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The legacy of Caspar Collins
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Mowrystown up in arms

Man rescued from well unconscious

Crews were able to rescue a man from a well in the Lynchburg area after he reportedly lost consciousness while working inside.Lynchburg Area Joint Fir...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Helping victims of domestic violence in Highland County

Helping victims of domestic violence in Highland County

The Alternatives to Violence Center’s popular Trivia Night Fundraiser will be held Friday, Oct. 6, according to office manager Dara Gullette.Gul...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Highland festival this weekend at the village park

A car show that’s been absent for several years is being revived for the annual Village of Highland Festival and Car Show that will be held Satu...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro committee vote valid at emotional meeting

Hillsboro committee vote valid at emotional meeting

Hillsboro City Council member Claudia Klein says she did not vote at a Tuesday night meeting of council’s employee relations committee on the pr...

September 20th, 2017 |  


FGBMFI dinner meeting Oct. 7

The Hillsboro FGBMFI (Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International) dinner meeting will be held Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Common Ground Chu...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro committee meeting leaves questions

Hillsboro committee meeting leaves questions

After an emotional meeting that lasted nearly two and a half hours Tuesday night, Hillsboro City Council’s employee relations committee voted to...

September 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Community came together over passing of Dylan Trefz

We are a nation that dreams

We are a nation that dreams

The year was 1980. A man stood on a platform before a crowd and spoke words that would reverberate across a generation.“For the first time in ou...

September 5th, 2017 |  


New HPD chief coming from outside probably a good idea

New HPD chief coming from outside probably a good idea

It looks like the next permanent chief of the Hillsboro Police Department will come from outside the ranks of the department.Sgt. Steve Browder resign...

September 4th, 2017 |  


The big fight brought memories

The big fight brought memories

As I was driving home from Columbus last Saturday I received a phone call from my wife. It was a typical call, asking how the day had gone and such, t...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Investing in safety is good business

Investing in safety is good business

Recent research published in the Journal of Accounting and Economics finds that managers of U.S. companies struggling to meet earnings expectations ma...

August 29th, 2017 |  


How to profit from the 2024 eclipse in Highland County

How to profit from the 2024 eclipse in Highland County

If you have any entrepreneurial spirit at all, you’ll start planning now to profit from the 2024 solar eclipse.The eclipse that happened across ...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Thanks to city of Hillsboro

To the city of Hillsboro:I want to take the time to thank the city of Hillsboro for its cooperation through the recent resurfacing project on U.S. Rou...

August 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Buckeyes hold all the cards against Runnin’ Rebels

COLUMBUS – Nothing succeeds like excess in Las Vegas.“Bigger, glitzier, more attention grabbing” should be the city motto.Admittedly...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


McClain hosts Jackson on Thursday in FAC soccer action

McClain hosts Jackson on Thursday in FAC soccer action

McClain played host to Jackson in boys and girls Frontier Athletic Conference (FAC) soccer action. The Lady Tigers took on the the Lady Ironmen in the...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Fairfield hosts Ripley in SHAC soccer action on Wednesday

Fairfield hosts Ripley in SHAC soccer action on Wednesday

Fairfield played host to Ripley on Wednesday evening in Southern Hills Athletic Conference (SHAC) boys and girls soccer action. The Lady Lions were th...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro ladies golf hosts McClain on senior night

Hillsboro ladies golf hosts McClain on senior night

The Lady Indians golf team hosted the Lady Tigers of McClain on Tuesday for their senior night. Prior to the start of the match seniors from both team...

September 20th, 2017 |  


McClain’s Chayden Pitzer records 500th kill on Tuesday at home against Hillsboro

McClain senior Chayden Pitzer entered Tuesday’s Frontier Athletic Conference (FAC) match, against cross-county league rival the Hillsboro Lady I...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Bright Elementary School students receive medals at Highland County Invitational

Bright Elementary School students receive medals at Highland County Invitational

Bright Elementary Kids shine at Highland County Cross Country Invitational. Over 35 students from Bright Elementary participated in the kids races bef...

September 20th, 2017 updated: September 20th, 2017. |  


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LIFE


What’s going on at Greenfield Library

What’s going on at Greenfield Library

October is the start of our busy holiday season here at the Greenfield Library. We hope our young readers through fifth grade will sign up for our Jin...

September 21st, 2017 |  


NCB awards Whiteoak $2,000 technology grant

NCB awards Whiteoak $2,000 technology grant

National Cooperative Bank (NCB) has awarded Whiteoak High School a $2,000 technology grant for having the highest percentage of students complete the ...

September 21st, 2017 |  


WC Transfer Advantage offers credit transfer

In a move that’s essentially unprecedented for a private institution in Ohio, Wilmington College will recognize transfer students’ general...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro FFA students exhibit cattle

Hillsboro FFA students exhibit cattle

This year at the 2017 Highland County Fair there were 14 FFA members that exhibited beef.Hillary Hamilton had the Grand Champion County Born and Bred ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Highco helps Wait raise $700 for Down syndrome

Highco helps Wait raise $700 for Down syndrome

Elizbeth Wait (fourth from left in first row of adults) is pictured with several of her friends and family at the 16th annual Down Syndrome Buddy Walk...

September 20th, 2017 |