NEWS


6:02 pm |    
Portman speaks on addiction
6:11 pm |    
Tornado touches down
5:50 pm |    
Donut truck to be at Market
5:46 pm |    
Tornado strikes county

Police Incidents

According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:JUNE 22Menacing: James Green reported that a known male t...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Last call for Cub Scout yard sale

This is the last week to donate to the yard sale drive and fundraiser hosted by the parents of Fayette County Cub Scouts pack 5112. The parents are or...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Becoming a part of history

Becoming a part of history

Those who witnessed the Cleveland Cavaliers claim the 2016 NBA championship Sunday night may have also observed a striking Nike video released via Twi...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Commissioners approve jail physician services

Commissioners approve jail physician services

The Fayette County Commissioners recently approved a staffing agreement to provide physician services to the inmates of the local jail.It was moved by...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


FCSO Incidents

According to reports, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls:MAY 26TRAFFIC CRASH: Elias Wood, Quaker City, was att...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


4-H Fun Bunch donates cookies to blood drive

4-H Fun Bunch donates cookies to blood drive

The 4-H Fun Bunch 4-H club made and donated cookies for the American Red Cross Blood Drive that took place at Grace United Methodist Church on June 14...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


7:25 pm |    
Becoming a part of history
6:52 pm
Updated: 8:55 pm. |    
Cavaliers win title
Becoming a part of history

Becoming a part of history

Those who witnessed the Cleveland Cavaliers claim the 2016 NBA championship Sunday night may have also observed a striking Nike video released via Twi...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


McIlroy opts out of Rio Olympics over Zika concerns

Golfer Rory McIlroy became one of the most high-profile sports stars to opt out of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of concerns about the Zika viru...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Downtown Photo edges Mustangers, 12-11

Downtown Photo edges Mustangers, 12-11

The Mustangers held a one-game lead over Downtown Photo in standings of the Major Division of the Washington C.H. Little League, through games of June...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Major hurdle: Breaks finally fall Dustin Johnson’s way

OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — Dustin Johnson already has shown he can take a punch. He also can take a joke.Four months ago, he was playing the AT&T P...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Cleveland rocks as title drought ends with NBA crown

CLEVELAND (AP) — More tears. Only this time, tears of joy.Cleveland’s championship drought, crossing 52 years, generations and noted by a ...

June 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


4:54 pm |    
Beware of Mosquitoes!

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Adults, teens, and children of all ages are invited to the Carnegie Library Summer Reading Program “Tech Fair & Tech Toys Demo,” start...

June 20th, 2016 |  


FCMH Auxiliary holds meeting

Fayette County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary President Pat Gall brought the meeting to order by having the scholarship committee introduce the recipient...

June 17th, 2016 |  


FCMH Foundation receives donation from Good Hope Lions Club

FCMH Foundation receives donation from Good Hope Lions Club

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Foundation received a donation from the Good Hope Lions Club of Wayne Township in the amount of $500.The Good ...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Top Tony moments: Miranda’s tearful sonnet, Corden’s antics

Top Tony moments: Miranda’s tearful sonnet, Corden’s antics

NEW YORK (AP) — As presenter Barbra Streisand noted, Tony night was “tinged with sorrow” — and she wasn’t the only one m...

June 13th, 2016 updated: June 13th, 2016. |  


Fight the Bite

It’s that time of year where everyone needs to be aware of the nasty pest - mosquitoes. The most effective way to prevent mosquito-borne disease...

June 10th, 2016 |  


OPINION


‘Try Further’

I used to work in concrete, a field of construction, which was vigorous physical labor. Our bosses knew this and also the demands they were asking fro...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry

Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry

For children across Ohio, summer break is beginning, and for many families that means vacations and summer camps and barbecues.But for too many, it al...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Government efficiency a priority

Government efficiency a priority

This week, Governor John Kasich signed many bills into law aimed at improving the quality of life for all Ohioans. Two pieces of legislation in partic...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Memorial Day always special in WCH

Memorial Day always special in WCH

School is out and Memorial Day has been observed. Summer flowers have appeared throughout the community. A cool spring is rapidly fading into true sum...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Public records and frivolous conduct

Being able to request public records is a very important element of allowing the public to know how the government – at all levels – is co...

June 13th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Apaliyah graduates from OU EDI

Apaliyah graduates from OU EDI

Godwin Tayese Apaliyah, Fayette County Economic Development Director, graduated from the University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute on May ...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Six scholarships awarded by Chamber of Commerce

Six scholarships awarded by Chamber of Commerce

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently awarded $4,500 in scholarships to six graduating seniors of Fayette County schools.To be considered fo...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Chamber welcomes an ‘awesome’ member

Chamber welcomes an ‘awesome’ member

Members of the Fayette County Ambassador Team welcomed Awesome Real Estate to the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce.Located at 2782 State Rte 22 nort...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Chamber of Commerce names business of the month

Chamber of Commerce names business of the month

EZ Oil Change, 509 S. Elm St. in Washington C.H., was recognized as the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for May by the Chambe...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Tractor Supply Co. shows families how to ‘Get Growing’

Tractor Supply Company, 1650 Columbus Ave. in Washington C.H., is inviting parents to unlock the hidden potential of their backyard with a family gard...

May 10th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA