NEWS


Unity Fellowship to hold Confident Woman Conference

The Confident Woman Conference, hosted by Unity Fellowship Church, 4405 Prairie Road NW in Washington Court House, will be held on Saturday, March 11 ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Police Incidents

According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:Feb. 21Aggravated Menacing: At 9:11 a.m., officers respon...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


4-H-aged youth invited to ‘Fun Night’

4-H-aged youth invited to ‘Fun Night’

The Fayette County 4-H FCS Board would like to invite 4-H eligible youth to attend the Cooking and Sewing Fun Night on Friday, March 3 from 5:30 to 7:...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: Why do you doubt?

The Trumpet Sounds: Why do you doubt?

While they were still talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” They were startled and fri...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


The Martins to perform at Heritage Memorial Church

The Martins to perform at Heritage Memorial Church

The smooth, rich sounds of multi-Dove Award winning and Grammy nominated trio, The Martins, will be featured in Washington Court House on Saturday, Ma...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Keeping Company’

Getting Ahead: ‘Keeping Company’

When I was a child growing up I was taught that you must keep the right company.My parents would monitor my friends and if they did not act right, I w...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Storen aiming for Reds’ closer role

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Drew Storen is comfortable with his catcher, and that’s important for a former closer who is trying to earn the rol...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


MT girls bowling wins Sectional

MT girls bowling wins Sectional

CHILLICOTHE — Both Miami Trace and Washington boys and girls bowling teams advanced from the Sectional tournament to the District tournament at ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Blue Lions compete in Sectional swim meet

ATHENS — The Washington Blue Lion swim teams headed to Athens for the Southeast District Sectional Swimming Tournament held at Ohio University F...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


FayCo Dragons vs Guns ‘n’ Hoses March 22

There will be a twin bill of basketball featuring the Fayette County Dragons on Wednesday, March 22.The j-v Dragons will take on the Ravens at 5:30 p....

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Thomas wins all-around

Thomas wins all-around

The Miami Trace varsity gymnastics team recently participated in the Southwest District Individual meet held at Miamisburg High School.With 11 schools...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Abraham birth announced
Deer Creek Daisies visit home and garden show

Deer Creek Daisies visit home and garden show

The Deer Creek Daisies recently traveled to Columbus to visit the Columbus Dispatch Home and Garden Show at the Ohio Expo Center.The Bricker building ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Nap time with The Amish Cook

“Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones.“Mom, m...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Protecting your child against drugs

Protecting your child against drugs

It is no secret that drug abuse is running rampant in Middle America. Over half a million Americans die every year from overdoses, accidents, illness,...

February 20th, 2017 |  


All-N-One presents awards

All-N-One presents awards

The Fayette County All-N-One 4-H Club presented awards to their 2016 members that did an excellent job in their projects on Feb. 7. Winners were Katy ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Family thankful for emergency care at FCMH

This content is sponsored by our partners at the Fayette County Memorial Hospital.When Molly Gruber’s daughter called her from Washington Middle...

February 17th, 2017 |  


FCMH Surgery Center open house set for Tuesday

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) invites you to attend the Surgery Center Open House on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. located in the main ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Initiating your lifestyle

Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:The monthly Perry Township board meeting was held on Feb. 13 at the township hall. During the brief meeting, ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Being ‘information literate’

Television, print media, smart phones, laptops, and other sources present a glut of information, facts, and research at your fingertips. With the clic...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Stopping surprise hospital bills

Stopping surprise hospital bills

Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


A day devoted to America’s highest office

A day devoted to America’s highest office

This weekend, our country celebrates Presidents’ Day, a federal holiday often associated with retail sales and a much-anticipated long weekend. ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Hats off to Mychal Turner

Dear Editor,I was reading the sports page and came upon this great story about how Mychal Turner was being honored for his work of being a coach and b...

February 16th, 2017 |  


The Oscars, for conservatives

The Oscars, for conservatives

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the first-ever Conservative Academy Awards, brought to you from the party room of Al’s Steakhouse at the...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Back-En-Thyme named February Business of the Month

Back-En-Thyme named February Business of the Month

Back-En-Thyme Flower & Gift Shop, 101 E. Court St. in Washington C.H., was named the Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for February. The s...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Doug Marine Motors welcomes Dave Shiflett

Doug Marine Motors welcomes Dave Shiflett

Doug Marine Motors is pleased to introduce Dave Shiflett as the newest member of the sales team. Dave previously sold new and used vehicles at Harden ...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


‘Pour Boys Tapping’ marks first brewery in area

‘Pour Boys Tapping’ marks first brewery in area

Since Cliff Rhoads opened Pour Boys Brew House in 2014, his vision has always been to have a brewery. This past weekend that dream became a reality wh...

January 25th, 2017 |  


JD Equipment announces promotions

London, Ohio - JD Equipment, the largest John Deere dealership group in Ohio, recently announced the following strategic promotions as part of the com...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Valero Renewables named ‘Business of the Month’

Valero Renewables named ‘Business of the Month’

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Team made a visit recently to Valero Renewables Bloomingburg to award them the honor of the January ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


The Wendt Group wins 12 first place awards at Ohio Auctioneers Convention

The Ohio Auctioneers Association (OAA) has recognized The Wendt Group’s exceptional marketing work by naming the company winner of four out of i...

January 20th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA