Pontious: Court programs will make a difference in people’s lives

Pontious: Court programs will make a difference in people’s lives

Victor Pontious, Jr., is a Republican judge at the Washington Court House Municipal Court running for re-election to a seventh term in the May primary...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Wollscheid: Change in the Washington Court House Municipal Court will change the community

Wollscheid: Change in the Washington Court House Municipal Court will change the community

Susan Wollscheid is a Republican running for the Washington Court House Municipal Court judge position in the May primary election.Wollscheid has been...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Fayette County Sheriff’s Office taking back unwanted prescription drugs April 29 at Sheriff’s Annex

Fayette County Sheriff’s Office taking back unwanted prescription drugs April 29 at Sheriff’s Annex

On Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the pu...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Bees are dying—What can we do about it?

Bees are dying—What can we do about it?

When a honey bee colony swarmed a pine tree at Kim McCoy’s farm last week, the beekeeper took action: she grabbed a cardboard box, poked holes i...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Nothing suspicious found at Washington High School/Middle School campus following two bomb threats

Nothing suspicious found at Washington High School/Middle School campus following two bomb threats

The Washington High School/Middle School campus was on lockdown Thursday after two anonymous bomb threat calls were made in the morning threatening to...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 20th, 2017. |  


Man reportedly “up to no good” in Bloomingburg held in jail on three cases

Man reportedly “up to no good” in Bloomingburg held in jail on three cases

A final pre-trial is pending for a Washington Court House resident being held in the Fayette County Jail on charges in three criminal cases.Bradley N....

April 19th, 2017 |  


Board of DD thanks community

Board of DD thanks community

The Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities recently thanked the Fayette County community for its support at the sixth-annual Dwight Turner...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Community remembers county icon

Community remembers county icon

County icon and businessman Ralph Elden “Ralph the Tire Man” Cockerill passed away Monday, leaving behind a legacy and lots of love for hi...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Down to the wire on Tax Day

Down to the wire on Tax Day

The line of residents waiting to file city income taxes stretched outside the City of Washington Court House building as it approached 4 p.m. Tuesday....

April 18th, 2017 |  


Commissioners support Ag easement applications

Commissioners support Ag easement applications

The Fayette County Commissioners recently passed two resolutions supporting applications into the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) Local Agricultu...

April 18th, 2017 |