Fire destroys barn on SR 73

Fire destroys barn on SR 73

Fire destroyed a barn in the 3200 block of SR 73 south of Hillsboro Friday night. There were no injuries and no livestock was harmed. Owner Frank Scho...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


$75,000 bond in burglary case

$75,000 bond in burglary case

A Hillsboro man is facing multiple charges – including a first-degree felony for burglary – and being held on $75,000 bond following an in...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Unofficial test drive

Unofficial test drive

A Hillsboro man is facing charges after allegedly causing damage to the area currently under construction for the Carl Smith Drive.According to an aff...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  



‘One fun evening’

‘One fun evening’

A Back to School Bash will take place next Friday during HUBA’s First Friday event for the month of August.The bash will include an inflatable b...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


Insurance clock ticking

Insurance clock ticking

About 160 county employees, nearly 300 employees of the Hillsboro City School District and others insured by United Healthcare could be impacted when ...

July 30th, 2015 |  


More than just a food pantry

More than just a food pantry

As many as 800 to 1,200 households continue to be served each month by Samaritan Outreach Services, its director said this week.Wade Hamilton told Hil...

July 30th, 2015 |  


‘Celebration of life’ event raises $20K

‘Celebration of life’ event raises $20K

An event held last weekend brought the local community together for a little bit of golf, some good food and a “celebration of life.”The e...

July 29th, 2015 |  


McClain centennial coming up

McClain centennial coming up

As McClain High School nears the milestone of standing as an educational institution for 100 years, the community and alumni are gearing up to celebra...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Judge mulls custody case

Judge mulls custody case

Highland County’s juvenile court judge has yet to decide a matter of permanent custody in regard to a toddler, who the biological parents haven&...

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


Amazing Race just around corner on August 8th

Amazing Race just around corner on August 8th

The third annual Amazing Race of Highland County is just around the corner, set for Aug. 8 at Liberty Park.The event the past two years has raised $26...

July 28th, 2015 |