NEWS


12:30 pm |    
Blevins graduates cum laude
12:00 pm |    
Timmons honored
Gilmore-Parkison family reunion held

Gilmore-Parkison family reunion held

The Gilmore-Parkison Family Reunion was held on Sunday, June 26 at the Marion Township Hall in New Holland.Attending were Danny and Sue Gilmore, Amy G...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Fayette County youth successful in Best of the Buckeye program

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) hosted the Best of the Buckeye show at the Ohio State Fair on July 27 through Aug. 7 during the junior sh...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Collect milkweed pods to help monarchs

Due to the drastic decline in the population of the Monarch butterfly, the Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District (Fayette SWCD) is partnering...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Fayette County Ag Hall of Fame applications due

The time has come for Fayette County residents to reflect on their agricultural heritage.During this reflection time I want you to think of an individ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Churches to honor law enforcement

Fayette County churches are coming together this Sunday to honor local law enforcement and first responders.The churches of Fayette County will come t...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Woman admits to drug theft from Court House Manor

Woman admits to drug theft from Court House Manor

A nurse was indicted July 8 on 18 felony counts and reportedly admitted to stealing liquid morphine from Court House Manor on North Glenn Avenue in Wa...

August 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Miami Trace tennis falls to Unioto

CHILLICOTHE — The Miami Trace Lady Panthers tennis team traveled to Chillicothe Thursday to play Unioto.The match was held at Ohio University-Ch...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Lady Cavs beat Lady Lions, 3-0

Lady Cavs beat Lady Lions, 3-0

It was an early season showdown between two teams expected to contend for the South Central Ohio League title when the Chillicothe Lady Cavaliers brou...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Ohio State eager to get Brown on the field

COLUMBUS — Noah Brown has had more surgeries than catches in his career at Ohio State, but has earned the respect of his teammates and coaches, ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Miami Trace girls golf one stroke better than EC

The Miami Trace girls golf team improved to 2-2 on the season with a one-stroke victory over the visiting Astros of East Clinton in an SCOL match Wedn...

August 25th, 2016 |  


EC tennis spoils new courts opener for MT

EC tennis spoils new courts opener for MT

The Miami Trace Lady Panthers hosted the first match on the school’s new tennis courts Wednesday, Aug. 24.East Clinton was the opponent and the ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Improve sleep as the season changes

Have you ever noticed that when the seasons change, sleep patterns change?A lot of scientific study has gone into the effects of getting less than the...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


What are you doing on your farm?

What are you doing on your farm?

What are farmers doing to help with conservation? More than you think. Each week we are going to highlight some of the conservation practices that are...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

What is “trending” at Carnegie Library? Back-to-school reads for Mom and Dad! After the seemingly endless summer of fun in the sun, vacati...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Looking Back:An outstanding Fayette Trotter of the ’30s

Looking Back:An outstanding Fayette Trotter of the ’30s

A notable Fayette County racehorse of the 1930s was Tim S., a brown gelding trotter bred, trained, owned and driven by A. G. Gordon, a prominent Fayet...

August 19th, 2016 |  


FHS Pet of the Week

FHS Pet of the Week

Meet Hank! He is a 6-month-old Stafforshire Terrier and Boxer Mix. Hank is a very playful guy. He loves other dogs and gets along great with children....

August 18th, 2016 |  


OPINION


3:18 pm |    
Hope across Ohio

A response to the Ohio Farm Bureau

Dear Editor,I read with interest the Aug. 9 piece by Steven Berk, organization director at the Ohio Farm Bureau. I certainly appreciate his willingnes...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:The regular monthly meeting of the Perry Township Trustees was held on Aug. 8. The trustees are moving forwar...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Protected health records

In 2012, Michael J. O’Shea, a principal of Lipson O’Shea Legal Group, made a request for records from the Cuyahoga County Board of Health ...

August 16th, 2016 |  


A path toward more effective drug use prevention

A path toward more effective drug use prevention

In recent years, Ohio has suffered from a harrowing epidemic that affects men and women of all backgrounds—the epidemic of substance abuse and a...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Ohio’s rural youth crisis

Ohio’s rural youth crisis

Ohio’s younger generations are facing problems unprecedented in history. Already affecting billions of people are a global recession and clima...

August 15th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Chamber awards first non-traditional scholarship

Chamber awards first non-traditional scholarship

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce has established a $1,000 scholarship for non-traditional students and Southern State Community College, and is ...

July 14th, 2016 |  


CPS named Chamber Business of the Month

CPS named Chamber Business of the Month

Agriculture is big business in Fayette County, and that’s why the Chamber of Commerce is pleased to name Crop Productions Services (CPS), 717 Ro...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Fayette Home Health Care Supply opens new offices

Fayette Home Health Care Supply opens new offices

It’s not a store you think about, not like the grocery or the bank, however, when you need their product you are relieved that this business exi...

July 6th, 2016 |  


KFC Foundation selects five local employees as winners of scholarship

This month, 600 hourly restaurant employees at KFC restaurants across the country will receive $1.2 million in college tuition assistance from the Ken...

July 5th, 2016 |  


St. Catherine’s Manor earns distinguished award

St. Catherine’s Manor of Washington Court House has earned the 2016 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award by the American Health Care Asso...

July 4th, 2016 |  


Saunders gets promoted at Carroll Halliday

Saunders gets promoted at Carroll Halliday

Daryl Saunders has accepted a promotion at Carroll Halliday, Inc. to financial services manager. Daryl has been with Halliday’s for over 29 year...

June 16th, 2016 |  


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