Kiwanis Club to hold 50th-annual Teen Talent Awards this Friday at Historic Washington Middle School

Kiwanis Club to hold 50th-annual Teen Talent Awards this Friday at Historic Washington Middle School

For 50 years, the Kiwanis Club of Washington C.H. has provided an opportunity and venue for the youth of Fayette County to showcase their various tale...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Three semi-truck accident on Interstate 71 in Jasper Township Tuesday causes major traffic issues

Three semi-truck accident on Interstate 71 in Jasper Township Tuesday causes major traffic issues

An accident involving three semi tractor-trailers on Interstate 71 near the Fayette/Greene county line in Jasper Township created major traffic issues...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Meth found, one arrested during search of Peddicord Avenue apartment Monday

Meth found, one arrested during search of Peddicord Avenue apartment Monday

Methamphetamine and chemicals used in the manufacturing of meth were found at a Peddicord Avenue apartment Monday evening after a drug-related search ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Civil complaint served to Fayette County Republican Central Committee concerning auditor appointment

Civil complaint served to Fayette County Republican Central Committee concerning auditor appointment

A complaint was served Thursday to the Fayette County Republican Central Committee alleging a Public Records Act violation in the recent appointment o...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Scientists report wax worms bio-degrade plastic bags

Wax worms may be a bio-degradable solution for plastic bags.Scientists have confirmed that wax worms are able to convert non-biodegradable plastic int...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Good Hope Lions tour Pilot Dogs facility in Columbus

Good Hope Lions tour Pilot Dogs facility in Columbus

Several members of the Good Hope Lions recently traveled to Pilot Dogs in Columbus to tour the new facility and present the organization with a contri...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Fayette County Jail inmates make ‘jail house mouse traps’ to catch mice

Fayette County Jail inmates make ‘jail house mouse traps’ to catch mice

Mice are problematic to catch in old buildings but inside the 134-year-old Fayette County Jail the inmates have created a unique solution.Fayette Coun...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Jefferson Township firefighter, FCSO deputy rescue dog from 24-foot well Friday

Jefferson Township firefighter, FCSO deputy rescue dog from 24-foot well Friday

A Jefferson Township firefighter and a Fayette County Sheriff’s Office deputy helped save the life of a family pet Friday after receiving a repo...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Coole sworn in as county auditor

Coole sworn in as county auditor

Aaron Coole (center), who was appointed by the Fayette County Republican Central Committee as the new Fayette County Auditor following the retirement ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


WCH man admits he assaulted a Fayette County sheriff’s deputy

WCH man admits he assaulted a Fayette County sheriff’s deputy

Thirty-year-old Andrew M. Shaw admitted Monday to assaulting a deputy sheriff in the Fayette County Jail.The Washington Court House man is charged wit...

April 24th, 2017 |