NEWS


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Final fair sale held Friday
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Goats sold Thursday
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Father and son charged with murder
Consistency and intensity in sheep show

Consistency and intensity in sheep show

The flow of consistency and intensity in the market sheep classes Thursday assured the event’s competitiveness from start to finish. From the yo...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Reiterman named best horse showman

Reiterman named best horse showman

The 2016 Junior Fair Horse Show was held Thursday morning and the Fayette County Fair Queen, Bethany Reiterman, was named the overall horse showman.Th...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what deleegrations had to say at the Republican National Convention about the Second Amendment and fixing Veterans Affairs on our RNC page.Cl...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Small animals, BIG sales

Small animals, BIG sales

Meghan Cory’s reserve champion pen of three rabbits sold for $1,400 at Wednesday’s Fayette County Rabbit Sale. Pictured with Cory (center)...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Humane Society teams up with NBC-4 to host pet adoption drive

Humane Society teams up with NBC-4 to host pet adoption drive

The Fayette Humane Society announced that it has teamed up with WCMH-NBC 4 to host NBC Universal-owned television stations’ “Clear the She...

July 21st, 2016 |  


The Trumpet Sounds‘What’s happening to our world?’

The Trumpet Sounds‘What’s happening to our world?’

There’s no doubt if you are aware of your surroundings that our nation and world is in absolute chaos. Christ predicted that social wickedness w...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


NFL to review domestic violence allegations against Elliott

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The NFL says it is reviewing domestic violence allegations against Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott.A police report s...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Fayette County Classic Saturday at fair

Fayette County Classic Saturday at fair

Harness racing continues Saturday at the Fayette County Fair.There are 14 races on the card. Racing starts at the McDonald’s Grandstand at noon....

July 21st, 2016 |  


Browns, Robert Griffin III getting fresh start together

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Following his unceremonious exit from Washington, Robert Griffin III left behind a note in his locker that encouraged forgive...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Shaw joins in Red Sox power surge

Shaw joins in Red Sox power surge

Editor’s note: Washington C.H. native Travis Shaw hit his 11th home run of the season Wednesday as the Boston Red Sox defeated the San Francisco...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Naquin, Carrasco send Indians to 11-4 romp over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In the span of three innings, the Indians’ Tyler Naquin homered to left field, sent a two-run double down the righ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Many benefits from having a garden

Many benefits from having a garden

This year, I greatly enlarged my vegetable garden. I enjoy it, but it’s a lot more work than I realized. People tell me that gardening provides ...

July 13th, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Mark your calendars for the Carnegie Library Annual Book Sale with AAUW! The sale begins on Wednesday, Aug. 3 at 2 p.m., with the Preview Sale. Admiss...

July 8th, 2016 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Join us for the second week of the Carnegie Library “Tech Fair & Tech Toys Demo.”From 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, Wednesday, J...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Tasty red, white and blue ideas for the Fourth of July

Tasty red, white and blue ideas for the Fourth of July

Are you planning a party this weekend for the Fourth of July? Red, white and blue is the theme for the weekend. Fill the party with some healthy and t...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Keep food safety in mind when camping

Keep food safety in mind when camping

We are planning to go camping for a long weekend this summer and I want to be sure we’re smart about the food we bring and prepare. What should ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


OPINION


An open letter to Duane Matthews regarding mega-hog farm

Dear Dee,I am writing to ask you to reconsider your decision to enter into a 30-year lease of the land next to my mother Daltonna Craig-Crawford and s...

July 19th, 2016 |  


A disappointed neighbor

A disappointed neighbor

To the residents of Fayette County,I am very disappointed regarding the hog facility proposed for Jones Road.I was even more disappointed that even th...

July 14th, 2016 |  


No-vacation nation putting strain on workers, economy

If your idea of a vacation is watching a live-stream of the sun setting along the beach from an iPhone app, stand in line.Or, actually, sit behind a d...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Allowing children to reach full potential

Allowing children to reach full potential

Two years ago, President Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper challenge, with the goal of expanding opportunities for a group that is far too ...

July 12th, 2016 |  


When is it enough?

Enough is enough when our Will overcomes our want. I believe that we have an innate wisdom within us that knows how to be fulfilled, and also, what it...

July 11th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Wilson joins ERA Martin & Associates Washington C.H. branch

Wilson joins ERA Martin & Associates Washington C.H. branch

ERA Martin & Associates recently announced the addition of Hannah Wilson to its team of real estate sales professionals serving consumers in the W...

June 16th, 2016 |  


The Wendt Group welcomes Wesley Black as real estate agent

The Wendt Group has expanded its staff by welcoming Wesley Black as real estate agent and auction day coordinator. In this role, Wesley coordinates su...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Kirk’s Furniture named Chamber Business of the Month

Kirk’s Furniture named Chamber Business of the Month

One hundred and three years in business, spanning five generations is something special, and that’s why Kirk’s Furniture is the Fayette Co...

June 10th, 2016 |  


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