NEWS


12:30 pm |    
Blevins graduates cum laude
12:00 pm |    
Timmons honored

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 |  


Watermelon, tomatoes and peppers at Market

This week watermelon is in high harvest. Ask Kevin about his special on seedless watermelons. And Jeff King has been digging potatoes, ask about his d...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Two indicted for allegedly robbing Kroger

Two indicted for allegedly robbing Kroger

Two Greenfield residents were indicted after an alleged robbery at Kroger on Clinton Avenue in Washington C.H.Jessica R. Brust, 34, and Brian L. Dunca...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Fayette Progressive begins school year

Fayette Progressive begins school year

Brantly is ready for another fun year of preschool.Seeing Double? No. It’s twins Alissa and Sophia ready to start Miss Emily’s 3-year-old ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


Hillsboro golf edges Blue Lions by one stroke

HILLSBORO — The Washington Blue Lion golf team traveled to the county seat of Highland County Wednesday for an SCOL match against the Indians at...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Notre Dame’s Folston has different mindset after knee injury

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame running back Tarean Folston learned not to take anything for granted, even practice, after a season-ending kn...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Miami Trace volleyball falls to Cavs

CHILLICOTHE — The Miami Trace Lady Panthers varsity volleyball team visited Chillicothe Tuesday, Aug. 23 for a match against the defending SCOL ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Miami Trace boys soccer falls to Cavs, beats London

The Miami Trace boys varsity soccer team has split its first two matches of the 2016 season.On Saturday, Aug. 20, Miami Trace hosted London and won th...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Cavs soccer tops Miami Trace, 5-1

CHILLICOTHE — The Miami Trace girls soccer team visited Chillicothe for an SCOL match Tuesday, Aug. 23.Chillicothe won the match, 5-1.For Miami ...

August 24th, 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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA