Bigger reward sought for slain family

Bigger reward sought for slain family

COLUMBUS — A year after the mysterious killings of eight family members in Ohio, investigators are concerned that more reward money hasn’t...

April 20th, 2017 |  


‘Keeping up appearances’ no small task for Highland County Courthouse

‘Keeping up appearances’ no small task for Highland County Courthouse

The Highland County Courthouse is considered a centerpiece of uptown Hillsboro with a long and unique history - and it’s the oldest continuously...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 20th, 2017. |  


Projects on the move at Hillsboro schools; Snively leaving for superintedent job at alma mater

Projects on the move at Hillsboro schools; Snively leaving for superintedent job at alma mater

Speed bumps have been installed at locations around the high school/middle school, but several other projects are moving along smoothly, superintenden...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Coss scolds woman over probation issue, pot test in Highland County common pleas

Coss scolds woman over probation issue, pot test in Highland County common pleas

A woman was sent to jail Thursday by Highland County Common Pleas Judge Rocky Coss after testing positive for marijuana during a court hearing, and af...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 20th, 2017. |  


U.S. 50 temporarily closed near Bainbridge

U.S. 50 temporarily closed near Bainbridge

An emergency remediation project has begun on U.S. Route 50 in Ross County, where the route was closed approximately three miles east of Bainbridge la...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Man gets 2 years for meth chemicals

Man gets 2 years for meth chemicals

A man who admitted to assembling chemicals used for cooking meth was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday in Highland County Common Pleas Court....

April 19th, 2017 |  


Up to 20 witnesses to testify at Proctor trial

Up to 20 witnesses to testify at Proctor trial

The prosecution plans to call as many as 20 witnesses, including five expert witnesses, in the trial of the Hillsboro man whose infant daughter was ho...

April 19th, 2017 |  


A day in the life with Paint Creek emergency responders

A day in the life with Paint Creek emergency responders

Emergency responders with the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District have reached a consensus - you never can tell what’s going to happen on the jo...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Adams: 101 children in Highland County foster system

Adams: 101 children in Highland County foster system

Highland County Job and Family Services Director Katie Adams told county commissioners Wednesday that there are currently 101 children in the foster s...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Commissioners declare Child Abuse Prevention Month

Commissioners declare Child Abuse Prevention Month

Caseworkers and other staff from Highland County Job and Family Services were present at a Wednesday meeting of the Highland County Board of Commissio...

April 19th, 2017 |