NEWS


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Hastings pulling DRD after school board votes down 20-year request

Hastings pulling DRD after school board votes down 20-year request

Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings said Thursday he will withdraw legislation on two Downtown Redevelopment Districts after the Hillsboro City Schools Boar...

November 16th, 2017 updated: November 16th, 2017. |  


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Nov. 10INCIDENT:At 11:20 a.m., a resident in the 400 block of Jefferson Street...

November 16th, 2017 |  


State pharmacy board says Hillsboro doc indicted on 29 counts

On Wednesday, State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy Executive Director Steven W. Schierholt announced that Dr. Timothy S. Manuel, M.D., was indicted on a to...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro Community Thanksgiving 6 p.m. Sunday

The Hillsboro Community Thanksgiving Service will be held 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, at the Hillsboro Church of God at 5760 U.S. 62, Hillsboro.Jeff Meyer...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Greenfield considers prohibiting licensed marijuana growers

Greenfield considers prohibiting licensed marijuana growers

An ordinance that would prohibit Ohio-licensed facets of the medical marijuana industry from locating in Greenfield failed to obtain enough votes from...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Greenfield man gets 10 years prison for burglary

Greenfield man gets 10 years prison for burglary

A Greenfield man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday after pleading guilty to burglary charges in Highland County Common Pleas Court.Stor...

November 15th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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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 |  


A prayer made them late

A prayer made them late

It has been said that old football players never forget their days in pads. Judging from a phone call I received this week, I have to agree.One of my ...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Fortune teller and Ohio Lottery

Fortune teller and Ohio Lottery

Many in our community observed Halloween reccently with customary costumes as the children scurried around town trick or treating in the various neigh...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Will Rosenberger’s replacement be from Clinton or Highland County?

Will Rosenberger’s replacement be from Clinton or Highland County?

Term limits are the most undemocratic things we have in state government, but Ohio voters have themselves to blame for passing them into existence for...

October 30th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


OHSAA releases pairings for football playoffs regional final games

OHSAA releases pairings for football playoffs regional final games

Following the announcement Saturday of the upcoming football regional final pairings and game sites, the Ohio High School Athletic Association publish...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Too much Massie

Too much Massie

BEAVERCREEK – The Valley View cheerleaders’ sign welcoming the Spartan football team to the field before the Region 16 semifinal at Frank ...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Three match-ups loom large for Buckeyes and Spartans game

Three match-ups loom large for Buckeyes and Spartans game

Six weeks ago if someone had put the words Michigan State and national championship in the same sentence, 99 percent of football fans would have assum...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Highland County sports briefs

Lady Tigers Basketball to hold Foundation Game to honor Wend Nov. 18The McClain Lady Tigers Basketball teams will hold a Foundation Game on Saturday, ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Ohio State plans to give Dobbins more work against Spartans

When Ezekiel Elliott finished his Ohio State career with 16 games in which he carried the football 20 times or more the idea that just two years later...

November 9th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Hillsboro FFA hosts Leadership Night

Lynchburg-Clay High School Honor Roll

Lynchburg-Clay High School has released its honor roll lists for the first nine-week grading period of the 2017-18 school year:ALL A’SNinth Grad...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Adena among nation’s top 50 heart hospitals

For the first time ever, Adena Regional Medical Center, located in Chillicothe, has been named one of the nation’s 50 top cardiovascular hospita...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro FFA attends 90th national convention

Hillsboro FFA attends 90th national convention

On Oct. 25 the Hillsboro FFA chapter traveled to Indianapolis, Ind. to attend the 90th National FFA Convention and Expo. The students learned about ag...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Wilmington Savings Bank celebrates opening of Hillsboro office

Wilmington Savings Bank celebrates opening of Hillsboro office

Tim Priest, vice president of lending, prepares to the cut the ribbon during a grand opening ceremony Friday at the new Hillsboro office of Wilmington...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro Lions Club Candy Store is open

Hillsboro Lions Club Candy Store is open

Members of the Hillsboro Lions Club are shown in this photo. The club opened its candy store for the 28th year on Nov. 10. The store is located at 957...

November 10th, 2017 |