Fayette Public Health Offering At-Home COVID-19 Tests

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(Washington Court House) — Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) is offering at-home COVID 19 test kits while supplies last. The test must be completed online under the guidance of a medical professional. This is done with an app that can be downloaded to a computer or smartphone.

There is no cost. The person taking the test must be 4 years or older and must be exhibiting at least one symptom of COVID-19. There is a limit of 3 per household.

Reliable internet access or a smartphone is needed to complete the test. If you do not have reliable internet access, visit faycohd.org for a list of testing providers. Fayette County Public Health is unable to issue release of isolation letters for at-home tests that are not proctored online.

To get a kit via the curbside delivery process: Send a person (not the sick person) to pick up a test from the health department located at 317 S. Fayette Street.

The person picking up the test must have the name, date of birth, and email address of the person who is taking the test. If the sick person is 17 or younger, please provide a parent’s email. The person picking up the test should:

  • Go to Fayette County Public Health located at 317 S. Fayette Street, Washington Court House; 
  • Park as directed by the signs and stay in car; 
  • Call 740-335-5910 & ask for a test kit; 
  • Wait for a staff member to bring paperwork.

Once the paperwork is complete, you will receive a test kit or kits and instructions.

FCPH is closed on Monday, October 11 for Columbus Day but curbside distribution of test kits will be offered from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Please park near the doors and a staff member will come out to assist you.

Chillicothe Clinches Share Of FAC Volleyball Title

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The Chillicothe Cavaliers clinched no worse than a share of the Frontier Athletic Conference volleyball championship with a (25-7, 25-9, 28-26) sweep of Jackson, Thursday night.

Chillicothe can win the title outright either with a Miami Trace loss to Washington CH on October 9th or a Chillicothe win over McClain at home, October 11th.

It was Senior Night for the Cavaliers’ three seniors Thursday. They are Emma Barnes, Johanna Crawford, and Maleah Oney.  Once the match got started, senior Johanna Crawford collected her 1000th career assist. 

Chillicothe Stat Leaders vs Jackson:
Kills: Caroline Corcoran 11, Johanna Crawford 9, Olivia Beatty 6

Assists: Johanna Crawford 26

Aces: Morgan Daniels 4, Caroline Corcoran & Maleah Oney 2 each

Blocks: Elizabeth Henson 2

Digs: Morgan Daniels 15, Emma Barnes & Johanna Crawford 6 each

Adena Stretches SVC Volleyball Lead With Sweep Of Westfall

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The Adena Warriors moved to (10-1) in the SVC with a (25-19, 25-21, 25-12) win over Westfall Thursday, putting the Warriors two matches up on both the (9-3) Mustangs and (9-3) Zane Trace in the SVC standings loss column.

The Warriors have a makeup match at Paint Valley this Saturday morning, where they could clinch at least a share of the SVC with a win.

(Adena’s Jenna Martin attacks during Adena win)

In Set#1, Westfall darted out to leads of 4-0, 5-1, 6-2, 9-5, 11-7 and 15-11, before Adena went on a 7-1 run for an 18-16 advantage. The Mustangs tied the set at 19-19, only to see the Warriors finish on a 6-0 run for a 25-19 win for a (1-0) match lead.

Set #2- The score went back-and-forth, with the Mustangs leading as late as 10-7, forcing Adena to call a time-out. The Warriors responded with a 5-0 run for a 12-10 lead, with both teams countering punch-for-punch. The score was tied as late as 17-17 with Adena grabbing the lead back and never allowing Westfall to get any closer than two points in a 25-21 win and a (2-0) lead.

Set #3 was close early, seeing the Mustangs leading 5-4 before Adena kicked into overdrive en-route to a 25-12 win and the (3-0) sweep of the match.

Adena’s top offensive stats saw Ellie Harper and Jenna Martin each with 12 kills, Hannah Burns with 10 and Sydney Foglesong with 9 and 2 blocks. Camryn Carroll had 25 digs. Hope Garrison had 11 digs and 17 assists. Makaela Lovely had 22 assists.

Both teams served 5 aces on the match.

Statistics are pending for Westfall.

(Westfall’s Marissa Mullins attempts to hit past Adena blockers Hannah Burns and Sydney Foglesong)

Mike Smith talked with Adena’s Hope Garrison and Brenna McQuiniff after the Warriors win. See our Litter Media interview below.

Chillicothe Boys Golf Advances To D-1 District Tournament

Presented By Hometown-Motors, Inc.

The Chillicothe Cavaliers are one of four teams to advance to the Zanesville Division 1 District Golf Tournament on Tuesday, October 12th.

(Chillicothe Golf Team heading to district tournament)

Marietta won the sectional team title with a 321. Warren was second at 327, Sheridan third with a 331 and Chillicothe fourth with a 354.

Chillicothe’s individual performers were:
Aidan Fischer (82), Vincent Haller (87), Kaiden Koch (90), Jackson Bolen (95), Mathew Branscom (120).

The other teams finishes were:
Athens- 365
Jackson- 390
Miami Trace- 428
Logan- 448