Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:15:05 EST 1800 Over 85 participate in Farm Tour event http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50672514/Over-85-participate-in-Farm-Tour-event The inaugural Highland County Farm Tour, a joint effort between Highland County Farm Bureau and Highland Soil and Water Conservation District, took place Sept. 13. Over 85 people took part in the event. The tour consisted of stops at the following... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:13:26 EST Achor, Oglesby and Mahan participate in sheep showmanship http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50672482/Achor-Oglesby-and-Mahan-participate-in-sheep-showmanship On Wednesday, Sept. 3, Kaylee Achor, Meredith Oglesby and Lizzie Mahan participated in the sheep showmanship at the Highland County Fair. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:13:25 EST Fair a success for Hillsboro FFA beef exhibitors http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50672458/Fair-a-success-for-Hillsboro-FFA-beef-exhibitors The 2014 Highland County Fair was a success for the Hillsboro FFA beef exhibitors. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:13:25 EST Hillsboro FFA students show off SAE projects http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50672412/Hillsboro-FFA-students-show-off-SAE-projects Students of the Hillsboro FFA showed off their SAE projects at the annual Highland County Swine Show. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:13:24 EST Mick reunion a success http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50672343/Mick-reunion-a-success The annual Mick reunion was held Aug. 19 at Pike Lake outside of Bainbridge. The weather cooperated and there was a good crowd of at least 130. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:45:04 EST Playing the game of life http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50672303/Playing-the-game-of-life The toy gurus were meeting in their offices (or playrooms, or wherever toy gurus meet) one day and were trying to come up with some reality-based toys for the next Christmas season. One of the “idea” people in the room came up with a toy... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:42:08 EST Sabina police officer charged with domestic violence http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50672225/Sabina-police-officer-charged-with-domestic-violence WASHINGTON C.H. — A Sabina Police Department auxiliary officer was arrested early Sunday morning in Washington C.H. for alleged domestic violence against a 21-year-old woman. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:37:15 EST Coffee and Commerce Friday at SSCC http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50672166/Coffee-and-Commerce-Friday-at-SSCC The Highland County Chamber of Commerce invites the community to attend its upcoming Coffee and Commerce on Friday, Sept. 19. The forum will take place in room number 106 at Southern State Community College's Hillsboro campus beginning at 7:30... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:33:23 EST Local Religion Briefs http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50669373/Local-Religion-Briefs Pancake and sausage supper Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:14:09 EST Burglary, violations get Hillsboro woman 57 months http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50660796/Burglary-violations-get-Hillsboro-woman-57-months A Hillsboro woman was sentenced in Highland County Common Pleas Court to nearly five years in prison for probation violations and after entering a guilty plea to a new charge. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:03:09 EST Old cemetery in Greenfield getting facelift http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50663834/Old-cemetery-in-Greenfield-getting-facelift During History Day activities on Oct. 4 in Greenfield, volunteers will be at the Old Burying Ground to provide information about the work being done to restore gravestones in the cemetery. Visitors will be able to see the progress which has been made... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:45:15 EST No injuries in crash involving Head Start bus http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50661986/No-injuries-in-crash-involving-Head-Start-bus There were no injuries Tuesday in this accident involving a Highland County Community Action Head Start bus and a pickup truck on SR 73 in Berrysville. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, both vehicles were southbound when the accident took... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:40:09 EST Bell Gardens delivers cupcakes to local first responders http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50659306/Bell-Gardens-delivers-cupcakes-to-local-first-responders Ida Hecht, the community resource director at Bell Gardens Place in Hillsboro, delivers cupcakes in the shape of a flag to Hillsboro Police Department. Bell Gardens also delivered cupcakes to the Highland County Sheriff's Office and to Paint... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:57:07 EST Despite numbers, Rainsboro admin ‘excited’ http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50653610/Despite-numbers-Rainsboro-admin-excited Rainsboro Elementary's principal on Monday told Greenfield Exempted Village Schools Board of Education members that despite the numbers from the most recent report card grades, educators are “excited” by the progress that has been... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:55:16 EST Summerses to celebrate 50 years of marriage http://timesgazette.com/news/anniversaries-local_features/50659449/Summerses-to-celebrate-50-years-of-marriage A card shower has been requested for Bob and Sandie (Crowe) Summers, who will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 23, 2014.They were married Sept. 23, 1964 at St Paul's Lutheran Church in Lynchburg. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:49:10 EST Greenfield Cleanup Day scheduled Saturday, Sept. 20 http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50659408/Greenfield-Cleanup-Day-scheduled-Saturday-Sept.-20 Greenfield's Cleanup and Beautification Day is scheduled Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Arrangements have been made with Community Sanitation of Ohio to place a dumpster near the railroad across from the Waddell Company on S. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:46:18 EST Former Martinsville council president placed under house arrest http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50658804/Former-Martinsville-council-president-placed-under-house-arrest WILMINGTON — Saying the circumstances differed from many cases where a person abuses their elected office, a local judge Monday said he was deviating from his usual policy and would not put the offender behind bars. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:28:23 EST Great Oaks poised for the future http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50658242/Great-Oaks-poised-for-the-future In a region with a low graduation rate and high unemployment, career technical centers such as the Great Oaks Institute of Technology and Career Development provide a valuable service, according to its president and CEO. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:05:17 EST Snider pleads guilty to misdemeanor theft http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50653035/Snider-pleads-guilty-to-misdemeanor-theft Former Hillsboro firefighter David Snider Jr., who originally faced a charge of fifth-degree felony theft, pled guilty to a reduced misdemeanor charge on Tuesday as part of a plea agreement. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:40:11 EST Father, son linked to multiple burglaries http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50654759/Father-son-linked-to-multiple-burglaries Highland County was among the areas hit by a father and son who allegedly went on a theft spree in a total of three counties. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:38:09 EST