Police Arrests/Citations

According to reports, the following individuals have been arrested or cited by the Washington C.H. Police Department. They are presumed innocent unles...

July 29th, 2020 |  


WCHCS officials talk election levy

WCHCS officials talk election levy

Last November, the Washington Court House City School (WCHCS) District’s attempt to pass a 1 percent income tax levy for operating funds failed ...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Ohio prohibits county fairs, will expand day care capacity

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Day cares can return to normal staffing ratios, but county fairs will be reduced to junior fairs featuring livestock compe...

July 28th, 2020 |  



FCSO launches new smartphone application

FCSO launches new smartphone application

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) has launched a new smartphone application.This app was developed in large part due to cooperative eff...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Columbus schools, Ohio’s largest district, going virtual

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Children attending Columbus city schools, Ohio’s largest district, will take classes virtually at least through Octo...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Dystopian series ‘Watchmen’ leads all Emmy nominees with 26

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Watchmen,” cloaked in superhero mythology and grounded in real-world racism, received a leading 26 nominations T...

July 28th, 2020 |  


AAA: Gas average dips in Ohio as prices move downward nationwide

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is a penny cheaper this week at $2.118 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas P...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Today in History

Today is Wednesday, July 29, the 211th day of 2020. There are 155 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 29, 1967, an accide...

July 28th, 2020 |  


FCSO apprehends wanted Texas man

FCSO apprehends wanted Texas man

A 53-year-old man wanted in Texas for multiple counts of sexual assault of a child was taken into custody in Washington C.H. Monday afternoon after au...

July 27th, 2020 |  


Tornado sirens to be replaced

Tornado sirens to be replaced

A plan is underway that will continue to replace tornado sirens in the City of Washington Court House over time.The sirens are being replaced rather t...

July 27th, 2020 |