NEWS


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Woman killed in accident
DKG learns about education on Taiwan

DKG learns about education on Taiwan

The 120-member Delta Kappa Gamma female teachers honorary enjoyed warm fellowship and a dinner catered by The Willow in the St. Colman Parish Hall. Af...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Charm-n-Farm 4-H Club holds fourth meeting

The fourth meeting of the Charm-n-Farm 4-H club was held on Jan. 15, 2017 at St. Colman Parish Center.President Clare Sollars called the meeting to or...

January 18th, 2017 |  


FCMH Foundation hosting cake pop fundraiser

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Foundation is hosting a cake pop fundraiser - “Pops of Love.” Send your Valentine a sweet treat!Po...

January 18th, 2017 |  


South Central Ohio drivers pay less at the pump this week

South Central Ohio drivers will have some extra change in their pocket this week as gas prices dipped a little over nine cents per gallon to $2.331, a...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Spectrum is coming

It’s time once again to get ready for the Record-Herald’s highly-anticipated annual Spectrum magazine!This year’s entertaining, info...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Holding back funds for a ‘rainy day’

Holding back funds for a ‘rainy day’

The Fayette County Commissioners met Tuesday and approved several items, including approving a reserve balance fund otherwise referred to as the ̶...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Barn-burner at the Pit
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Lady Panthers roll over Hillsboro

Djokovic out in 2nd round

Djokovic out in 2nd round,MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It started badly for Novak Djokovic, who needed 24 serves, six break-point saves and 15 mi...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Browns look to toughen defense

CLEVELAND (AP) — Gregg Williams talked tough.Now he has to get the Browns to play that way.Cleveland’s new defensive coordinator made quit...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Free throws lift McClain over Lady Lions

Free throws lift McClain over Lady Lions

GREENFIELD — The Washington Lady Blue Lions made the trip down SR 41 to Greenfield to take on the McClain Lady Tigers in an SCOL match-up Wednes...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Packers-Falcons: high-powered offenses

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The high-scoring offenses of the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers appear poised to provide a memorable send-off ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Murray, Federer advance at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An hour after his win, Andy Murray still hadn’t been able to get any video to see how he twisted his ankle and...

January 18th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Pet of the Week
Kids’ menu choices not always the best option

Kids’ menu choices not always the best option

When I take my family out to eat at a restaurant, most often I choose an option for my kids off the children’s menu because it’s food that...

January 16th, 2017 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Coming up, libraries in both Washington Court House and Jeffersonville will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Day. The libraries will reop...

January 13th, 2017 |  


The history of Logtown

In thinking of the various settlements that once were in Fayette County, I think about Logtown. Much of the younger generation has never heard of the ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


FCMH offers free classes and support groups in 2017

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) invites you to take advantage of the variety of free classes and support groups throughout 2017.The Breast Can...

January 12th, 2017 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s wild game night

This week I’d love to invite you to take a peek at our annual “Wild Game New Year’s Eve” supper. It’s one of those times...

January 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Kindness paid a visit to town

Mr. Editor:Kindness paid a visit to our town! On Sunday I was taken to dinner by my son and his wife. While waiting to be seated I was talking to a co...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Perry Township happenings

Tom Creachbaum was unanimously elected 2017 chairperson when the Perry Township Trustees had their regular monthly board meeting on Monday, Jan. 9. Di...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Doing more for our elders

Doing more for our elders

In the Ohio House, as we undertake a new General Assembly, one of our main goals will be to strike a delicate balance between limited government inter...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Legislative priorities for next two years

Legislative priorities for next two years

Earlier this month, the state legislature kicked off the start of the 132nd General Assembly, and I was sworn into my third term as your state represe...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Getting the job done for Ohio

Getting the job done for Ohio

Ohioans, regardless of political party, expect their elected officials to represent the best interests of their constituents and to produce results on...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Welcome to the 132nd General Assembly

Welcome to the 132nd General Assembly

This week, the state legislature held its opening session day of the 132nd General Assembly. A day of formality filled with much ceremony and history,...

January 5th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Mingle & Jingle returns to downtown WCH Thursday

Mingle & Jingle returns to downtown WCH Thursday

Mingle & Jingle is back for week two this Thursday, Dec. 8 in downtown Washington Court House.The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce, Main Street,...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Kirk’s Furniture holds open house

As they have for the past 25 years, the owners of Kirk’s Furniture in New Holland held a holiday open house at their business and invited kids t...

December 6th, 2016 |  


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 |  


Walmart employees participate in ‘Samaritan’s Feet’

Walmart employees participate in ‘Samaritan’s Feet’

Samaritan’s Feet shares hope with children in the U.S. and around the world by washing their feet, giving them a new pair of shoes, and helping ...

November 15th, 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 |  


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