Ross County,

Thieves steal festival stage in Ross County

ROSS COUNTY, Ohio — A group of thieves stole a festival stage in southern Ohio over the weekend. The Ross County Sheriff said he is investigating the case of who stole the “Fall Festival of Leaves” outdoor stage. The Fall Festival of Leaves is a three day event held the...
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This is the cheapest gas in Hillsboro right now

(HILLSBORO, OH) Depending on where you fill up in Hillsboro, you could be saving up to $0.12 per gallon on gas. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Speedway at 247 W Main St was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.87 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Holtfield Station at 620 S High St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.99.
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Rockin’ keeps rollin’ Saturday in downtown Wilmington

WILMINGTON — Rock the Block Day 2 kicked off around noon as Carnival of Sins took the stage on another gorgeous day in downtown Wilmington featuring free outdoor concerts, beer and other drinks, food and merchandise on Sugartree Street as well as on Main Street. The live music continues through...

Huge Rock the Block ‘21 is history

WILMINGTON — Downtown Wilmington rocked Friday into Saturday and into very late Saturday night as the beautiful weather remained — as did the large crowds on Sugartree Street and on Main Street — where the Dirty Deeds AC/DC tribute band performed followed by headliner Quiet Riot to put Rock the Block ‘21 in the books.
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

Participants show off sewing, fashion skills during fair

Pictured are the Seven Clues of Fashion Award Winners: (right-to-left) Hidy Kirkpatrick, K’lynn and Noah Cornell, Hannah Houck and Victoria Waits. Not pictured: Faustina Dowdell, Isabella Dowdell and Korinthia Bennett. Several participants showed off their sewing skills during the Style Show during the Fayette County Fair. Pictured (left-to-right) are Lilly...
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Locals excel at fashion

The following are 4-H Clothing State Fair participants from Fayette County. The Fayette County Style Show was held last week. Pictured: (back row, left-to-right) Bailey Miller, Lilly Hamilton, K’lynn Cornell, Victoria Waits, Hidy Kirkpatrick; (front row, left-to-right): Noah Cornell, Grace Hook and Karleigh Cooper.
Highland County, OHTimes Gazette

Good time to adopt a pet

Highland County has two facilities for stray and surrendered animals, and both are alternating between full and near-full capacity. Between them, the Highland County Dog Pound and the Highland County Humane Society Animal Shelter are currently housing about 40 dogs and over 20 cats. Animal surrenders, typically related to relocation, owner aging and changes in owner employment, have increased dramatically for both locations in the last month.
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Commission on Aging lunch & activities

The Fayette County Commission on Aging lunch menu for the week of Aug. 2-6 is as follows:. BBQ riblet sandwich, roasted potatoes, seasoned vegetables, fruit. Ham & soup beans, cole slaw, cornbread, fruit in strawberry jello. WEDNESDAY. Chicken parmesan with pasta, seasoned vegetables, tossed salad, garlic bread, fruit. THURSDAY. Cheeseburger,...
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

Welcome to tomato season at the Farmers Market

There are few who don’t eat tomatoes in one form or another, raw or cooked. For those who like them fresh and uncooked, right off the vine can’t be beat, be they of the small “pop in your mouth” cherry type, or the larger, eat like an apple/warm juice running down your chin variety.
Highland County, OHTimes Gazette

Dog Pound Pet of the Week

Brody, a well-groomed, well-mannered, fit and fun-loving fellow, is the Highland County Dog Pound of the Week. Stocky and strong for his short stature, he weighs 63 pounds. This smart, young dog was surrendered by his owner and is already neutered. Brody loves exercise and enjoys attention or a good romp. To meet him or any of the many good dogs at the pound, call 937-393-8191 for an appointment.
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

Waits’ steer sells for $7K

Victoria Waits’ grand champion market steer sold for $7,000 at Saturday’s Fayette County Fair Beef Steer Sale. The buyers for the market steer were: Fayette Veterinary Hospital and Fayette County’s Finest Show Cattle. See inside for more photos from Saturday’s big sale.
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

More than sweet corn at today’s Farmers Market

July… in terms of farm and garden produce, it brings the season of exorbitant abundance. Yes, yes – of course we recognize the zucchini, which for a few weeks is much appreciated, but after which many efforts are made to “gift” and “share” and finally to find a farmer with pigs or cattle who might like to take the abundance off our hands.
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Fun in the Sun at Kirkwood Adventure Park

Get ready to fill a summer day with outdoor fun at Kirkwood Adventure Park, a 212-acre campus located in nearby Wilmington, Ohio. Kirkwood Adventure Park is welcoming individuals and groups out to experience their newly renovated facilities in the summer of 2021. What can you expect to find at Kirkwood...
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

Cory, Taylor win big at lamb show

Mackenzie Cory was named Grand Champion at the Fayette County Junior Fair Market Lamb show on Thursday. Emily Taylor was named the Reserve Champion of the Market Lamb show as well as the Overall Sheep Showman. Cory will be a junior at Miami Trace High School this upcoming school year....
Georgetown, OHNews Democrat

5 – 25 Line Garage Sale Ad

News Democrat Garage Sale Do-It-Yourself ad is all you need to inform Georgetown of your sale!. News Democrat edition, E-edition and Listings. If booking for next day, please book before 2 pm to ensure timely placement. Booking after 2pm on a Friday will not guarantee any weekend space.
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

Pettit, McCoy claim top honors in goat show

Maya McCoy won the 2021 Overall Grand Champion Meat Goat prize late Tuesday evening. Pictured (L to R): Reagan Gross, Zander Ivey, Alli Knecht, Gus Wilt, Kelsey Pettit, judge Terry Burks, McCoy, Jordan McCoy, and Mara Simonson. Kelsey Pettit claimed Overall Reserve Champion Meat Goat Tuesday evening following an afternoon...
Fayette County, OHRecord-Herald

Johnson named best horse showman

The 2021 Fayette County Junior Fair Horse Show was held on Tuesday morning and Madison Johnson was named the overall horse showman. Following the first hours of competition during the morning showmanship classes, Johnson took home the gold. This is her fifth year going to the Showman of Showmen competition. The overall trophy was donated by All Foreign & Domestic Auto Parts.