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First Friday returns
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Highland County Farm Tour
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Scarecrow in the maze

Take Back Our County fighting drug abuse

A group of local residents fed up with the drug issues plaguing Highland County are fighting back and they have their first two events coming up Aug. ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Man pleads guilty to theft charge

Man pleads guilty to theft charge

A Chillicothe man was placed on community control for the next three years following a plea of guilty in Highland County Common Pleas Court this week....

August 26th, 2016 |  


Greenfield pair indicted for alleged robbery

Two Greenfield residents were indicted after an alleged robbery at Kroger on Clinton Avenue in Washington C.H.Jessica R. Brust, 34, and Brian L. Dunca...

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


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 22ARRESTS/CITATIONSWheyette Copas, 18, Greenfield, was arrested for contr...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 22ACCIDENTSThe police department investigated an accident on North West St...

August 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Indians drop opener 48-22
Lady Tigers win Spike and Dig

Lady Tigers win Spike and Dig

The McClain Lady Tigers volleyball team took the Spike and Dig trophy away from Hillsboro on Saturday as they defeated the reining champs two sets to ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


FHS, MHS soccer spilt

FHS, MHS soccer spilt

It was an inter-county match up on Monday night as Fairfield High School boys and girls soccer teams hosted the McClain Tigers and Lady Tigers. The bo...

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


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 |  


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LIFE


ROW fishing event is Sept. 15

The Soil and Water Conservation Districts of Highland, Brown and Adams counties will present the fourth event in the Tri-County Real Outdoor Women ser...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Free clinic gives $10,000 to hospice

Free clinic gives $10,000 to hospice

The Clinton County Free Clinic Board decided to dissolve the clinic at the end of 2015 and designated remaining funds to support other not-for-profit ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Annual Mick reunion held at Pike Lake

Annual Mick reunion held at Pike Lake

The annual Mick reunion was held Aug. 21 at Pike Lake State Park. The weather was great and there was a good crowd. It is suspected that there were so...

August 25th, 2016 |  


NCB donates to GreatER Care Campaign

NCB donates to GreatER Care Campaign

Highland District Hospital Foundation Director Cathy Jones accepts a pledge from NCB for $5,000 toward the GreatER Care Campaign that is being spearhe...

August 24th, 2016 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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The history of school dress code
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Colony plan good compromise
Every life a mix of good, bad

Every life a mix of good, bad

The only thing we know about people – both people we know from a distance as well as our closest friends - is what we know about them. What we d...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Long live the Olympic spirit

Long live the Olympic spirit

The last two weeks have been like a breath of fresh air. Why, you ask? Because of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad.I’m not sure when it started, b...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Blue Highways along Great Lakes

Blue Highways along Great Lakes

Long before Roger Easton invented the Global Positioning System, or GPS, Rand McNally sold his Road Atlas to millions. The red lines on the maps meant...

August 17th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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