Promoting literacy, one book at at time in Highland County

Promoting literacy, one book at at time in Highland County

In a world of smart phones, video games, and online streaming, books can often be overlooked. But one local group is striving to promote literacy and ...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Lawyers attend CLE class in Hillsboro

Lawyers attend CLE class in Hillsboro

Forty-two attorneys - 22 from Highland County and 20 from outside the county - attended a six-hour continuing legal education (CLE) class at the Highl...

March 15th, 2017 |  


GHS Spring Tea is April 2

GHS Spring Tea is April 2

A descendant of early Quaker settlers in Highland County will be portrayed when the Greenfield Historical Society holds its annual Spring Tea at 2 p.m...

March 15th, 2017 |  


6th Update: Father charged after 30-day-old baby in coma after allegedly being shaken

6th Update: Father charged after 30-day-old baby in coma after allegedly being shaken

Updated with comments from Sgt. Steve Browder, interim chief of the Hillsboro Police Department.The father of a 30-day-old baby was arrested Wednesday...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 15th, 2017. |  


Fire stations will get pet oxygen masks

All fire departments in Highland County will soon have pet oxygen mask kits to help animals suffering from smoke inhalation, according to Scott Miller...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Girl Scouts honor HPD women in law enforcement

Girl Scouts honor HPD women in law enforcement

Girl Scout Troop 321 of Hillsboro visited the Hillsboro Police Department Tuesday afternoon to honor women in law enforcement for making a difference ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Coroner: Family feared autopsy details release from Piketon murders

COLUMBUS — Objections by family members did not directly influence a coroner’s decision to shield full autopsy reports of eight relatives ...

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


2nd Update: Mayor, Paint Creek working on a deal for the North East Street fire station

2nd Update: Mayor, Paint Creek working on a deal for the North East Street fire station

An independent appraisal of the value of the six-year-old fire station on North East Street in Hillsboro will be conducted to determine its value, wit...

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


A priceless experience

A priceless experience

The first time he watched someone with a disability take down an animal, Randy Dyer knew he wanted to see more. So after helping with a couple hunts l...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro man facing 5 years on gross sexual imposition conviction

Hillsboro man facing 5 years on gross sexual imposition conviction

A Hillsboro man is facing up to five years in prison after a Highland County jury found him guilty Monday of gross sexual imposition, a third-degree f...

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