Sheriff’s/police reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of July 27 to Aug. 2 the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 383 911 calls, answered 170 reque...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Take Note

Car showA Mowrystown car show will be held Saturday, Aug. 15 and visitors can stop by the Grange Hall (East Main Street) for breakfast. The menu will ...

August 7th, 2015 updated: August 12th, 2015. |  


Fair adds a king contest

For the first time in 56 years a king contest will be held along with the queen contest at the 2015 Highland County Fair.The 56th annual fair queen co...

August 6th, 2015 |  



Jail for two found guilty of violations

Jail for two found guilty of violations

A drug screen will determine whether a furlough happens for a Hillsboro man found guilty of a probation violation Thursday in Hillsboro Municipal Cour...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Opening this fall?

Opening this fall?

The new Hobart/Carl Smith Drive linking U.S. Route 62 and SR 73 on the north edge of Hillsboro could be open by late this fall - nearly a year ahead o...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Greenfield Elementary starts Aug. 19

Greenfield Elementary starts Aug. 19

Welcome to Greenfield Elementary, the “World’s Greatest School!”We are excited to begin the 2015-16 school year. Greenfield Elementa...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Fairfield FFA president, vice president travel to D.C.

Fairfield FFA president, vice president travel to D.C.

This past month, Fairfield FFA Chapter President Grace Larrick, and vice president Ryan Mathews got the chance to travel to Washington, D.C. to experi...

August 6th, 2015 |  


SSCC offers six-weekend real estate program

A new accelerated program in real estate will be offered at Southern State Community College beginning in September.The six-week program includes five...

August 6th, 2015 |  


A fun night out with police

A fun night out with police

Strengthening community relationships was the goal of a National Night Out event held Tuesday in Hillsboro by local law enforcement agencies.National ...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


VFW gives $1,000 to HPD

VFW gives $1,000 to HPD

VFW Post 9094 on Thursday made a $1,000 donation to the Hillsboro Police Department. Pictured from left are Hillsboro Police Chief Todd Whited, VFW Po...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |