NEWS


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Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Nov. 17INCIDENTAt 12:40 p.m., North End Mini Mart, Greenfield, reported a vehi...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Nov. 20ACCIDENTAt 7:10 a.m., the police department responded to a crash in the ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


3rd UPDATE: Final Hillsboro election results see no change; Amy Robinson forgoes her right to a recount, congratulates Patricia Burns

3rd UPDATE: Final Hillsboro election results see no change; Amy Robinson forgoes her right to a recount, congratulates Patricia Burns

Despite a margin of error making the race eligible for an automatic recount, Amy Robinson, the Republican candidate for Hillsboro city treasurer who t...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |  


Storm’s Christmas Blessing enters its eighth year

Storm’s Christmas Blessing enters its eighth year

It started seven years ago as a way to honor a grandchild that died in Hilda Hamilton’s arms when the baby was just 12 hours old. In its first y...

November 20th, 2017 |  


‘Tis the season

‘Tis the season

With Thanksgiving just a couple days away, City of Hillsboro employees started preparing for the holiday season Monday by installing Christmas wreaths...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Wilmington man pleads guilty to child porn charges in Highland County

Wilmington man pleads guilty to child porn charges in Highland County

A Wilmington man is slated to be sentenced next week after he entered an Alford plea of guilty to child pornography charges in Highland County Common ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


We honor our veterans with music

We honor our veterans with music

Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones reminded us that “Music is a language that doesn’t speak in particular words. It speaks in emotions, ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Solutions journalism is here for your community

Solutions journalism is here for your community

Have you ever considered working as a reporter or journalist? I’ve met a lot of folks who have told me that they would like to. Sometimes people...

November 15th, 2017 updated: November 15th, 2017. |  


Current council has duties; enjoyable visits here and elsewhere

Current council has duties; enjoyable visits here and elsewhere

While we await final results from last Tuesday in local races that are so close they won’t be decided until provisional votes are considered, le...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 13th, 2017. |  


Here’s to you, John Wend

Here’s to you, John Wend

I do not know when or where I first met John Wend, but I am certain it was at some kind of ball game somewhere. John passed away last week at the age ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Trying to make sense of it all

Trying to make sense of it all

One of the more important lessons my mother has taught me in my 35 years on this earth is, “if you can’t say something nice, don’t s...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Election fatigue; negativity; stores coming and going; festival changes

Election fatigue; negativity; stores coming and going; festival changes

It’s over, thank goodnessAs it always does, election fatigue set in long ago for local races, and the overwhelming comment I hear from everyone ...

November 6th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lynchburg Mustangs S.A.Y Soccer Passers win Ohio State S.A.Y. soccer tournament

Lynchburg Mustangs S.A.Y Soccer Passers win Ohio State S.A.Y. soccer tournament

The Lynchburg Mustangs S.A.Y Soccer Passers won the Ohio State S.A.Y. Championship tournament that was held in Milford, Ohio.The Mustangs earned a spo...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairfield to take on East Clinton in Ohio Valley Hoops Classic

Fairfield to take on East Clinton in Ohio Valley Hoops Classic

When the Fairfield Lions open their season on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 2 in the Ohio Valley Hoops Classic, Coach Josh Howland will be making his head ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


1987 OSU-Michigan game one of a kind

1987 OSU-Michigan game one of a kind

Only a few Ohio State-Michigan games are so special they get a name. In fact, there might be only one.The 1987 game is known as the Earle game. At lea...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Whiteoak boys and girls varsity bowling preview

Whiteoak boys and girls varsity bowling preview

The Whiteoak varsity boys and girls bowling team opened their season on Monday at Highland Lanes in Hillsboro where they took on Hillsboro, Lynchburg-...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Whiteoak Lady Wildcats varsity basketball preview

Whiteoak Lady Wildcats varsity basketball preview

The Whiteoak Lady Wildcats varsity basketball team will open their regular season on November 25 when they host the Lady Astros of East Clinton High S...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Whiteoak varsity boys basketball preview

Whiteoak varsity boys basketball preview

Whiteoak High School’s varsity boys basketball team will open their season on December 1 when they travel to Peebles to take on Southern Hills A...

November 21st, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Holiday grief support helps with loss

The holiday season is a time of great emotion. For those who are experiencing their first holiday following the loss of a loved one, the emotions of t...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Mowrystown FFA hosts district food science contest

Mowrystown FFA hosts district food science contest

The Mowrystown FFA Chapter recently hosted the District 9 Food Science and Technology CDE, which requires students to have an in-depth understanding o...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Hillsboro FFA selling poinsettias

Hillsboro FFA selling poinsettias

This semester the Hillsboro FFA business class has been growing and marketing poinsettias while learning about the business aspects of running a green...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Auditions for upcoming SSCC production

The SSCC Theatre Company will hold auditions for the reader’s theatre winter production of “Love, Loss, & What I Wore,” by Nora ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


WEDNESDAY, NOV. 22Lynchburg Boy Scout Troop #120, 7 p.m., Lynchburg Fire House.Hillsboro Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #1161, 7 p.m.Al-Anon, noon to...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |