Cops searching for Hillsboro man

Cops searching for Hillsboro man

A Hillsboro man is being sought by law enforcement on criminal firearm charges after he was involved in a Wilmington drug bust earlier this year, acco...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro City Council winners ready to move forward

Hillsboro City Council winners ready to move forward

Winners of Hillsboro CityCouncil seats in the 2017 General Election on Wednesday expressed gratitude toward their supporters and eagerness to serve th...

November 8th, 2017 updated: November 8th, 2017. |  


Commissioners hear about homeless shelter

Commissioners hear about homeless shelter

The Highland County Board of Commissioners on Wednesday heard an update from the staff of the Highland County Homeless Shelter, and issued a number of...

November 8th, 2017 |  


2nd Update: Enough provisional votes exist to impact Hillsboro treasurer, 2nd Ward council races

2nd Update: Enough provisional votes exist to impact Hillsboro treasurer, 2nd Ward council races

Among the 37 total provisional votes still outstanding in Highland County in Tuesday’s election, election officials said Wednesday that 14 are i...

November 8th, 2017 updated: November 8th, 2017. |  


Fire destroys RFL area trailer

Fire destroys RFL area trailer

A fire in the Rocky Fork Lake area destroyed a family’s home Wednesday while smoke in the Southern State Community College’s Patri-Tots Le...

November 8th, 2017 updated: November 8th, 2017. |  


Razor-thin margins in Hillsboro city races

Razor-thin margins in Hillsboro city races

Razor-thin margins marked races for two Hillsboro city races, with just four votes separating the candidates for city treasurer and two votes between ...

November 7th, 2017 updated: November 7th, 2017. |  


4 indicted in Greenfield kidnapping case; other grand jury indictments released

4 indicted in Greenfield kidnapping case; other grand jury indictments released

As law enforcement officials continue to probe a Greenfield kidnapping case, four people suspected in the crime were among 21 indicted Tuesday by a Hi...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Nearly 1,700 early ballots cast or requested in Highland County

Nearly 1,700 early ballots cast or requested in Highland County

Nearly 1,700 Highland County voters cast or requested early ballots for Tuesday’s election, according to the latest statistics available Tuesday...

November 7th, 2017 updated: November 7th, 2017. |  


Committee recommends, 2-1, behavior resolution calling for ‘kindness, respect’

Committee recommends, 2-1, behavior resolution calling for ‘kindness, respect’

Hillsboro City Council’s Employee Relations Committee voted 2-1 Monday evening to recommend to council a resolution outlining city council’...

November 6th, 2017 |  


DRDs, Paint Creek deal center of another round of meetings

DRDs, Paint Creek deal center of another round of meetings

On the eve of Tuesday’s city council elections, about 40 people gathered Monday evening in the municipal courtroom at the Highland County Justic...

November 6th, 2017 |