Three dead in Ripley flooding

Three dead in Ripley flooding

“The creek has never run like this.”Those were the words on Sunday afternoon of one Ripley resident in the aftermath of a stormy Saturday ...

July 20th, 2015 |  


2 same-sex marriage licenses issued here

2 same-sex marriage licenses issued here

Two same-sex marriage licenses have been issued so far in Highland County, and a recent same-sex domestic violence case in Hillsboro Municipal Court l...

July 20th, 2015 updated: July 20th, 2015. |  


Two transported from U.S. 50 crash

Two transported from U.S. 50 crash

U.S. Route 50 was closed and two people were transported from the scene of this accident around 1:45 p.m. Monday. Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barre...

July 20th, 2015 |  


An All-Star grab

An All-Star grab

You could call in an all-star grab at the All-Star Game. Well, sort of.Hillsboro City Schools Treasurer Adam Zink was sitting in the right field bleac...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Change & resistance

Change & resistance

Donnie Barrera says he loves being sheriff of Highland County, and most parts of the job have been what he expected. But there have been some bumps al...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  


Slagle granted judicial release after 5 years

Slagle granted judicial release after 5 years

A former local attorney convicted on charges stemming from his alleged use of thousands of dollars of his clients’ money for personal purposes h...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  


104 and counting

104 and counting

It is because she has a friend, Virginia “Jenny” (Fontaine) Schneider says, that she was able to celebrate her 104th birthday Thursday....

July 16th, 2015 updated: July 16th, 2015. |  


Music festival request denied by council

Music festival request denied by council

A proposed music festival geared toward adults and put before the Greenfield Village Council at a previous meeting died in silence at Wednesday’...

July 16th, 2015 updated: July 16th, 2015. |  


Candle-lite’s 175th

Candle-lite’s 175th

Updated to clarify that event is for employees and invited guests.Some of the top elected officials in Ohio will be appearing Saturday, July 25 at a 1...

July 16th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  


Shooting leaves one in jail, one in hospital

Shooting leaves one in jail, one in hospital

A Hillsboro man appeared on a charge of felonious assault in Hillsboro Municipal Court on Thursday following an alleged shooting.An affidavit filed wi...

July 16th, 2015 updated: July 16th, 2015. |