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752 take part in early voting so far

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So far, 752 Highland County residents have either cast votes already or requested absentee ballots for the May 6 primary election since early voting began April 1.Debbie Craycraft, local election board director, said Friday that included in the total are 408 people who have cast votes in person at the election office as of 2 p.m. Thursday.Craycraft said 45 Democrats have switched so far to vote in the Republican primary. She said four Republicans have switched to vote in the Democratic primary. Non-affiliated voters can vote in either primary without filling out a form, so those numbers cannot be tracked.


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Amvets Ladies Auxiliary dinnerThe Amvets Ladies Auxiliary will hold a spaghetti dinner at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Amvets club on North Shore Drive. There will be karaoke, dancing and deejay music by BDND Entertainment. The cost is $10 per single or $15 per couple.Annual Fish FryThe Sinking Spring Community Church Men’s Group will be having their Annual Fish Fry on Saturday, April 26 from 4-8 p.m. in the fellowsh...

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Lady Indians beat McClain 9-3

The Hillsboro varsity softball team defeated McClain 9-3 last night on Daryle Unger field in Greenfield despite being out-hit 7-4 in the game.Kerstin Thornburgh got the win on the mound for the Lady Indians with a complete game performance. Sarah Thompson was the hard-luck loser for McClain.“I thought Kerstin (Thornburgh) pitched well today and Rachel (Sexton) did a nice job behind the plate of keeping their hitters off balance for most of the game,” Hillsbor...

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Fairfield Local Schools open enrollment meeting

Parents of students who want to enroll at Fairfield Local Schools for the first time under the open enrollment policy for the 2014-15 school year are invited to attend an informal meeting from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1 in the district office conference room, 11611 SR 771, Leesburg. The open enrollment policy will be explained, questions answered, and applications will be available.

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Hillsboro hangs on to defeat McClain

Hillsboro benefited from four McClain miscues in the top of the third inning and scored six runs then held on to beat McClain 7-4 on Tom Hixson field in Greenfield Wednesday night.R.J. Collard started for the Indians and was the winning pitcher in the game but needed some relief help from Alex VanZant to preserve the victory.“It was good to see us score some runs early but we still let them back in the game,” Hillsboro head Coach Tim Hunt said “But that...

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Binkley’s 16 RBI’s lead Lynchburg to 31-5 victory

Hits, hits, and more hits. That was the story for the Lynchburg-Clay softball team on Tuesday night when they traveled to Manchester to take on the Lady Greyhounds. The team tallied a total of 30 hits in the five innings it took them to beat the Manchester squad 31-5. With the big win, the Lady Mustangs improved to 7-9 overall and 5-3 in the SHAC.

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Mustangs only needs five to move past Manchester 19-5

The Lynchburg baseball team only needed five innings to defeat Southern Hills Athletic Conference opponent Manchester on Tuesday night. They were able to get their bats hot early, scoring six runs in their first at-bat, and moving on to a 19-5 run-rule victory. The Mustangs improved to 13-2 overall and 8-1 in the SHAC with the win.

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Indians Tennis defeats Western Brown 3-2

The Hillsboro Indians Tennis team traveled to Western Brown on Tuesday afternoon and came back home with another win for the season, defeating their opponent 3-2.The following are the scores for the matches:SinglesFirst Singles: Alex Rhoads def Quade Kidwell6/3, 6/2Second Singles: Zack Basford lost to Anthony Howard2/6, 5/7Third Singles: Michael Gunderman lost to Tanner Luck3/6, 4/6Double1st Doubles: Ryan Palmer/Patr...

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