SSCC Phi Theta Kappa chapter wins award

SSCC Phi Theta Kappa chapter wins award

Southern State Community College’s local chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, has been recognized ...

August 14th, 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.Greenfield Rotary Club, 11:30...

August 14th, 2015 updated: August 26th, 2015. |  


Sheriff’s/police reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of August 3-9, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 409 911 calls, answered 154 requests fo...

August 14th, 2015 |  



56th county fair Sept. 5-12

56th county fair Sept. 5-12

The 56th annual Highland County Fair will be held Sept. 5-12 at the fairgrounds in Hillsboro.General admission will be $10 daily and includes rides. S...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Defendant gets 180 days in assault case

Defendant gets 180 days in assault case

Two defendants appearing on felony charges Thursday in Hillsboro Municipal Court entered agreements and ultimately pled guilty to misdemeanors.Joshua ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Court trial ends in guilty verdict

Court trial ends in guilty verdict

A court trial held in the Hillsboro Municipal Court on Thursday ended with a Hillsboro woman being found guilty of minor misdemeanor disorderly conduc...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Greenfield Rotary hosts district governor

Greenfield Rotary hosts district governor

Bill Shula, governor of Rotary District 6670 which includes the Greenfield and Hillsboro clubs, visited the Greenfield Rotary Club on Thursday and imp...

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


Third failed treatment gets woman prison

Third failed treatment gets woman prison

A Leesburg woman is heading to prison for nearly a year after a third failed attempt at treatment.Amanda Stallman, 37, was sentenced in Highland Count...

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


Red Cross: Saving lives with smoke alarms

Red Cross: Saving lives with smoke alarms

Free smoke alarms distributed locally by the Red Cross have helped save lives, with 1,000 of the devices given away last year and a goal of 5,000 over...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Updated: 6 transported from North Shore wreck

Updated: 6 transported from North Shore wreck

A two-vehicle crash at the intersection of North Shore Drive and Beechwood Road in the Rocky Fork Lake area sent multiple passengers, including childr...

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |