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A house for Christmas
Chamber welcomes Rocket VII to Fayette County

Chamber welcomes Rocket VII to Fayette County

A new company has come to town and you may have seen it already. RocketVII is a regional, digital, outdoor advertising company.They have recently inst...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Deer Creek Daisies visit Christmas Parade

Deer Creek Daisies visit Christmas Parade

If you are looking for an event to get you in the Christmas spirit, the 28th-annual Lebanon Horse Drawn Carriage Parade and Festival is held the first...

December 8th, 2016 |  


LIFE Pregnancy Center will soon have a new home

LIFE Pregnancy Center will soon have a new home

The LIFE Pregnancy Center initiated a capital campaign for the construction of a new facility in October 2015. At that time, the board of directors en...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Jeff Library holds Jungle Book Party

Jeff Library holds Jungle Book Party

Those attending were (L to R) front row: Khloe, Kylie, Kaiden, Gabriella, Abby and Maggie. Back row: Danton, Lilly, Layia, Kennidi, Holly, Tonya and S...

December 8th, 2016 |  


John Glenn, the 1st American to orbit Earth, has died at 95

John Glenn, the 1st American to orbit Earth, has died at 95

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him t...

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


Scouts offer holiday dinner to seniors

Scouts offer holiday dinner to seniors

For 38 years, as of this writing, Scout Troop 67 of Jeffersonville has been offering a holiday lunch to all seniors in the Jeffersonville area.The lun...

December 8th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Outside shooting lifts Lions
Panthers stun Hurricane, 57-52

Panthers stun Hurricane, 57-52

WILMINGTON — For the first time in nearly four years, Wilmington’s Hurryin’ Hurricane boys basketball team lost a league game.Battli...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Almost 1 year since Browns won

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are approaching a one-year anniversary. There won’t be a party.When they take the field Sunday against the Cin...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Lady Panther swimmers win Cavs’ tri-meet

CHILLICOTHE — The Miami Trace and Washington swim teams competed in an SCOL tri-meet Thursday, Dec. 8 at the Ross County YMCA in Chillicothe.In ...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Jets place Mangold on season-ending IR

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Nick Mangold’s season is over — and so might his tenure with the New York Jets.The star center was placed ...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Bengals take on Browns Sunday

CINCINNATI (AP) — Whoever starts at quarterback for the winless Browns will be facing a defense that’s among the best in the league at tak...

December 8th, 2016 |  


RG3 back for winless Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — RG3’s getting his second shot with the Browns.Robert Griffin III, who hasn’t played since injuring his shoulder i...

December 8th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Reduce holiday stress
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A very Yoder Christmas
FCMH holds reorientation for volunteers

FCMH holds reorientation for volunteers

The volunteers of the Fayette County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary had their annual re-orientation and lunch provided by the hospital under the directio...

December 6th, 2016 |  


‘Dine In’ starting today

‘Dine In’ starting today

Does your family regularly eat together? Today, Dec. 3 (Dine-In Day) is a good time to start or make it a habit to share a meal together as a family.S...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Last call for entries: The holidays are right around the corner! All bakers and Pinterest makers are invited to participate in the Carnegie Public Lib...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Moore joins Hospice as marketing/fundraising coordinator

Moore joins Hospice as marketing/fundraising coordinator

In November, Hospice of Fayette County celebrated National Hospice Month and the organization also celebrated the hire of a new marketing and fundrais...

November 30th, 2016 |  


The Amish Cook: Triple Butter Biscuit bliss

The Amish Cook: Triple Butter Biscuit bliss

Editor’s Note: Gloria took Thanksgiving week off to spend time with family. Her husband Daniel’s family was visiting from Ohio so it promi...

November 29th, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Book lovers know that reading a good book can provide both comfort and joy. A great read can be warm and welcoming, like an old friend. Familiar faces...

November 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Shop local for the holidays

‘Tis the season when family and friends gather together to eat, give thanks and celebrate the holidays. As you begin your holiday shopping and e...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Perry Township Happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:Under old business at the Nov. 14 Perry Township Board Meeting, trustee Dusty Smith reported that the digging...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Consider how you can give back

Consider how you can give back

From the beginning of our nation’s history, Thanksgiving has been that annual tradition where we set aside time to reflect and give thanks for t...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


A time for reflection and appreciation

A time for reflection and appreciation

This Thanksgiving week, I would like to take a moment to reflect on all we have to be thankful for in this great state.As I approach the final months ...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Working to deliver results

Working to deliver results

The campaign season is finally over. It was spirited this year and the ads were nonstop. And most of us probably won’t miss it.I’m gratefu...

November 21st, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


First State Bank to celebrate grand opening

First State Bank will celebrate the opening of its new banking center location, 543 Clinton Ave. in Washington C.H., with an official ribbon cutting c...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Roller Haven holds grand re-opening with new ownership

Roller Haven holds grand re-opening with new ownership

Roller Haven Fun Center, located at 1640 US 22 NW, celebrated the changing of the guard from one generation to the next at its grand re-opening Friday...

November 14th, 2016 |  


Chamber to host free website seminar

Chamber to host free website seminar

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a free lunch and seminar next week for business-minded people interested in learning how to create a...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Two veterans started local business

Two veterans started local business

With Veterans Day falling in November, the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Team wanted to honor a local business run by a veteran as the...

November 10th, 2016 |  


More than a business

Are businesses only concerned about business? Not all of them. This past Sunday, Oct. 30, the Washington Court House Kroger store held its annual Hall...

November 4th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA