Times Gazette- RSS Feed http://timesgazette.com/ http://timesgazette.com/ Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:54:52 EST 1800 Early voting starts on April 7 http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152606958/Early-voting-starts-on-April-7 Early voting starts April 7 for the upcoming primary election.The Highland County Board of Elections this week reminded voters of the upcoming primary election on Tuesday, May 5. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:31:31 EST Town square modeled http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152605976/Town-square-modeled A draft of a design concept for a proposed town square plaza in Hillsboro was met with generally supportive responses from those who attended a public meeting on the subject Thursday night. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:06:33 EST FMS students compete at district science fair http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/152605024/FMS-students-compete-at-district-science-fair These eighth grade students from Fairfield Middle School in Leesburg competed at Wilmington College at the district science fair. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:06:33 EST Public meeting to discuss Serpent Mound http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/152604945/Public-meeting-to-discuss-Serpent-Mound The Ohio History Connection and the Arc of Appalachia will hold a public meeting on April 21 to discuss a new site management plan for Serpent Mound. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:06:32 EST Buckskin Elementary announces honor roll, perfect attendance http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/152604531/Buckskin-Elementary-announces-honor-roll-perfect-attendance Buckskin Elementary has announced the honor roll and perfect attendance for the third nine weeks of the 2014-2015 school year.Mrs. Burchett- Kg.Perfect AttendanceAllison Shope Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:51:34 EST Police/sheriff’s reports http://timesgazette.com/news/blotter-local-news/152531542/Police/sheriffs-reports The Hillsboro Police Department release the following reports on March 25:INCIDENT Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:46:34 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/152530596/Take-Note Italian Night fundraiser Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:46:33 EST YMCA asks city to support merger http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152594206/YMCA-asks-city-to-support-merger A proposal for the Highland County Family YMCA to become a permanent branch of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati was presented Thursday evening to the Hillsboro City Council Finance Committee. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:36:31 EST Four felony cases on their way to a grand jury http://timesgazette.com/news/news/152581661/Four-felony-cases-on-their-way-to-a-grand-jury The Hillsboro man who was arrested on a felony drug charge hours after walking away from a car accident was one of four defendants waiving their rights to preliminary hearings in the Hillsboro Municipal Court on Thursday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:41:31 EST Pitching will be key for Tigers success http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/152590715/Pitching-will-be-key-for-Tigers-success Matt Raike begins his second season as McClain varsity baseball coach and thinks pitching will play a key role in his team's over-all success this season. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:16:37 EST Lady Tigers ready to compete http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/152590849/Lady-Tigers-ready-to-compete The McClain varsity girls track team will be under the direction of ninth-year head coach Lori Jones and Holly Fouch who was a stand-out at Hillsboro H.S. and Ohio Wesleyan College. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:16:36 EST McClain track wants back on top http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/152590784/McClain-track-wants-back-on-top After finishing runner-up in the league for the past three seasons' veteran McClain boys track coach Bob Bergstrom would like to see his team back at the top of the S.C.O.L. this year. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:16:35 EST Lady Tigers softball team looking to improve http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/152590289/Lady-Tigers-softball-team-looking-to-improve The McClain varsity softball team will be led by second-year head coach Ed Bolender and with eight returning letter-winners the Lady Tigers should be much improved from last year's subpar season. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:16:34 EST $104,000 from 264 givers http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152589427/$104000-from-264-givers With additional contributions added that were overlooked Wednesday night, the radio-telethon for the Highland County Society for Children and Adults has officially netted nearly $104,000. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:36:31 EST Boyles to celebrate 65th anniversary http://timesgazette.com/news/anniversaries-local-news/152586069/Boyles-to-celebrate-65th-anniversary An open house will be held Saturday, April 18 from 2-4 p.m. at the Leesburg Church of Christ, 236 S. Fairfield St., to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Tom and Jeanne Boyle.They were married at the New Antioch Church of Christ. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:46:36 EST Area public schools touted http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152582778/Area-public-schools-touted WILMINGTON — Ohio University's College of Education dean asked area educators Tuesday to remind themselves and others what American public education “was supposed to do for us anyway.” Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:46:34 EST Photo gallery of Wednesday’s radio-telethon http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152581740/Photo-gallery-of-Wednesdays-radio-telethon Above and rotating below are scenes from Wednesday night's Ernie Blankenship Memorial Radio-Telethon in support of the Highland County Society for Children and Adults. Click on any photo for a larger version.The Times-Gazette Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:16:31 EST Bell Gardens Place holds Easter Egg Hunt http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/152581283/Bell-Gardens-Place-holds-Easter-Egg-Hunt Bell Gardens Place Assisted Living in Hillsboro held an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 21. There were games , candy, and prizes. There was also a visit from the Easter Bunny. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:06:31 EST Boil advisory issued for Leesburg west side residents http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/152581537/Boil-advisory-issued-for-Leesburg-west-side-residents A boil advisory was issued Thursday morning for Leesburg residents on the west end of the village. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:01:32 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/152530440/Take-Note Pledge dinner Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:46:31 EST