A 32-year-old Washington C.H. woman was arrested Friday night for trafficking marijuana at her home with her three juvenile children inside the residence.Shannon Sever of 627 N. North St. was arraigned Monday in Washington Municipal Court on one count of trafficking in drugs, a felony of the fourth degree.At around 7:45 p.m. Friday, Fayette County Sheriff’s Office deputies executed a search warrant at 627 N. North St., according to Sheriff Vernon Stanforth. During the search of the home, deputies confiscated an undetermined amount of marijuana, four handguns and “property believed to be stolen.”More charges are possible once the investigation is complete.
On the heels of the announcement of Superintendent Keith Brown and Director of Curriculum Susie Bailey’s retirements this summer, two more resignations were announced at Monday night’s Washington C.H. City Schools Board of Education meeting.Peggy Zimmerman, the district’s Director of Special Education, will be retiring on June 30 with 41 years of service in education and Connie Matthews, the Special Education Supervisor, will also retire June 30 with 40 years of s...
Jeannie Bihl, a registered nurse at the Fayette County Health Department, will become the new Health Educator when longtime FCHD employee Dal Craig-Crawford retires at the end of March.The announcement was officially made during Monday evening’s meeting of the Fayette County Board of Health.“I think she’ll do a great job,” Health Commissioner Dr. Robert Vanzant told the board. “She’s very outgoing.”The Health Educator ...
The impending lease agreement between the Fayette County Board of Commissioners and Fayette County Memorial Hospital remained under review as of Monday afternoon.“Every time a question is asked, it leads to another question,” said Fayette County Commissioner Tony Anderson. “We had discussions with our legal advisers. We think the hospital has answered every question we ask them. But once we sign the lease, it becomes harder to ask those questions.”
Residents in the Washington C.H. area will have a chance to select a local charity that will receive $2,500 in free advertising through a program sponsored by Civitas Media LLC - parent company of the Washington C.H. Record-Herald/Shopper’s Guide - and the Fayette County Travel & Tourism Bureau and Fayette County Memorial Hospital.The giveaway, being called MyOwn® Community Service Partner Campaign, is being held in conjunction with the new community website - MyOwnWashi...
Representatives from The Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott are joined by members of the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce and others as they cut the ceremonial ribbon to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Jeffersonville hotel, located at 11349 Allen Rd. NW.
The 2014 Spring Wellness Challenge is a free six week online email challenge designed to help participants improve their health by encouraging physical activity, enjoying healthy foods, and practicing sound fitness suggestions. Those who sign up will receive two weekly e-communications from Ohio State University Extension containing research based nutrition, health a...
Parrett Insurance Agency Inc. of Washington C.H. has...
There will be a revival March 26-30 at the Sabina CCCU,...
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