Penney’s Carnival of Souls

Penney’s Carnival of Souls

It originated two years ago as a family’s Beggars Night treat to the community, but Penney’s Carnival of Souls has grown so big that a sec...

September 29th, 2016 updated: September 29th, 2016. |  


Southern Hills Bank, Ripley Federal seal merger

Southern Hills Bank, Ripley Federal seal merger

Southern Hills Community Bank of Leesburg and Ripley Federal Savings Bank of Ripley announced Thursday the signing of a merger agreement between the t...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Updated: HDH board OKs new pain management program

Updated: HDH board OKs new pain management program

The Highland District Hospital Board of Governors voted Wednesday to move forward with a plan to bring a new pain management program to the hospital.R...

September 29th, 2016 updated: September 29th, 2016. |  


Another bomb threat found at Hillsboro M.S.

Another bomb threat found at Hillsboro M.S.

Following what appears to be a disturbing trend in area school districts, Hillsboro City Schools personnel found another bomb threat Wednesday, but th...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Putting ‘Hillsborough’ on the map

Putting ‘Hillsborough’ on the map

Editor’s note: For many years, local historian Jean Wallis provided a feature to The Times-Gazette called “Highland Guideposts.” She...

September 28th, 2016 |  


More jobs likely at Candle-lite

More jobs likely at Candle-lite

The Highland County Commissioners discussed ongoing business expansion and retention surveys on Wednesday, surveys which indicate that multiple jobs a...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Access for handicapped

Access for handicapped

Construction started Monday on a pair of projects that will see improvements made to both the Highland County Administration Building and Highland Cou...

September 27th, 2016 |  


K9 D’Jango demonstrates abilities

K9 D’Jango demonstrates abilities

Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barrera on Tuesday brought deputies and the department’s police dog, D’Jango, to the Hillsboro Rotary Club ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Committees tackle design review, visitors bureau, Colony

Three Hillsboro City Council committee meetings Monday night resulted in recommendations to proceed with a plan to remodel the front of the Colony The...

September 27th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Veteran gravestones get facelift

Veteran gravestones get facelift

The mostly buried grave marker of a Revolutionary War soldier was recently uncovered when a group of local community members took part in a recent gra...

September 26th, 2016 |