Opinion: Your vote, your voice

Opinion: Your vote, your voice

This week, former Ohio Governor Bob Taft and I joined forces to encourage all Ohioans to vote in this upcoming election. We both served as Ohio’...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Opinion: Where is the civility and respect?

Dear Editor and citizens of WCH:This week has brought out some of the worst in America society. The world must be looking on and wondering what has ha...

October 21st, 2020 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Adults, are you looking for a creative way to welcome autumn? Stop by the library this week and pick up a free “Take & Make Craft: Fall Leaf...

September 18th, 2020 |  



Thankful for the Drug-Free Communities Grant

Editor:The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has made our work to combat addiction even harder.That’s why the Drug-Free Communities Grant Faith in Recov...

September 10th, 2020 |  


Novel by retired educator addresses question of racial injustice

Novel by retired educator addresses question of racial injustice

If you’re white and privileged, what is your responsibility when you witness racial injustice?I have clearly benefited from white privilege. I d...

September 7th, 2020 |  


Letter: Local hospital earns praise

Forty years ago, I saw for the first time what Washington C.H.’s Main Street Fayette is promoting here: “Shop/Buy Local.” A sign in ...

September 1st, 2020 |  


‘Political correctness counts for nothing’

Editor,I noticed the local media and city council coverage of the demonstration and local protest in support of Black Lives Matter that occurred in fr...

July 14th, 2020 |  


Lining your driveway with trees

Lining your driveway with trees

Those of us with long driveways often fantasize about having a stately planting of matching driveway trees on both sides, forming a shady “tunne...

July 7th, 2020 |  


What good does protesting do?

“Don’t people know these protests are destroying our Nation?!” “Yeah! And for what? Nothing!”Think about that for a mome...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Hydrangeas — Choosing the right one

Hydrangeas — Choosing the right one

For a long-lived display of huge showy blooms, few plant families can top the diverse Hydrangea. Every year we see new Hydrangea varieties introduced,...

June 2nd, 2020 |