Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Feb. 12ARRESTS/CITATIONSDeborah Wolford, of Hillsboro, was arrested for unlawfu...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Paint Valley Jamboree back for 54th season

Paint Valley Jamboree back for 54th season

The Paint Valley Jamboree, Ohio’s longest running country music show, kicks off its 54th season at the historic Paxton Theatre on Sunday, Feb. 1...

February 15th, 2018 |  


After rat attack, baby placed with family member in Highland County

After rat attack, baby placed with family member in Highland County

An infant who was reportedly gnawed by a rat at a home in the Fort Hill area late last year has since recovered from her injuries, and on Thursday was...

February 15th, 2018 updated: February 15th, 2018. |  



County Auditor Bill Fawley, running unopposed for eighth term, still enjoys his job

County Auditor Bill Fawley, running unopposed for eighth term, still enjoys his job

Bill Fawley considered retiring at the end of 2018 when he will complete his seventh term as Highland County auditor. But then he asked himself, what ...

February 15th, 2018 updated: February 16th, 2018. |  


Hillsboro bus, semi sideswipe mirrors

No one was injured and there were no citations after a Hillsboro City Schools bus and tractor-trailer rig sideswiped side-view mirrors Wednesday, law ...

February 15th, 2018 |  


VFW donates to Highland, Lynchburg police

VFW donates to Highland, Lynchburg police

The Hillsboro VFW Post 9094 recently donated funds to the Highland Marshal’s Office and the Lynchburg Police Department for new tazers for both ...

February 15th, 2018 |  


EPA checking local stream

EPA checking local stream

Local emergency responders placed “absorbent socks” in a small waterway that runs under Dunlap Road in Hillsboro on Thursday afternoon whe...

February 15th, 2018 updated: February 15th, 2018. |  


SSCC marks National Engineering Week

SSCC marks National Engineering Week

Southern State Community College is celebrating National Engineering Week with open house events Feb. 20-23 on the college’s central campus, 100...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Highland County prosecutor’s office wants juvenile tried as an adult

Highland County prosecutor’s office wants juvenile tried as an adult

Prosecutors have requested that a juvenile who allegedly robbed Larry’s Party Shop at gunpoint last month be tried as an adult, according to doc...

February 14th, 2018 updated: February 14th, 2018. |  


At least 17 killed in Florida school shooting

At least 17 killed in Florida school shooting

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — A former student opened fire at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and sending scores of students...

February 14th, 2018 updated: February 14th, 2018. |