NEWS


7:20 pm |    
Meth lands man in prison
4:37 pm
Updated: 5:01 pm. |    
Involuntary manslaughter among charges
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Hastings says finances strong, uptown area important

Boil advisory lifted

A boil advisory that was issued last week for the 100, 200 and 300 blocks of Oak Street in Hillsboro was lifted Tuesday morning, according Hillsboro W...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Take Note

Harriett ChurchThe Harriett Church, 3895 Harriett Rd., Hillsboro, has Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., a Sunday morning service at 10:30 a.m., a Sunday eve...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18Lynchburg Boy Scout Troop #120, 7 p.m., Lynchburg Lions Club.South Salem Garden Club.AmVets Post #61 Auxiliary, 7:30 p.m., AmVets Ha...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro biker reportedly headed to bench trial

A Hillsboro man who is reportedly one of five members of the Iron Horsemen Motorcycle Club of Cincinnati who were involved in an incident last spring ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Bomb threats close MT, WCH schools

Bomb threats close MT, WCH schools

In a trend that seems to be passing from one area school district to another, the Miami Trace and Washington C.H. school districts were under heighten...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Mayor opposes pay for fired SSD

Mayor opposes pay for fired SSD

Safety and Service Director Todd Wilkin apparently remains on the city payroll despite his firing in November by Mayor Drew Hastings, and the city is ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


10:14 pm |    
McClain beats Washington
9:30 pm
Updated: 10:09 pm. |    
Panthers block out Lady Indians
4:43 pm |    
Tuesday win for Mustangs
Hillsboro boys fall to Adena 56-51

Hillsboro boys fall to Adena 56-51

The Indians had managed the keep the lead for most of the game, and were looking for a win in the fourth quarter — but an unexpected 28-point ga...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Mustangs dominate in weekend play

Mustangs dominate in weekend play

The Lynchburg-Clay Mustangs scored two conference wins over the weekend, defeating the West Union Dragons on Friday and the Fairfield Lions on Saturda...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Weekend basketball recap

Weekend basketball recap

Shope hits 1,000 pointsFairfield’s Grace Shope scored her 1,000th point over the weekend during a road game at Manchester High School. The Fairf...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


McClain wrestling places five at Big Dawg

McClain wrestling places five at Big Dawg

Despite the threat of inclement weather Saturday, the McClain Tigers hit the road to square off in the Tri-Valley Big Dawg meet in Dresden, according ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro beats McClain 54-52

Hillsboro beats McClain 54-52

It was never a set win for either team Friday night when the Hillsboro Indians faced off against long-time rivals the McClain Tigers, and despite a de...

January 13th, 2017 |  


McClain wrestlers host tri-match

McClain wrestlers host tri-match

The McClain Tigers wrestling team hit the mats at home Thursday night, taking on two Clinton County teams in SCOL action, according to McClain wrestli...

January 13th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Pet of the Week
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Craycraft wins OAA award
Handmade dolls on display at Hillsboro library

Handmade dolls on display at Hillsboro library

Handmade dolls that were crafted and designed by a local artist are currently on display at the Hillsboro library.The late Jan Marie Donie created her...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Kulkarni helps HDH campaign

Kulkarni helps HDH campaign

Vinayak S. Kulkarni, M.D., gastroenterologist specialist at Highland District Hospital, recently contributed to the HDH Foundation GreatER Care Campai...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Jones to speak at Hillsboro Aglow Lighthouse

The public is invited to attend the Hillsboro Aglow International Lighthouse on Monday, Jan. 23 for a light supper, worship, inspirational speaker and...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Oglesby vists Lynchburg-Clay FFA

Oglesby vists Lynchburg-Clay FFA

The Lynchburg-Clay FFA Chapter recently had the pleasure of hosting a special visit with the Ohio FFA Vice President Meredith Oglesby, a member of the...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Roman Family Healthcare opens in Greenfield

Roman Family Healthcare opens in Greenfield

The Highland County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the opening of Roman Family Healthcare on Monday, Jan. 9. Office visits are...

January 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


When Facebook takes control

When Facebook takes control

My personal Facebook page barely exists. I do virtually nothing on it. However, that doesn’t stop Facebook from sending messages about me. Such ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


A salute to the OHSAA

A salute to the OHSAA

On occasion over the years I have both applauded and criticized the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA). This week it gets a big pat on the ...

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


Our View: Elections are time for affirmation or for change

In Highland County, the only partisan races on the ballot this year are for Hillsboro City Council, council president and city treasurer, and Republic...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Our View: Smart for commission to reappoint Wilkin as president

Shane Wilkin was reappointed as president of the Highland County Board of Commissioners this week, a good move by his fellow commissioners, Jeff Dunca...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Medicare Prescription Drug Plan discount

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan discount

Do you know if you are eligible for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount?There are many individuals in our district who are unaware they are e...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Our View: Businesses should consider this intern program

Josh Montgomery, assistant professor of computer science, and Amy McClellan, academic service specialist at Southern State Community College, addresse...

January 11th, 2017 |