NEWS


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Large, ancient logs
6:06 pm
Updated: 6:17 pm. |    
Realtors hold annual RPAC luncheon
6:00 pm
Updated: 10:20 pm. |    
‘Have respect during SCOL’s final season’
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Updated: 4:33 pm. |    
Colony facade could get facelift; dog park moves along
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Updated: 5:44 pm. |    
Drug problem grows here, there and everywhere
11:15 am
Updated: 7:53 am. |    
In wake of MCO change, county agencies revising budgets
Local parties gearing up for fall election

Local parties gearing up for fall election

The local arms of the two major political parties are gearing up for the fall election, with the Republicans already opening their headquarters full t...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Highland County Sheriff’s Office reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of Aug. 15-21, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 311 911 calls, answered 121 requests fo...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


‘Stewart’ lights up center

‘Stewart’ lights up center

About 170 people turned out Saturday evening to help the Highland County Senior Citizens Center raise a little more than $2,700 during a dinner show b...

August 22nd, 2016 updated: August 22nd, 2016. |  


Despite recent break, hot days aren’t over yet

The temperatures and the humidity of the past few weeks have made “staying cool” a very real goal, even with the recent break in temperatu...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has reported the following information:Aug. 19ACCIDENTSThe police department investigated a call of an accident on Uhr...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 19ARRESTS/CITATIONSCurtis Ferrell, 31, Greenfield, was arrested for domes...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


10:08 pm
Updated: 10:21 pm. |    
FHS, MHS soccer spilt
Indians host scrimmage, fish fry

Indians host scrimmage, fish fry

The Hillsboro High School football team hosted Paint Valley on Friday night on their annual Fish Fry Friday held the scrimmage Friday before the seaso...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 20th, 2016. |  


Jackson heading to Air Force

Jackson heading to Air Force

Former McClain High School graduate Dante Jackson has joined the men’s basketball coaching staff at Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Coloa...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Lady Indians host Circleville in scrimmage

Lady Indians host Circleville in scrimmage

The Hillsboro Lady Indians soccer team faced off against their first outside competition on Thursday evening as they hosted Circleville for their firs...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Second Annual Bill Pfister Classic a success

Second Annual Bill Pfister Classic a success

The Second Annual Bill Pfister Goldstick Classic Wiffleball Tournament was held this past Saturday, August 6 in Lynchburg. 18 teams participated in th...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Fairfield Lions golf falls to Warriors 184-205

The Fairfield Lions golf team visited the Eastern Brown Warriors in Georgetown on Tuesday and fell 184-205. Jordan Johnson of Eastern was the medalist...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Hillsboro Indians scrimmage Unioto

Hillsboro Indians scrimmage Unioto

Hillsboro’s quarterback pitches the ball to one of his runningbacks during the scrimmage Tuesday nightAn Indian’s player finds room on the...

August 9th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Local business helps Soles for Students

Shoe Sensation, located in the Highland Plaza at 1472 N. High St. in Hillsboro, has partnered with Soles for Students to help put shoes on students...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Bright Local schools welcome new year

Bright Local schools welcome new year

Bright Local team members received a heroes’ welcome last Monday, Aug. 15, at the back to school in-service day. Teachers, staff, and faculty we...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Ringing in the start of school

Ringing in the start of school

The kindergarten students at Greenfield Elementary assembled for the rining of the victory bell Tuesday to mark the beginning of their first school ye...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Union Chapel helps Bright Local students

Union Chapel helps Bright Local students

The Union Chapel Church gave needy families in Bright Local School District full book bags for the start of school with the help of some churches in W...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |  


Check It Out

Check It Out

September is Library Card Sign-up Month and the staff at the Leesburg Library would like to remind parents that your children need to have the “...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Teachers attend energy education workshops

Teachers of multiple grade levels all across Ohio will walk into classrooms this fall ready to share with their students exciting new information, lab...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


Drew, Bob & guilt by association

Drew, Bob & guilt by association

According to some people, it’s very important that you know that Drew Hastings and Bob Lambert are friends, because to know that is to help you ...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Seniors and financial exploitation

Seniors and financial exploitation

Elder financial exploitation is a crime that has been called the “Crime of the 21st Century.” The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) a...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Singing in the Big Apple

Singing in the Big Apple

Walt Disney once said, “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” With all due respect to Walt, he was wrong.O...

August 11th, 2016 |  


A GOP friend? Get a dog

A GOP friend? Get a dog

My late uncle, Bill Kibler, a staunch Republican, used to regularly go into conniption fits over the fact that the Democratic Party does a much better...

August 8th, 2016 updated: August 8th, 2016. |  


Good to see you, old friend

Good to see you, old friend

It was a warm, bright July morning as we pulled into the parking lot on South College Street in Sabina. We arrived at the Cove for the Sabina Church o...

August 4th, 2016 |  


There is good, there is bad

There is good, there is bad

Donald Trump has proven himself to be one of the most effective communicators in modern political history, not only by taking advantage of social medi...

August 1st, 2016 updated: August 1st, 2016. |  


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