PAS anticipates 20 new jobs

PAS anticipates 20 new jobs

PAS Technologies announced Tuesday that it anticipates adding 20 new employees at its Hillsboro facility and may add a building expansion for the seco...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Rocky Fork project could help make lake ‘economic engine for Highland County’

Rocky Fork project could help make lake ‘economic engine for Highland County’

The new $844,000 Rocky Fork Lake project could help the lake become “the economic engine for Highland County,” fight the “inordinate...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Mayor, FRS at odds over new Hillsboro-Rocky Fork Lake shuttle route

Mayor, FRS at odds over new Hillsboro-Rocky Fork Lake shuttle route

Hillsboro City Council’s Street and Safety Committee will examine whether FRS Transportation’s recently-enacted shuttle routes in the city...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Former local man wanted to kill wife

Former local man wanted to kill wife

A former Hillsboro resident has been convicted of conspiracy to commit murder after trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, who formerly worked at ...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Neighbors in Washington Court House say they’re ‘prisoners in our own home’

Neighbors in Washington Court House say they’re ‘prisoners in our own home’

Too scared to go outside alone, 14-year-old Gabby McCord asks her mother to watch her as she walks the few steps from the back door to the trash can o...

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


Seitz guest speaker at Highland County Lincoln Day Feb. 23

Seitz guest speaker at Highland County Lincoln Day Feb. 23

State Rep. Bill Seitz (R-30th Dist.) will be the guest speaker at the Highland County Republican Party’s Lincoln Day Dinner on Thursday, Feb. 23...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Feb. 3INCIDENTThe police department responded to Walmart after it was reported ...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Highland County Sheriff’s Office reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of Feb. 6-12, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 250 911 calls, answered 162 requests for...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Humane society officer cited for horses at large

Humane society officer cited for horses at large

The new Highland County Humane Society officer has been charged over the past few months with six counts of allowing horses to run at large, with a wa...

February 10th, 2017 updated: February 10th, 2017. |  


‘Hope for Healing’ Saturday evening at SSCC in Hillsboro

‘Hope for Healing’ Saturday evening at SSCC in Hillsboro

About 2,000 people have leapt from the Golden Gate Bridge in suicide attempts since the bridge’s construction in 1937. During that time, only 36...

February 10th, 2017 |