NEWS


4:30 pm |    
Thompson’s Depot robbed
Illusionist to perform at Heritage Church

Illusionist to perform at Heritage Church

Heritage Memorial Church is pleased to present two free presentations of the Christian illusionist, Brett A. Myers.Sunday, Oct. 9, Brett will perform ...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Jury says man acted negligently in crash

Jury says man acted negligently in crash

Closing arguments were presented Thursday morning in the jury trial of a Kentucky man charged with aggravated vehicular homicide.After an hour-and-a-h...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Plea hearing takes unusual ‘twist’

Plea hearing takes unusual ‘twist’

A Washington C.H. man who told the judge a friend “twisted his arm” to plead guilty to felony charges remains in jail this week.David E. P...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Getting Ahead: How soon we forget

Getting Ahead: How soon we forget

This morning I was thinking back to my childhood. I started thinking of how bad it hurt when I would stand up under the kitchen table and hit my head....

September 29th, 2016 |  


Warm donuts and apple butter at Market

Fall weather definitely arrived this week. Warm donuts, apple butter and a large variety of pumpkins, squash and gourds are all set to greet you this ...

September 29th, 2016 |  


First State Bank donates to Washington C.H. athletic program

First State Bank donates to Washington C.H. athletic program

The First State Bank team recently donated $450 to the Washington City Schools’ athletic program for the fall sports season.The contribution tow...

September 29th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


9:48 pm |    

Browns coach Jackson says team ‘moved on’ from Josh Gordon

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns have personal compassion for Josh Gordon. They’re done with him professionally.A day after the troubled wide...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Bengals back to break even, problems still holding them back

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals’ defense got better with linebacker Vontaze Burfict back in the middle of everything.Now the defending AFC N...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Cardinals top Reds on Molina’s disputed double in 9th inning

Editor’s note: The Cincinnati Reds had a call go against them during the fourth and final game of a series in St. Louis Thursday night. The Card...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Lady Lion tennis beats Unioto, falls to ‘Cane

CHILLICOTHE — On Wednesday, Sept. 28, the Washington Lady Blue Lion tennis team traveled to Chillicothe to take on the team from Unioto High Sch...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Miami Trace girls soccer falls 3-0 at Hillsboro

HILLSBORO — The Miami Trace girls soccer team made the trip down US 62 to play the Hillsboro Lady Lions Thursday evening in an SCOL match.Hillsb...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Lady Panthers beat Hillsboro, 3-1

HILLSBORO — The Miami Trace Lady Panthers volleyball team continued to hold on to the second spot in the final SCOL standings after posting a 3-...

September 30th, 2016 |  


LIFE


2:20 pm |    
FHS Pet of the Week

How to avoid and manage back pain

You’ve heard of a pain in the neck, but did you know that back pain is more common, affecting eight out of every 10 adults during their lifetime...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Want kids to eat more fruit? Try cutting, slicing it

Want kids to eat more fruit? Try cutting, slicing it

How can I get my grandchildren to eat more fruits and vegetables when they’re visiting? I am lucky that I get to have them over often, but I can...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

A new book club is beginning at Carnegie Public Library: Next Chapter Book Club! The library is partnering with the Fayette County Board of DD to join...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Deer Creek Daisies take field trip

Deer Creek Daisies take field trip

Now that fall is coming, maybe it’s time for everyone to take a garden field trip.That’s just what 10 Deercreek Daisies did on Aug. 13 as ...

September 14th, 2016 |  


New food fiber requirements

New food fiber requirements

I understand that the recommendation for fiber intake is going up. When will we see that reflected on Nutrition Facts labels?The new labels should be ...

September 9th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:The regular Perry Township board meeting was held on Oct. 12. Ryan Arledge and his parents attended, thanking...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


The Recreational User

On July 17, 2011, Richard Combs was celebrating his birthday at Indian Lake State Park, in Lakeview, Ohio. The park is open to the public without an a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Protecting you from charter school fraud

Protecting you from charter school fraud

Last week, the U.S. Department of Education answered my call to strengthen oversight of Ohio’s charter schools and ensure that our tax dollars a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Ideals from founding of America still relevant

Ideals from founding of America still relevant

This weekend, many will check their calendars to make plans around football games and school events and will notice that Saturday, September 17 is Con...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Wanna trade?

Dear Ms. Herak,We were reading your letter to Mr. Matthews in the Aug. 31 Record-Herald. We live in West Lancaster just across the road from Jasper To...

September 15th, 2016 updated: September 15th, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


Good Dog Groomery celebrates one year

Good Dog Groomery celebrates one year

The Good Dog Groomery celebrated its one-year anniversary this week with a visit from the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors. Owner Jackie...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Scioto Paint Valley named ‘Business of the Month’

Scioto Paint Valley named ‘Business of the Month’

Scioto Paint Valley Mental Health Clinic (SPVMHC) was recently visited by the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador team and presented with th...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Starbucks officially opens in county

Starbucks officially opens in county

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce was on hand to help officially open and welcome Starbucks to Fayette County on Monday.The store opened a few da...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Bumpus Trucking receives award for safety

Bumpus Trucking receives award for safety

Bumpus Trucking, Inc. was presented a Gold award by Great West Casualty Company as part of the 2015 National Safety Awards Program.Bumpus Trucking, In...

August 8th, 2016 |  


The Well named Chamber Business of the Month

The Well named Chamber Business of the Month

The Well at Sunnyside is the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month. Chamber ambassadors paid a visit to the organization at its 721...

August 5th, 2016 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA