Times Gazette- RSS Feed http://timesgazette.com/ http://timesgazette.com/ Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:29:46 EST 1800 Storm rips area properties http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50088453/Storm-rips-area-properties What local residents say was a tornado ripped through a portion of Highland County on Sunday evening, leaving a path of fallen trees and damaged structures. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Highland County artists recognized at 32nd Annual Senior Citizens Art Show http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50088553/Highland-County-artists-recognized-at-32nd-Annual-Senior-Citizens-Art-Show The artwork of local seniors was recently showcased at the Area Agency on Aging District 7's (AAA7) 32nd Annual Senior Citizens Art Show and Essay/Poetry Contest that was held at the Esther Allen Greer Museum, located on the campus of the... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Check it out http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50088410/Check-it-out Many thanks to all our patrons who participated in our summer reading program, Fizz, Boom, Read! this year. We had over 270 participants and hope that all who joined us for the various programs and great books had as much fun as we did. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pendall assumes command of 66th Military Intelligence Brigade in Germany http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50088347/Pendall-assumes-command-of-66th-Military-Intelligence-Brigade-in-Germany U.S. Army Colonel Dave Pendall, the son of Lorraine Kihlmire Pendall of Lynchburg and Dave E. Pendall of Hillsboro, assumed command of the 66th Military Intelligence (MI) Brigade on June 27 in Wiesbaden, Germany. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST L-C graduate receives $14,000 scholarship http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features-news_education/50088295/L-C-graduate-receives-$14000-scholarship Hillsboro resident Lacie M. Evans is the recipient of a $14,000 Academic Achievement Scholarship to attend Wilmington College.She plans to major in animal science. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio Valley RC&D to launch GeoFair in October http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50088222/Ohio-Valley-RCD-to-launch-GeoFair-in-October Imagine a future where every little thing that makes a community unique –from the local winery to the lively cultural center – is crowdfunded. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50088149/Take-Note Hillsboro financial statement available Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Possible tornado damages home near Hillsboro http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50084738/Possible-tornado-damages-home-near-Hillsboro A strong storm system that moved through Highland County on Sunday evening resulted in significant damage to at least one homeowner's property. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A lady in black and some pigeons http://timesgazette.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/50076135/A-lady-in-black-and-some-pigeons So there I was, sitting at my desk Thursday afternoon going through my normal routine when the phone rang. “There's this lady walking down Route 50 dressed all in black. I'm curious and I think it would make an interesting... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 40th Annual Tournament of Champions kicks off http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/50077186/40th-Annual-Tournament-of-Champions-kicks-off The 40th annual Tournament of Champions kicked off Friday night at 6:30 after the first weekend was cancelled due to rainy weather. The tournament is asking for a $3 donation at the gate and it runs Saturday and Sunday. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST RF Thunder still on track http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50076731/RF-Thunder-still-on-track While the committee planning the 25th annual Rocky Fork Thunder power boat races is not quite where it would like to be with the event less than two months away, race chairman Dean Armstrong they're still a go at this point. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Custody of 2-year-old granted to county http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50074202/Custody-of-2-year-old-granted-to-county Parental rights of a 2 and a half year old boy were terminated Friday following a hearing in Highland County Juvenile Court, a hearing that neither parent showed up for. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Surplus marble being sold by village of Greenfield http://timesgazette.com/news/community/50074373/Surplus-marble-being-sold-by-village-of-Greenfield The village of Greenfield is offering some surplus property at an online auction at GovDeals.com, a website specializing in the sale of government property. The items Greenfield is listing are pieces of marble from the mausoleum that was torn down in... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Obama official quits after Wilmington event http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50073601/Obama-official-quits-after-Wilmington-event WILMINGTON, Ohio — After speaking to representatives of the expedite industry in Wilmington on Friday, Anne S. Ferro, the administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, submitted her resignation. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST McClain grad Unger new M-P principal http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50073030/McClain-grad-Unger-new-M-P-principal McClain High School graduate Dr. Matthew Unger will assume the principal position at Madison-Plains High School. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bishop ‘honorary captain’ at Reds game http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50072861/Bishop-honorary-captain-at-Reds-game Former Hillsboro mayor Betty Bishop will serve as honorary captain Saturday during the “Highland County Day at the Ball Park” ceremony at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati prior to the Reds game against the Washington... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Times-Gazette print edition has new look http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50072002/The-Times-Gazette-print-edition-has-new-look The print edition of The Times-Gazette now features a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio Elks Association donates to Girl Scouts http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50071809/Ohio-Elks-Association-donates-to-Girl-Scouts Megan Battle, left, Girl Scout Troop Leader of Lynchburg Troop 2712, received a $500 donation from the Ohio Elks Association. The money will be used by her troop for summer camping. Dan Pearce, Ohio Elks youth activities chair, presented the check at... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lynchburg Girl Scout receives award from Ohio Elks Association http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50071763/Lynchburg-Girl-Scout-receives-award-from-Ohio-Elks-Association Zoe Crouch, left, from Lynchburg Girl Scout Troop 2712 received a $1,000 Scout Merit Award from the Ohio Elks Association. Dan Pearce, Ohio Elks youth activities chair, presented the check at the Hillsboro Elks Lodge. Crouch will be honored at an Elks... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Police Reports http://timesgazette.com/news/blotter-local_features/50071746/Police-Reports On July 16 at 4:36 p.m., Hillsboro Police Department responded to Wal-Mart on Harry Sauner Road after receiving a call reporting a male subject in custody for theft. Upon officer arrival the male was identified as a Darius Henthorn Jr., 22, of... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST