hits...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Altrusa’s ‘Loving Spoonsful’ tickets arrive

Altrusa’s ‘Loving Spoonsful’ tickets arrive

With the local Altrusa club’s primary fundraiser just one month away—Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Commission on Aging—one of the co-cha...

September 17th, 2019 |  



Commissioners discuss FCMH financing

Commissioners discuss FCMH financing

After receiving a request last week from Fayette County Memorial Hospital’s (FCMH) Board of Trustees, county commissioner Tony Anderson explaine...

September 16th, 2019 |  


The townships of Fayette County: Paint Twp.

The townships of Fayette County: Paint Twp.

This is the eighth article in a series spotlighting the townships of Fayette County.At the Nov. 5 general election, Paint Township will have one towns...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Day 2 of historic auditorium clean-up

Day 2 of historic auditorium clean-up

The second clean-up day for the Washington Historic Auditorium happened on Saturday. Washington C.H. City Schools staff and faculty, as well as volunt...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Coalition looks to curb e-cigarette use

Coalition looks to curb e-cigarette use

Recently, the Fayette County Prevention Coalition began to offer a new program to help combat the rise of e-cigarette use by young people.According to...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Can Purdue Pharma’s opioid settlement win judge’s approval?

BOSTON (AP) — OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has set in motion a multibillion-dollar plan to settle thousands of lawsuits over the deadly opioid ...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Gas prices jump in southern Ohio

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is 11 cents higher this week at $2.598 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas P...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Reward posted in Chillicothe woman’s death

CHILLICOTHE - Southern Ohio Crime Stoppers, Inc. is posting a $10,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or...

September 16th, 2019 |