Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Fri, 29 May 2015 04:25:41 EST 1800 ‘The honorable ones’ http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153781995/The-honorable-ones As people knelt to trace names and speeches were made Thursday during opening ceremonies for the Vietnam Veterans Tribute Event being held at Liberty Park in Hillsboro through Sunday, the healing effects of The Traveling Wall that is the centerpiece... Thu, 28 May 2015 21:36:33 EST Country drive leads through Pike State Forest http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153779268/Country-drive-leads-through-Pike-State-Forest Our journey today came as a suggestion from one of our readers. James wrote, “We love reading about your road trip travels. The most beautiful road within 25 miles of Hillsboro is Greenbrier Road traveling through the Pike State Forest. You have... Thu, 28 May 2015 18:51:31 EST Teen successfully completes treatment, is released http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153775950/Teen-successfully-completes-treatment-is-released A now 17-year-old ordered to undergo sex offender treatment last year has been released back to the custody of his mother after his successful completion of the program. Thu, 28 May 2015 17:41:31 EST Man being held on $50,000 bond http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153773134/Man-being-held-on-$50000-bond A Greenfield man who allegedly brought drugs and drug paraphernalia into Turning Point was arraigned Thursday in Hillsboro Municipal Court and was ultimately placed on a $50,000 bond. Thu, 28 May 2015 17:36:31 EST Heroin case heading to grand jury http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153773126/Heroin-case-heading-to-grand-jury A Rocky Fork Lake area man facing multiple charges, including a second-degree felony for possession of heroin, waived his right to a preliminary hearing in the Hillsboro Municipal Court on Thursday. The case will be bound over to a grand... Thu, 28 May 2015 17:31:35 EST Greenfield boil advisory lifted http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153772562/Greenfield-boil-advisory-lifted A boil advisory issued this week in Greenfield has been lifted, according to a news release from the village's public service director Brian Smith. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:31:33 EST Wilmington woman killed in Farmers Road crash http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153773388/Wilmington-woman-killed-in-Farmers-Road-crash A Wilmington woman was killed in a two-car crash Wednesday at a Farmers Road intersection in Clinton County. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:31:31 EST Check it out http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153743704/Check-it-out The Leesburg Library's summer reading program, Every Hero Has a Story, is under way. We have many activities and programs planned for patrons of all ages and we hope you will be able to join us for some or all of them. Please stop in to sign up... Thu, 28 May 2015 14:26:40 EST Hillsboro FFA members help at recognition ceremony http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153743655/Hillsboro-FFA-members-help-at-recognition-ceremony On April 23, Hillsboro FFA members helped serve at Region 14/Hopewell Center's 32nd annual Exceptional Achievement Award Recognition Ceremony. The banquet honors students and teachers that have achieved excellence. Members helped serve food to... Thu, 28 May 2015 14:26:38 EST Concord Junior Farmers participate in service projects http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153743785/Concord-Junior-Farmers-participate-in-service-projects Concord Junior Farmers 4-H Club went to Whiteoak Cemetery to put the U.S. flags on the graves of the veterans of war. Also, part of the group went to Taylorsville Cemetery to do the same. Thu, 28 May 2015 14:26:36 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153743013/Take-Note Retirement party for Parker Thu, 28 May 2015 14:26:34 EST Community Calendar http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153743093/Community-Calendar TODAYAmVets Post 61 Bingo, 11541 North Shore Dr., doors open at 5:30 p.m. and Bingo begins at 7 p.m. Thu, 28 May 2015 14:26:32 EST Vietnam Traveling Wall Weekend is May 28-31 http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153746139/Vietnam-Traveling-Wall-Weekend-is-May-28-31 Members of Support Our Troops of Highland County, other agencies, active duty members of the military, and family members representing active duty members are pictured Wednesday with the Highland County Commissioners for a proclamation naming May... Thu, 28 May 2015 16:16:31 EST Vietnam tribute arrives http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153757498/Vietnam-tribute-arrives Officials from veterans' organizations and other volunteers began the process Wednesday afternoon of preparing Liberty Park for the Vietnam Veterans Tribute Event that officially begins Thursday. Wed, 27 May 2015 19:11:31 EST June First Friday will kick off Relay for Life http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153757238/June-First-Friday-will-kick-off-Relay-for-Life Relay for Life and the Hillsboro Uptown Business Association will team up for the next First Friday event scheduled for Friday, June 5 in uptown Hillsboro. Wed, 27 May 2015 18:46:31 EST Justice Center upgrades http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153744415/Justice-Center-upgrades Almost $500,000 was approved by the Highland County Board of Commissioners on Wednesday for needed upgrades to the 9-1-1 system and for a new roof at the Highland County Justice Center. Wed, 27 May 2015 17:31:35 EST Suspect rejects a plea offer http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153751992/Suspect-rejects-a-plea-offer A Greenfield man charged with felonious assault is heading to a June trial on the charge in Highland County Common Pleas Court. Wed, 27 May 2015 17:11:31 EST Relay For Life Days June 26-27 http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153752696/Relay-For-Life-Days-June-26-27 Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings is pictured Wednesday with a proclamation declaring June 26-27 as Relay For Life Days. Also pictured are Relay for Life representatives Bob Hixson, left, and Cheryl McGee, right. The annual Highland County Relay for Life... Wed, 27 May 2015 16:06:33 EST Kindergartners visit The Oglesby Farm http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153751887/Kindergartners-visit-The-Oglesby-Farm Earlier this year, Food for America was held at The Oglesby Farm. Ten kindergarten classes from Hillsboro were in attendance and the entire event was organized by the members of the Hillsboro FFA Chapter. The kindergarteners participated in a variety... Wed, 27 May 2015 15:41:31 EST Agricultural Issues Team places 4th in state http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153751824/Agricultural-Issues-Team-places-4th-in-state On April 30, members of the Hillsboro FFA Chapter competed in the state Ag Issues contest at the 88th State FFA Convention. The team consisted of Mikala Waller, Kaleb Harp, Samantha Fender, Bryanna Buerkle, Lauren Grover, Meredith Oglesby, and Kaitlin... Wed, 27 May 2015 15:36:33 EST