NEWS


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County fair has rich history
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‘Stewart’ lights up center

Highland County travel report

For the week ending Aug. 27: The following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring long-term lane restric...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Hillsboro Under the Radar concert canceled

The Under the Radar concert scheduled for Gov. Trimble Place in uptown Hillsboro tonight (Saturday, Aug. 20) has been canceled due to the threat of in...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Cutie Pie, Cutie Pet contests back at fair

It’s been a Highland County Fair tradition for more than two decades and the SATH Cutie Pie and Cutie Pet Contest is back again this year.Back i...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Hillsboro man gets 9 years

Hillsboro man gets 9 years

A Hillsboro man appearing in the Highland County Common Pleas Court this week was sentenced to nine years in prison on two counts of gross sexual impo...

August 19th, 2016 |  


She’d do it all again

She’d do it all again

Editor’s Note – This is the third in a new series of stories authored by Robert Kroeger, who has painted 23 barns in Highland County. The ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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FHS, MHS soccer spilt
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Indians host scrimmage, fish fry
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 |  


McClain Tigers scrimmage Columbus West

McClain Tigers scrimmage Columbus West

McClain’s quarterback throws downfield during the scrimmage Tuesday morning in Greenfield.A McClain runningback takes to the outside of the line...

August 9th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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 |  


New displays at the Hillsboro library

New displays at the Hillsboro library

Two new exhibits currently on display at the Hillsboro Public Library are highlighting wonders – both magical and technical.According to assista...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Hillsboro FFA has year’s first meeting

Hillsboro FFA has year’s first meeting

The Hillsboro FFA held its July meeting at Ashley and Taylor Chaney’s house. For many, this meeting marks the beginning of another year in the F...

August 19th, 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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