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Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Sept. 23ARRESTS/CITATIONSJoshua R. Roland, 33, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Highland County Sheriff’s Office reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports that for the week of Sept. 19-25, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 356 911 calls, answered 170 reque...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Portman rallies Highland County Republicans

Portman rallies Highland County Republicans

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman rallied local Republicans on Saturday when his campaign rolled through Hillsboro on the first stop of a tour through southern an...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


10th annual GHS History Day

10th annual GHS History Day

The Greenfield Historical Society will hold its 10th annual History Day on Saturday, Oct. 1 at its buildings at the east end of Jefferson Street in Gr...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


State releases redacted Pike County autopsies

COLUMBUS — The attorney general’s office on Friday released heavily redacted copies of the final autopsy reports in the unsolved slayings ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


One transported from accident scene

One transported from accident scene

One person was transported from the scene of this accident around 2 p.m. Friday near the junction of SR 124 and U.S. 50 on the east side of Hillsboro....

September 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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MHS battles back; wins 3-2
OHSAA week two football computer rankings

OHSAA week two football computer rankings

The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its second high school football computer rankings Tuesday afternoon. The weekly computer ratings ar...

September 27th, 2016 |  


HHS back-to-back SCOL champs

HHS back-to-back SCOL champs

The Hillsboro Lady Indians golf Team is back-to-back South Central Ohio League champion after Saturday as they bested the rest of the league to win th...

September 26th, 2016 |  


AP week three Ohio high school football poll

How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the second weekly Associated Press poll of 2016, by OHSA...

September 26th, 2016 |  


LC sweeps HHS in soccer

LC sweeps HHS in soccer

The Hillsboro boys and girls soccer team hosted Lynchburg-Clay high school on Monday evening for a cross-county match up. At the end of the night, Lyn...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Massie blows away Tigers 56-0

Massie blows away Tigers 56-0

The McClain Tiger football team (1-4, 2-0) hosted South Central Ohio League powerhouse Clinton-Massie (4-1, 2-0) onto their field Friday night and the...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


HHS comes up short to ‘Cane

HHS comes up short to ‘Cane

The Hillsboro took very little time getting on the scoreboard first on Friday night against the Wilmington Hurricane, as they threw a 65 yard touchdow...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


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Hillsboro FFA at Farm Science Review

Hillsboro FFA at Farm Science Review

This year the Hillsboro FFA chapter took 58 members to London, Ohio to attend the Ohio Farm Science Review on Tuesday, Sept. 20. Students had a chance...

September 28th, 2016 |  


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

The Highland County Board of Commissioners proclaimed the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Pictured Wednesday with commissioners...

September 28th, 2016 |  


SATH announces Cutie Pie, Cutie Pet winners

SATH announces Cutie Pie, Cutie Pet winners

The annual SATH Cutie Pie and Cutie Pie contests at the 2016 Highland County Fair this year raised a total of $3,000 for KAMP Dovetail.KAMP (Kids And ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Fair flowers show results

Dahlia Fair Show ResultsSept. 5:Best of Show Specimens – Emile Tissot Award: Michael Kuduk.Second Best of Show – Larry Moore.Largest Bloom...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Mercer reunion held in Leesburg

Descendants of L.G. and Stella Mercer met at the Fairfield Local School Auditeria recently for their annual reunion.On Jan. 17, 1900, Lewis Gilmore Me...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Trio of McClain exchange students introduced

Trio of McClain exchange students introduced

McClain High School is hosting three exchange students for the 2016-17 school year – two juniors and one sophomore. The juniors are Jamie Dische...

September 27th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Fear of drugs vs. chronic pain
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Council, the mayor, and loops
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There was a twinkle in his eyes
Hillary’s health, Trump’s racism

Hillary’s health, Trump’s racism

For daring to ask Hillary Clinton several questions and follow-up questions about her disregard for national security in regard to her use of private ...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 12th, 2016. |  


Old sports writer rides again

Old sports writer rides again

For the first time in a long time I covered a high school football game last week. It was not how I intended to spend my Friday evening when I woke up...

September 9th, 2016 updated: September 9th, 2016. |  


The old man and the baby

The old man and the baby

The old man sat down in the overstuffed chair while the rest of the family gathered in the kitchen and the other rooms in the large house, chatting, l...

September 5th, 2016 |  


The history of school dress code

The history of school dress code

Much like parents around the county, I shipped my kid off to school last week.Unlike many other parents around the county, I didn’t post the cla...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Colony plan good compromise

Colony plan good compromise

The latest plan in regard to the Colony Theatre seems like a good middle ground between trying to salvage the landmark and demolishing it completely.M...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Different, but really the same

Different, but really the same

Can it really be that time of year? That was the question I asked myself last Friday as I stepped out the back office door and heard the familiar soun...

August 26th, 2016 |  


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