NEWS


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Updated: Hastings goes in for mugshot, fingerprints
Teen admits to March bomb threat

Teen admits to March bomb threat

Photo: Judge Kevin Greer is shown Friday in Highland County Juvenile Court. By Sarah Allen - For The Times-Gazette A 13-year old boy who fac...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:July 18ARRESTS/CITATIONSJoseph Rigsby, 18, Leesburg, was arrested for a probat...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


More than 200 marijuana plants found

More than 200 marijuana plants found

A Highland County man is facing charges after more than 200 marijuana plants were allegedly confiscated by local authorities Thursday.Highland County ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Board tours buildings

Board tours buildings

A tour of the concession/restroom and weight room/wrestling buildings was the highlight of Wednesday’s Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what deleegrations had to say at the Republican National Convention about the Second Amendment and fixing Veterans Affairs on our RNC page.Cl...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Retreat says tests OK; officials still probing

While health officials are still working to respond to an illness that impacted a number of people, some of whom had recently visited Long’s Ret...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


SPORTS


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Hurley is National champion
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Post 129 over Post 62 5-4

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Southern Rounders Baseball tryoutsThe 10U Southern Ohio Rounders baseball team are well on their way to filling their roster with top talent from Adam...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Post 129 falls 11-2 to Waverly

Post 129 falls 11-2 to Waverly

The Hillsboro Legion Post 129 failed to get past Waverly on Wednesday night, losing the game with a final score of 11-2.Waverly took an early lead in ...

July 13th, 2016 |  


The streets are alive with Pokemon trainers

The streets are alive with Pokemon trainers

For a few years now, Nintendo has been teasing the world with an app for your phone that allowed you to be a real life Pokemon trainer. Last Tuesday, ...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Local Gymnasts Selected for the USA National Team

Local Gymnasts Selected for the USA National Team

On June 8-13, the Aerial’s Acrobatic Gymnastics Team competed in the 2016 USA Gymnastics Championships held in Providence, RI. This national com...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Snyder awarded scholarship

Snyder awarded scholarship

The Ohio High School Athletic Association annually provides scholarships for outstanding student athletes from its member schools. Each member high sc...

July 5th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Elks grant helps city
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SSCC launches adult diploma program

In launching its new 22+ Adult High School Diploma program, Southern State Community College is aiming to help the more than 700,000 working-age adult...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Coaches needed for falls management program

Do you know someone who has fallen or who is afraid of falling? Would you like to help people manage their concerns about falls and increase their phy...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Penix celebrates 100th birthday

On July 16, 2016, a birthday celebration for Wilbur Penix, who turned 100 years old the day before on July 15, was held.Penix is a resident of the Lau...

July 21st, 2016 |  


From meteorites to paintings

From meteorites to paintings

At the Highland County District Library, patrons are finding ways to learn about the community – and even the universe – in exhibits that ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Farm Bureau Annual Meeting

Highland County Farm Bureau invites all Farm Bureau members and their families to its annual meeting being held south of Leesburg at Creekview Barn on...

July 21st, 2016 |  


OPINION


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The powers that be, at work
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Old warriors answer a call
The day the great one died

The day the great one died

It has been more than a month since the late, great Muhammad Ali passed away, but as I watched the ESPY awards Wednesday night and saw him remembered ...

July 15th, 2016 |  


‘How does a mayor get removed?’

‘How does a mayor get removed?’

By the time the case reached it, the Highland County Grand Jury was right to hand down indictments against Drew Hastings. Let’s stipulate that r...

July 14th, 2016 updated: July 14th, 2016. |  


RIP: Elvis’ guitarist, TV’s Lois Lane

RIP: Elvis’ guitarist, TV’s Lois Lane

Two recent passings were of note to yours truly and to many others.First, Scotty Moore died. You know who Scotty Moore was? Scotty Moore was Elvis Pre...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Big Brother? He is us

Big Brother? He is us

I don’t like the idea of “Big Brother” monitoring our day-to-day activities any more than anyone else, but the presence during the F...

July 4th, 2016 updated: July 4th, 2016. |  


A proud day coming up

A proud day coming up

Should I go there or not? That was what I kept asking myself as I pondered this column, especially since my last one dealt with pretty much the same t...

July 1st, 2016 |  


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