Village of Highland established

Village of Highland established

The village of Highland will celebrate its bicentennial in August with a church rededication and Ghost Walk. Then in September the community will host...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Check It Out

Check It Out

Many thanks to all our patrons who participated in our summer reading program, On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! this year. We had over 240 participants an...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


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 |  


100th Buckskin alumni banquet

Saturday, June 18 marked the 100th year of Buckskin Alumni banquets in South Salem.Preceding the banquet, a social hour was hosted by the ladies of th...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Seventh Tomadah Paradah ‘bigger is better’

Seventh Tomadah Paradah ‘bigger is better’

More than 100 varieties of tomatoes with primary attributes of size and taste will be featured at the seventh annual Tomadah Paradah on Aug. 13 at the...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

This is Titus, a 1.5-year-old Saint Bernard mix. His family moved away and left him. He was able to get out the window and let the neighbors know he w...

July 20th, 2016 |