Hillsboro, Paint Creek close to deals for coverage and fire station

Hillsboro, Paint Creek close to deals for coverage and fire station

The city of Hillsboro and the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District appear to be on the verge of agreeing to a new three-year contract extension for fir...

December 27th, 2017 updated: December 27th, 2017. |  


One-vehicle crash closes SR 138

One-vehicle crash closes SR 138

A man allegedly left the scene after a one-car crash that left his vehicle completely blocking SR 138 early Saturday morning.The Highland County Sheri...

December 26th, 2017 updated: December 26th, 2017. |  


Turning tourism into dollars

Turning tourism into dollars

With many traditional jobs disappearing since the 1990s, southern Ohio and other scenic parts of the country are hoping tourism will help rebuild the ...

December 26th, 2017 updated: December 27th, 2017. |  



$250,000 bond for Hillsboro man in overdose case

$250,000 bond for Hillsboro man in overdose case

A $250,000 bond was set in Brown County for a Hillsboro man charged with involuntary manslaughter and three other charges in connection with the death...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Lighting of Serpent canceled

Lighting of Serpent canceled

A 13-year winter solstice tradition at Serpent Mound was canceled this year and the organization that sponsored it and other local residents are not h...

December 25th, 2017 |  


Gifts for needy kids in Highland County

Gifts for needy kids in Highland County

While many county residents enjoyed Christmas as usual this year, 26 kids and their families who otherwise would have received no gifts were treated t...

December 25th, 2017 |  


White Christmas? They’re telling us there’s a chance

White Christmas? They’re telling us there’s a chance

There’s a chance that residents of Highland County who dream of a white Christmas might get their wish, as forecasters say winter storms over th...

December 22nd, 2017 updated: December 22nd, 2017. |  


Fourth pleads guilty in Greenfield kidnapping case

Fourth pleads guilty in Greenfield kidnapping case

A co-defendant in a Greenfield kidnapping case pled guilty to abduction Friday morning in Highland County Common Pleas Court during proceedings initia...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Suspect identified in Hillsboro Walmart robbery

Suspect identified in Hillsboro Walmart robbery

A man who allegedly brandished a firearm during a robbery at Walmart has been identified by police as 18-year-old Kasey Shandel Wright of Hillsboro.Hi...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Hillsboro test scores on rise

Hillsboro test scores on rise

Hillsboro scores are improving on state-mandated testing, curriculum specialists Alicia Sellins and Shelley Beumer told the Hillsboro City Schools Boa...

December 21st, 2017 |