Chili Challenge returns to help radio-telethon

Chili Challenge returns to help radio-telethon

It’s that time of year when local residents start thinking about the 45th annual Ernie Blankenship Memorial Radio-Telethon, and the first of two...

February 24th, 2017 |  


No injuries in 3-car wreck Friday

No injuries in 3-car wreck Friday

There were no injuries in a three-car collision Friday afternoon at the intersection of West Main and South Elm streets in Hillsboro. Adam Day, an off...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Highland County GOP honors Lynn Stevens

Highland County GOP honors Lynn Stevens

Nearly 200 GOP faithful attended Thursday evening’s Highland County Lincoln Day Dinner at the First United Methodist Church in Hillsboro, with s...

February 24th, 2017 |  


‘I just loved to play’

‘I just loved to play’

Jack Rodgers said he remembers snapshots of his musical career – memories of those he met along the way, and the lessons he learned from them.Th...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Waugh parole denied

Waugh parole denied

Parole has been denied for a Hillsboro man convicted of stabbing his girlfriend to death in 1992, according to Highland County Prosecutor Anneka Colli...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Wilkin, Britton join land bank board

Wilkin, Britton join land bank board

Highland County Board of Commissioners President Shane Wilkin and commissioner Terry Britton will serve on the five-member operating board for the new...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


‘Lake has potential to be more’

‘Lake has potential to be more’

Because he treasures most all things pertaining to Rocky Fork Lake, Ben Sexton could not refuse when he was recently asked to give a presentation on t...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Criminal case filings down 29% last year in Highland County Common Pleas Court

Criminal case filings down 29% last year in Highland County Common Pleas Court

The caseload of the General Division of Highland County Common Pleas Court in 2016 was “markedly reduced” from the previous year, while th...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Crash cuts power to preschool

Crash cuts power to preschool

A single-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 50 early Tuesday morning caused traffic delays and cut power to a local preschool after a driver went off the roa...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


In Hillsboro, higher ed chancellor touts need for ‘seamless education’

In Hillsboro, higher ed chancellor touts need for ‘seamless education’

The chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education said Tuesday in Hillsboro that education “has to be more seamless” from high sch...

February 21st, 2017 |