Some call for stoplight at intersection

Some call for stoplight at intersection

On Friday, the public comment period ended for the Ohio Department of Transportation’s proposed widening of the intersection at US-62/SR-3 and S...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Woman accused of abandoning rabbit

Woman accused of abandoning rabbit

A Washington C.H. woman was charged with abandoning an animal this week after a Fayette Regional Humane Society (FRHS) agent and a Washington C.H. Pol...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Local farm recognized as Ohio historic family farm

Local farm recognized as Ohio historic family farm

The Hedges Farm in Fayette County has been recognized by the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) as a “Bicentennial Farm.”On Tuesday at t...

August 17th, 2018 |  



Local bikers raise over $100K at Pelotonia

Local bikers raise over $100K at Pelotonia

Over 8,000 bike riders and 3,000 volunteers recently came together to coordinate one of the largest events in the state. The numbers will be very impr...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Remembering Bob Hammond

Remembering Bob Hammond

On Aug. 10, Fayette County lost Bob Hammond, a man who spent his life making the community a better place to live. Hammond passed away a week before h...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Peppers aplenty at Farmers’ Market

Peppers aplenty at Farmers’ Market

The nightshade family, Solanaceae, includes the potato, tomato, eggplant and pepper as well as tobacco and a number of flowering plants grown for medi...

August 16th, 2018 |  


School is back in session

School is back in session

Nothing marks the end of summer quite like the sound of school bells and school buses, which was the exact chorus heard around the community Wednesday...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Highfield retires from Ohio State Fair

Highfield retires from Ohio State Fair

Bob Highfield, 85, served as Sheep Department Director for the last time at this year’s Ohio State Fair.He said he has been “running the s...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Students return to the classroom

Students return to the classroom

Bradley Velasquez started his education strong on Monday with his first day of preschool.Bralynn Stephenson and Jeorjia Potts both will be starting th...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Fayette SWCD shares accomplishments at annual meeting

Fayette SWCD shares accomplishments at annual meeting

The Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District held its 71st-annual meeting and supervisor election at the Fayette County Demonstration Farm on Tu...

August 15th, 2018 |