Times Gazette- RSS Feed http://timesgazette.com/ http://timesgazette.com/ Sat, 30 May 2015 16:37:15 EST 1800 Taliaferro Chapter donates to SOVH Memorial Brick Project http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153746565/Taliaferro-Chapter-donates-to-SOVH-Memorial-Brick-Project The Taliaferro Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Southern Ohio Veterans Home, in Georgetown, recently worked together for the development of the Veterans Home Memorial Project for the front lawn of the home's main... Sat, 30 May 2015 12:36:32 EST Vets save turtle with Bondo and a little wire http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153800263/Vets-save-turtle-with-Bondo-and-a-little-wire Maria Thomas has always had a soft spot for box turtles. So when she and her 7-year-old daughter came across one in the road on their way to Hillsboro one morning this week they felt they had to do something. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:46:34 EST 31 athletes on list http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153801228/31-athletes-on-list Thirty-one Highland County senior student-athletes have been nominated by their coaches for The Times-Gazette 2015 Scholar-Athlete Award. Fri, 29 May 2015 20:11:34 EST ‘It started in fun’ http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153794058/It-started-in-fun “I saw him and loved him immediately,” said Amy Sharp Schneider of her dog Homer, who has become a social media sensation in the local community. Fri, 29 May 2015 18:41:32 EST Paint Valley JROTC at Veterans Tribute http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153798277/Paint-Valley-JROTC-at-Veterans-Tribute The Paint Valley JROTC Drill Team performed at Liberty Park on Friday as part of the Vietnam Veterans Tribute Event, demonstrating precision teamwork with rifles. The Paint Valley JROTC “is a Corps of Cadets dedicated to serving the nation and... Fri, 29 May 2015 17:56:31 EST Defendant: ‘I can make you proud again’ http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153792180/Defendant:-I-can-make-you-proud-again A Greenfield woman with 25 past cases in the Hillsboro Municipal Court entered an agreement on Friday and told the judge, “I can make you proud again.” Fri, 29 May 2015 17:51:31 EST They gave so much so willingly http://timesgazette.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/153796470/They-gave-so-much-so-willingly As a little kid I was fascinated with war. I do not know why, but I was.I played with plastic army men and accessories – mostly cowboys and Indians and Civil War toy soldiers, until I was in junior high. Fri, 29 May 2015 17:46:31 EST Correction http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153793862/Correction A story in the May 23 edition of The Times-Gazette on Hillsboro Municipal Court cases reported that defendant Kristine Kinnison said she had sold stolen items at a local pawn shop for $140. In fact, according to an affidavit, she actually said she... Fri, 29 May 2015 15:11:35 EST Sheriff’s/police reports http://timesgazette.com/news/blotter-local-news/153743566/Sheriffs/police-reports Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of May 18-24 the Highland County Sheriff's Office received 372 911 calls, answered 195 requests far service, dispatched 124 fire and EMS runs, took 29 offense reports and investigated three traffic... Fri, 29 May 2015 14:32:15 EST Harley on patrol at Liberty Park http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153792718/Harley-on-patrol-at-Liberty-Park With a name like “Harley,” the Hillsboro Police Department's new K9 police dog fit right in with all the motorcycles present Wednesday at Liberty Park when the Vietnam Veterans Tribute Event arrived. Harley is shown with his handler,... Fri, 29 May 2015 14:32:10 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153743056/Take-Note Open Door free meal Fri, 29 May 2015 14:31:33 EST Mona Parker retires after 32 years with city http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153791840/Mona-Parker-retires-after-32-years-with-city City workers and officials gathered Friday at the Hillsboro city building to honor Mona Parker (center front), who retired after 32 years with the city Public Utilities Department. Parker celebrated with a cake and gifts from her coworkers. She said... Fri, 29 May 2015 14:06:32 EST Community Calendar http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153743227/Community-Calendar TODAYAlcoholics Anonymous and Alanon meetings, 10-11 a.m., Rainsboro Methodist Church. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:51:44 EST Hillsboro FFA recognized for donation http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153743971/Hillsboro-FFA-recognized-for-donation Each year, FFA chapters from around Ohio are recognized at the State FFA Convention for donating to Children's Hospital. When FFA chapters attend FFA Camp Muskingum in the summer, an auction is held on the last night of each session. Chapters... Fri, 29 May 2015 12:51:41 EST Greenfield Middle School participates in Red Nose Day http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153744027/Greenfield-Middle-School-participates-in-Red-Nose-Day Greenfield Middle School participated in Red Nose Day to support children's charities across the nation. Janet Climer helped sponsor the event by making sure that all staff had red noses for the day. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:51:38 EST Bright Elementary announces honor roll, perfect attendance http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153744067/Bright-Elementary-announces-honor-roll-perfect-attendance Bright Elementary has announced their honor roll and perfect attendance lists for the fourth nine weeks of the 2014-2015 school year.Honor roll2ND GRADE—MRS. DOCTER, MRS. MURPHY Fri, 29 May 2015 12:51:37 EST All-SCOL Banquet http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153782835/All-SCOL-Banquet First Team All-SCOL Baseball: Front Row: Derrick Marcum-MT, Russell Miller-MT, Jake Webb-MT, Jared Halley-CM, Zach Santoro-CM, Ryan Collett-CM, Jake Helterbrand-H. Back Row: Cole Massie-WCH, Matt Jones-WCH, Cole Romine-WCH, Randal Mischal-M, Chris... Thu, 28 May 2015 22:06:32 EST Hammers split over weekend http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153782701/Hammers-split-over-weekend The Highland County Hammers 14U baseball team enjoyed a beautiful day of baseball splitting a doubleheader with non-league opponent Fairfield County Bulldogs on Saturday in Leesburg. Thu, 28 May 2015 22:01:33 EST WHS season ended 1-0 http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/153781871/WHS-season-ended-1-0 The Whiteoak Lady 'Cats softball team went down in one of the worst ways possible on Thursday night in the Regional Semi-Final game: a walk-off sac-fly to lose 1-0. Thu, 28 May 2015 21:51:33 EST ‘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... 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