Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:10:21 EST 1800 Charges pending after fire in jail http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151559003/Charges-pending-after-fire-in-jail New charges are pending against an inmate at the Highland County Justice Center after a fire was set in the jail Tuesday. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:31:31 EST Overall case filings down in common pleas court http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151553880/Overall-case-filings-down-in-common-pleas-court The seventh annual report of the Highland County Common Pleas Court was recently released by judge Rocky Coss and shows that overall case filings were down in 2014. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:51:36 EST Meth labs get man 6 years http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151557017/Meth-labs-get-man-6-years A Hillsboro man arrested after a November drug bust that yielded 27 one-pot meth labs was sentenced to six years in prison on Wednesday. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:31:35 EST New trial denied http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151555599/New-trial-denied A motion for a new trial for a Greenfield man convicted of attempted murder and sentenced eight years ago to more than two decades in prison was denied in Highland County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:16:31 EST Permissive sales tax ‘highest’ yet for January http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151554815/Permissive-sales-tax-highest-yet-for-January A permissive sales tax report presented at Wednesday meeting of the Highland County Board of Commissioners is “by far … the highest” for January yet, according to auditor Bill Fawley. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:06:31 EST Woman placed on $50,000 bond http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151546023/Woman-placed-on-$50000-bond A Hillsboro woman who was found unresponsive following a report of a possible overdose is currently being held on a $50,000 bond. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:56:36 EST 2nd Dem pulls mayor petitions http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151553775/2nd-Dem-pulls-mayor-petitions A second Democrat has taken out petitions to run for mayor of Hillsboro. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:36:31 EST Alleged possession of pills lands man in jail http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151546207/Alleged-possession-of-pills-lands-man-in-jail A Peebles man is facing a fourth-degree felony for drug abuse following a report of suspicious individuals at a local gas station. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:31:34 EST Grants available for business district facade improvements http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news-news/151548011/Grants-available-for-business-district-facade-improvements The Hillsboro Uptown Renaissance Project (HURP), in conjunction with the city of Hillsboro, has announced the start of grants as part of its Business Facade Program. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:11:36 EST Scott family celebrates five generations http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/151547557/Scott-family-celebrates-five-generations Five generations of the Scott family are pictured above: great-great-grandmother Vivian Williamson, great-grandfather Dick Gorman, grandmother Debbie Norris, daughter Kayla Norris and son Kamdon Scott. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:46:34 EST Esselman named to dean’s list http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/151547525/Esselman-named-to-deans-list Wilmington College senior Kaitlin P. Esselman of Wilmington has been named to the dean's list for the 2014 fall semester.Esselman, a graduate of the Fairfield Local Schools in Leesburg, is majoring in biology. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:46:32 EST Brown presented with honorary Doctor Of Divinity diploma http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion-local-news/151547487/Brown-presented-with-honorary-Doctor-Of-Divinity-diploma The Board of Regente at Saint Thomas Christian University presented an honorary Doctor Of Divinity diploma to pastor Michael D. Brown of the Southside Praise & Worship Center in Hillsboro. The honor was based on Brown's dedication, education and... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:41:37 EST No Regrets Men’s Conference to be simulcast http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion-local-news/151547442/No-Regrets-Mens-Conference-to-be-simulcast Good News Gathering in Hillsboro will simulcast the No Regrets Men's Conference, the country's premier Christian men's conference Saturday, Feb. 7. The conference is designed to create an environment for men to be challenged in their... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:41:33 EST Local Religion Briefs http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion-local-news/151547417/Local-Religion-Briefs Open Door free meal Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:36:32 EST New support group being started to help amputees http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151536492/New-support-group-being-started-to-help-amputees Born mostly deaf and then losing a leg from the knee down a handful of years ago, Deborah Ozanich knows a little about dealing with social stigma and other struggles amputees face. That's why she's starting Hillsboro Amplified Peeps, a... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:11:31 EST Three teens off to detention http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151528686/Three-teens-off-to-detention Three teenagers are heading to detention until at least February following hearings in Highland County Juvenile Court on Tuesday. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:41:31 EST Teens allegedly assaulted rider http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151518922/Teens-allegedly-assaulted-rider A man and woman have been charged with assault after reportedly giving the alleged victim a ride and then beating him. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:36:31 EST Greenfield school board http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151522948/Greenfield-school-board Greenfield Elementary is finding ways to improve the learning experience of its students, according to principal Bob Schumm. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:26:31 EST Hillsboro woman flown to hospital after crash http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151519061/Hillsboro-woman-flown-to-hospital-after-crash A Hillsboro woman was reportedly involved in a Ross County crash Monday afternoon.The Chillicothe Gazette reports that four people were injured in the two-car accident. The collision occurred at approximately 1:25 p.m. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:16:31 EST Two defendants get early release http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151526427/Two-defendants-get-early-release Two defendants imprisoned last year on drug charges and initially arrested following separate months-long investigations by the sheriff's office, were granted judicial release in Tuesday hearings in Highland County Common Pleas... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:11:31 EST