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Step into nature and leave stress behind you
Over two years ago I had an unfortunate injury that almost resulted in addiction to pain medicine. Since I had some knowledge of the pattern of addiction, I was lucky to catch myself before it caught me.
Mountain of Hope awards scholarships to OHHS students
A trio of deserving Oak Hill High School seniors was on the receiving end of scholarships from the Mountain of Hope organization during last week’s year-ending school awards ceremony.
- Run for the wall
Graves disturbed at Pax Community Cemetery
Several graves at Pax Community Cemetery were disturbed the weekend before Memorial Day in apparent grave robbery attempts, and cemetery caretakers and others asked the public last week to help identify those responsible.
Official: County school system can’t support large number of facilities
The abundant cracks and leaks in some of Fayette County’s aging school facilities fell victim to spring’s heavy rains this month, and Ron Cantley, Fayette Board of Education’s operations director, said that patch jobs and short-term fixes aren’t going to do the job in the long run.
Water safety programs set this weekend
A frantic call for help, shocked and shattered family and friends standing on the riverbank, an agonizing search for a victim’s body by park rangers and rescue personnel.
Drug-related charges abound in indictments
Drugs and related charges made up the majority of the May list of Fayette County grand jury indictments. Of the 101 people against whom true bills were returned 71 involved drugs and related charges.
Dog show slated May 31
The Lively Family Amphitheater in Oak Hill will ring with the sound of barking dogs on Saturday, May 31 as the amphitheater plays host to the 2nd annual Fayette County 4-H Dog Show.
- 4-H clubs going to the dogs
HFT plans mini-camps
The Historic Fayette Theater this year is fortunate to offer not just one, but two summer Youth Drama Camps. The new format of this year’s camps is a “Mini Camp, with Big Fun.
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