Times Gazette- RSS Feed http://timesgazette.com/ http://timesgazette.com/ Mon, 25 May 2015 18:09:26 EST 1800 ‘We honor them and thank them’ http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153704411/We-honor-them-and-thank-them Memorial Day is a time to remember, to enjoy freedom, and to thank those who have paid the ultimate price for that freedom, speakers at the annual Hillsboro Memorial Day observance said Monday. Mon, 25 May 2015 17:41:32 EST This week: Humidity and storms http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153702024/This-week:-Humidity-and-storms A hot and humid week and the daily threat of rain and thunderstorms are in store for Highland County and much of the surrounding region, according to the National Weather Service. Mon, 25 May 2015 16:41:31 EST Man drowns at Caesar Creek http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153703864/Man-drowns-at-Caesar-Creek A Maineville, Ohio man drowned over the weekend at Caesar Creek State Park, authorities said. Mon, 25 May 2015 16:21:31 EST Photo gallery: Memorial Day in Highland County http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153701111/Photo-gallery:-Memorial-Day-in-Highland-County Congressman Brad Wenstrup of the U.S. Army Reserves was the featured speaker Monday at Hillsboro Memorial Day services. Pictured seated is Hillsboro VFW Commander Rick Wilkin. Mon, 25 May 2015 16:01:41 EST 29 local athletes heading to Track Regionals http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153701757/29-local-athletes-heading-to-Track-Regionals Teams from Highland County competed in the District Tournament last week and over the weekend, with several local athletes finishing well and earning a trip to the regional tournament. Mon, 25 May 2015 15:06:33 EST Board of DD welcomes all children http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153700804/Board-of-DD-welcomes-all-children The Highland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (HCBDD) Hills and Dales preschool program integrates students with special needs into classes with their typically developing peers. Mon, 25 May 2015 13:31:32 EST The Information Highway’s dead end http://timesgazette.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/153700435/The-Information-Highways-dead-end I recently asked Girl Scouts who were touring The Times-Gazette where they get their news. The majority answer was, “Facebook.” Mon, 25 May 2015 13:26:31 EST Countywide tagging for fair market, equine exhibitors http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153699981/Countywide-tagging-for-fair-market-equine-exhibitors Highland County Jr. Fair market goats, feeder calves, market lambs and market hogs will be tagged on Saturday, June 6 at the Highland County Fairgrounds. This will be the only time the above market animals will be tagged for the Highland County... Mon, 25 May 2015 12:36:32 EST Lady ‘Cats no-hit Clay for Regional berth http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153686171/Lady-Cats-no-hit-Clay-for-Regional-berth It's not everyday that you earn a District Championship with a no-hitter, but that is exactly what the Whiteoak softball team did on Saturday afternoon, dominating their opponent Clay with a final score of 11-0. Sat, 23 May 2015 19:41:31 EST Lady Lions heading to regionals http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153685082/Lady-Lions-heading-to-regionals The Lady Lions of Fairfield used their speed to their advantage on Saturday morning, finding holes and racing down the first base line to win their seventh district title and earn a trip to the regional semi finals next week with a 7-5 win over... Sat, 23 May 2015 19:11:31 EST A day to remember http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153672444/A-day-to-remember Several Memorial Day observances are planned this weekend across Highland County.In Hillsboro, VFW Post 9094 will host ceremonies that begin at 10 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial beside the Highland County Courthouse. Fri, 22 May 2015 19:11:31 EST EC mulling new middle school levy http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153671228/EC-mulling-new-middle-school-levy LEES CREEK — East Clinton, whose middle school was originally built in 1905, is eligible for state funding assistance to build a new facility, but a local match of 20 to 25 percent would be needed. Fri, 22 May 2015 18:11:31 EST Woman says she shares drug needles with son http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153662507/Woman-says-she-shares-drug-needles-with-son A Hillsboro woman pled guilty to two counts of theft during her arraignment in Hillsboro Municipal Court on Friday. Fri, 22 May 2015 17:51:31 EST A country drive http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153669996/A-country-drive A few months ago we started out on a journey but had to turn back because of ice and snow. I said we would return after the great ice melt down of 2015. This trip is a “take two” of our country drives. Fri, 22 May 2015 17:41:32 EST Cops: Man hid in tree, assaulted owner of motel http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153662632/Cops:-Man-hid-in-tree-assaulted-owner-of-motel A Lima man with a 24-page criminal record, who allegedly hid in a tree after assaulting the owner of a local motel, pled guilty to multiple charges Friday in Hillsboro Municipal Court. Fri, 22 May 2015 17:16:32 EST Woman faces charges after alleged nude videos http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153662571/Woman-faces-charges-after-alleged-nude-videos A Hillsboro woman is facing two first-degree misdemeanors after allegedly holding the camera while two teenagers Skyped nude videos of themselves. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:56:32 EST Um, I forgot my clothes http://timesgazette.com/news/opinion/153667805/Um-I-forgot-my-clothes Among a long list of pictures we received from Southern Hills Athletic Conference Commissioner Jerry Lewis this week was one of him accepting a plaque in recognition of his 18 years as the conference commissioner and officials assigner. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:46:32 EST Hillsboro 7th grade baseball team http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153667514/Hillsboro-7th-grade-baseball-team The Hillsboro 7th grade baseball team would like to thank their sponsors for all of their support this season. Front row, l-r: Hayden Miller, Logan Taylor, JD Swenson, Justin Spears, Gabe Gilliland, Mackie Price. Back row, l-r: Like Magulac, Ryan... Fri, 22 May 2015 16:36:36 EST Highland County Hammers win season opener 7-5 http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153667198/Highland-County-Hammers-win-season-opener-7-5 The Highland County Hammers 14U baseball team opened their season Tuesday evening in Leesburg with a win over their Central Ohio Youth Baseball League division opponent Southern Ohio Sting 7-5. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:16:31 EST Willey signs with Wilmington http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153666945/Willey-signs-with-Wilmington Fairfield's Dustin Willey signed with WIlmington College on Tuesday afternoon. He will be running cross country in the fall for the college. Pictured with him are his mother Stephanie Haines and Father Scott Willey. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:06:31 EST