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Involuntary manslaughter among charges
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Hastings says finances strong, uptown area important
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Mayor opposes pay for fired SSD
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Bomb threats close MT, WCH schools

Bomb threats close MT, WCH schools

In a trend that seems to be passing from one area school district to another, the Miami Trace and Washington C.H. school districts were under heighten...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Mayor opposes pay for fired SSD

Mayor opposes pay for fired SSD

Safety and Service Director Todd Wilkin apparently remains on the city payroll despite his firing in November by Mayor Drew Hastings, and the city is ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Jan. 12ARRESTS/CITATIONSAnthony Canter, 28, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a fai...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Highland County Sheriff’s Office reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of Jan. 9-15, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 241 911 calls, answered 167 requests for...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

TUESDAY, JAN. 17Tops, 6 p.m., Tree of Life, 545 N. 6th St., Greenfield.Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Peace Lutheran Church, 231 Harry Sauner Rd...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Take Note

Harriett ChurchThe Harriett Church, 3895 Harriett Rd., Hillsboro, has Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., a Sunday morning service at 10:30 a.m., a Sunday eve...

January 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Weekend basketball recap
McClain wrestling places five at Big Dawg

McClain wrestling places five at Big Dawg

Despite the threat of inclement weather Saturday, the McClain Tigers hit the road to square off in the Tri-Valley Big Dawg meet in Dresden, according ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro beats McClain 54-52

Hillsboro beats McClain 54-52

It was never a set win for either team Friday night when the Hillsboro Indians faced off against long-time rivals the McClain Tigers, and despite a de...

January 13th, 2017 |  


McClain wrestlers host tri-match

McClain wrestlers host tri-match

The McClain Tigers wrestling team hit the mats at home Thursday night, taking on two Clinton County teams in SCOL action, according to McClain wrestli...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Wrestling night in Highland County

Wrestling night in Highland County

McClain’s Phil Waters (left) decisioned Clinton-Massie’s Zack Dillow 6-4 at 152 pounds Thursday night in South Central Ohio League wrestli...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Home win for Lady Mustangs

Home win for Lady Mustangs

The Lynchburg-Clay Lady Mustangs took an easy win Thursday night at home against the Ripley Lady Jays, outscoring the visitors in every quarter and fi...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Lady Astros soar to 50-23 win over Lady Indians

Lady Astros soar to 50-23 win over Lady Indians

The Hillsoro Lady Indians took a road loss Wednesday night at Lees Creek against the East Clinton Lady Astros, who took the win with a final score of ...

January 11th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Kulkarni helps HDH campaign

Jones to speak at Hillsboro Aglow Lighthouse

The public is invited to attend the Hillsboro Aglow International Lighthouse on Monday, Jan. 23 for a light supper, worship, inspirational speaker and...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Oglesby vists Lynchburg-Clay FFA

Oglesby vists Lynchburg-Clay FFA

The Lynchburg-Clay FFA Chapter recently had the pleasure of hosting a special visit with the Ohio FFA Vice President Meredith Oglesby, a member of the...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Roman Family Healthcare opens in Greenfield

Roman Family Healthcare opens in Greenfield

The Highland County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the opening of Roman Family Healthcare on Monday, Jan. 9. Office visits are...

January 12th, 2017 |  


SOACDF accepting grant applications

The Southern Ohio Agricultural & Community Development Foundation is accepting applications through Jan. 31 for the Educational Excellence Competi...

January 11th, 2017 |  


McClain FFA 9th in national competition

McClain FFA 9th in national competition

The McClain FFA chapter recently placed ninth in a national livestock judging competition in Colorado.Members of the McClain chapter competed at the N...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Ater wins HMS Spelling Bee

Ater wins HMS Spelling Bee

Hillsboro Middle School recently held its annual spelling bee with Hannah Ater being crowned the champion. The runner-up was Kaley Jo Myers and Ovid W...

January 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


A salute to the OHSAA

A salute to the OHSAA

On occasion over the years I have both applauded and criticized the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA). This week it gets a big pat on the ...

January 13th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |  


Our View: Elections are time for affirmation or for change

In Highland County, the only partisan races on the ballot this year are for Hillsboro City Council, council president and city treasurer, and Republic...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Our View: Smart for commission to reappoint Wilkin as president

Shane Wilkin was reappointed as president of the Highland County Board of Commissioners this week, a good move by his fellow commissioners, Jeff Dunca...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Medicare Prescription Drug Plan discount

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan discount

Do you know if you are eligible for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount?There are many individuals in our district who are unaware they are e...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Our View: Businesses should consider this intern program

Josh Montgomery, assistant professor of computer science, and Amy McClellan, academic service specialist at Southern State Community College, addresse...

January 11th, 2017 |