Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:42:19 EST 1800 City, Wilkin dismissed from Wagoner suit http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50683659/City-Wilkin-dismissed-from-Wagoner-suit The city of Hillsboro and its safety and service director, Todd Wilkin, have been dismissed as defendants in a lawsuit filed by Doug Wagoner Insurance. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:11:12 EST Hillsboro bus garage staff recognized http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50694039/Hillsboro-bus-garage-staff-recognized A trio of bus garage staff members were recognized at Wednesday's Hillsboro Board of Education meeting for their efforts with the school's Career Based Intervention program. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:04:14 EST Felony assault case going to grand jury http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50688191/Felony-assault-case-going-to-grand-jury Following a preliminary hearing in Hillsboro Municipal Court on Thursday, probable cause was found in the case of a Hillsboro man charged with felonious assault. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:45:12 EST Leesburg woman might have to wait for treatment http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50690062/Leesburg-woman-might-have-to-wait-for-treatment A Leesburg woman is heading to prison on a methamphetamine-related charge, but the judge said she may have to wait to be released for treatment. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:25:13 EST Jail time reserved for women driving on suspensions http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50688266/Jail-time-reserved-for-women-driving-on-suspensions A Mount Orab woman also facing charges for theft and trespassing was sentenced to 10 days in jail after pleading no contest to a charge of driving on a suspended license Thursday in Hillsboro Municipal Court. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:18:08 EST Mental health counselor under investigation http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50691352/Mental-health-counselor-under-investigation A local mental health counselor is under investigation after allegedly being found in the company of a juvenile client after the 16-year-old female had been reported as a runaway, Highland County Sheriff Richard Warner said Thursday. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:16:05 EST Dog park meeting set Sunday http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50686619/Dog-park-meeting-set-Sunday A proposed dog park for Hillsboro is growing closer to becoming a reality after a city council committee unanimously recommended proceeding with the idea, and the organizer of the park announced a meeting Sunday to form an association. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:56:11 EST Family and pet activities Saturday at Tractor Supply http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50686562/Family-and-pet-activities-Saturday-at-Tractor-Supply The Tractor Supply Co. in Hillsboro will host family and pet activities on Saturday, Sept. 20 as part of Pet Appreciation Week. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:44:12 EST Hillsboro FFA students participate in Junior Fair Demonstrations contest http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50686458/Hillsboro-FFA-students-participate-in-Junior-Fair-Demonstrations-contest Each year students participate in the annual Junior Fair Demonstrations contest. Contestants have the opportunity to demonstrate skills ranging from animal showmanship to arts and crafts projects. Hillsboro FFA students Brittany Rhoads, Jackie... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:37:06 EST Hillsboro FFA members rank in general livestock contest http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50686408/Hillsboro-FFA-members-rank-in-general-livestock-contest The annual general livestock judging contest at the Highland County fair went on as planned this year, early Friday, Sept. 5. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:35:07 EST Community Calendar http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50669469/Community-Calendar TODAYBoy Scout Troop #171, 9-11 a.m., Camp Bowage off Greystone Drive, Hillsboro. For more information call 393-9065. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:33:16 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50669502/Take-Note Spaghetti Supper Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:32:07 EST Power boat races start Friday at RFL http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50678374/Power-boat-races-start-Friday-at-RFL Power boat racing returns to Rocky Fork Lake this weekend, and for the first time in the 25 years the races have been held they will be a three-day event. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:51:09 EST Despite felony history, Piketon man gets another chance http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50676428/Despite-felony-history-Piketon-man-gets-another-chance A Piketon man avoided prison on Wednesday despite a recommendation for incarceration from Highland County Prosecutor Anneka Collins. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:44:10 EST ‘We’re here to help’ http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50676100/Were-here-to-help The Walk for Life has been an annual event at the Southern Ohio Pregnancy Center for over two decades, and while this Saturday's walk will be different from previous years, it will, as always, bring “awareness to the community,”... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:41:12 EST Greenfield man gets 4 years for burglaries http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50675589/Greenfield-man-gets-4-years-for-burglaries A Greenfield man was sentenced in Highland County Common Pleas Court to two years each on two counts of burglary, the minimum sentence for the second-degree felony offense. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:36:03 EST Driver cited for OVI http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50677524/Driver-cited-for-OVI A Hillsboro man was cited for OVI Wednesday after two-vehicle accident on SR 73 just south of Hillsboro that closed the road for more than an hour.The accident happened on a curve just outside the city limits at 11:47 a.m. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:47:08 EST Board of DD superintendent introduced to commissioners http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50676517/Board-of-DD-superintendent-introduced-to-commissioners The new superintendent of the Highland County Board of DD was introduced to the Highland County Board of Commissioners during Wednesday's meeting. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:35:18 EST 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