Breastfeeding awareness

Breastfeeding awareness

Exhibits, games, face painting and other activities dotted the Highland County Courthouse lawn on Saturday as part events surrounding the 5th-annual B...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Bright Elementary students celebrate reading success

Bright Elementary students celebrate reading success

Students at Bright Elementary were invited to track their reading and complete learning packets during summer break. Students participated in outdoor ...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Historic bus tour set for October

The Highland County Historical Society has announced a fall bus tour to historic Ross County.The tour will be Thursday, Oct. 8 and will leave from the...

August 31st, 2015 |  



SR 73 crash Friday has ‘significant injuries’

SR 73 crash Friday has ‘significant injuries’

A head-on collision Friday evening in Highland County resulted in significant injuries. According to Branden Jackman, public information officer for t...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Project progressing

Project progressing

Beginning Sept. 7, Hobart Road in Hillsboro will be closed to traffic one way as crews continue to work well ahead of schedule on the Hobart Road/Carl...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


Longtime local florist Jean Head dies at 91

Longtime local florist Jean Head dies at 91

Jean Head, whose flower and greenhouse business became a landmark presence in Hillsboro, died Thursday. She was 91.“Jean’s Flowers and Gif...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Cutie Pie contest back at fair

For the 24th year, Supplemental Assistance to the Handicapped (SATH) is sponsoring the Cutie Pie and Cutie Pet contests, which will be held during the...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


Deal in gunfire case

Deal in gunfire case

A Hillsboro man who was charged last month after an incident involving the county prosecutor and her husband entered an agreement in the Hillsboro Mun...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Brief fire halts municipal court proceedings

Brief fire halts municipal court proceedings

Hillsboro Municipal Court proceedings were briefly interrupted Friday morning by the smell of burning plastic – an effect of a fire caused by an...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


Community Calendar

TODAYHighland County House of Prayer, 6:30-8:30 p.m., home of Marvin and Becky Gotherman, 100 West Union Pike, Hillsboro.Highland Horse Council, 7 p.m...

August 28th, 2015 updated: September 2nd, 2015. |