Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:25:57 EST 1800 A performance to ‘share our love’ http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50439740/A-performance-to-share-our-love “The songs that we sing are songs of hope,” said Sam Straxy, choir director of the Imani Milele Children's Choir, which performed for Dr. Lesia Langston-McKenna's office on Wednesday as a thank you for the free dental work the... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:31:09 EST Parental rights severed http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50438290/Parental-rights-severed Parental rights to three children were severed Wednesday after evidence was heard and recommendations made in regard to what was in the best interest of those children, who have been in the temporary custody of the county for more than a... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:42:15 EST Going viral with God’s challenge http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50439118/Going-viral-with-Gods-challenge Anyone who has been following the trends on the social media lately has no doubt noticed at least two major topics of conversation that have dominated the “wireless” waves: the phenomenal ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and the plethora of... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:23:18 EST Ferno-Washington holds annual cookout, car show http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50438902/Ferno-Washington-holds-annual-cookout-car-show Ferno-Washington Inc., held its annual Ferno Community Cookout and Car Show on Friday, Aug. 22 to benefit Cathy's Kids, an organization that provides gifts and meals for underprivileged children during the holiday season. While the company has... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:16:20 EST Hillsboro FFA attends camp in Carrolton http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features-news_education/50438849/Hillsboro-FFA-attends-camp-in-Carrolton Hillsboro FFA members attended the fourth general session of FFA Camp Muskingum in Carrolton. This year's camp theme was Indiana Jones. During camp members interacted with state officers and met many new people. Campers also participated in... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:14:08 EST Local Religion Briefs http://timesgazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50438793/Local-Religion-Briefs Soup's On free meal Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:12:17 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50438747/Take-Note Free mammogramsWomen age 40 and older should receive a mammogram every year. Early detection of breast cancer can significantly improve a woman's chance of survival. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:10:06 EST Raffle for Polaris Youth Ranger RZR 170 to benefit local Red Cross http://timesgazette.com/news/community_news/50437942/Raffle-for-Polaris-Youth-Ranger-RZR-170-to-benefit-local-Red-Cross As part of its 60th anniversary celebration, Polaris donated a Youth Ranger RZR 170 to the Highland and Clinton County American Red Cross. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:45:11 EST Generation Y: A different work outlook http://timesgazette.com/news/news/50437234/Generation-Y:-A-different-work-outlook Here's a statistic from the U.S. Department of Labor that might shock you.By 2015 — that's next year — the majority of the United States work force will be in their 20s. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:04:15 EST Fair just around corner http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50424128/Fair-just-around-corner The 2014 edition of the Highland County Fair gets under way Saturday, with a special free admission day Monday for veterans and senior citizens, plus another Wednesday morning featuring free admission for everyone. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:58:09 EST SOS holding gala in September http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50421025/SOS-holding-gala-in-September For the volunteers who have long been a part of the Samaritan Outreach Services food pantry, it is nearly impossible to pick just a few highlights of the nonprofit's 25 years. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:11:10 EST Suppression of evidence yet to be decided http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50422729/Suppression-of-evidence-yet-to-be-decided A Hillsboro man facing felony drug charges came before the Highland County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday in an effort to suppress evidence obtained during and following what the defense contends was an illegal traffic stop. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:04:22 EST Kasich touts farming in Fayette County http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50422409/Kasich-touts-farming-in-Fayette-County Gov. John Kasich visited Fayette County Tuesday on one of his latest campaign stops, touting his administration's economic accomplishments in Ohio and stressing the importance of agriculture to the state's future. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:25:06 EST Hillsboro FFA holds summer meeting http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features-news_education/50421426/Hillsboro-FFA-holds-summer-meeting Every year the Hillsboro FFA holds a meeting during the summer. This meeting is designated to welcome new and present members of the chapter to a new school year. The day is spent getting to know new members and bonding with fellow students, chapter... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:47:10 EST AGMC Volunteers donate furniture to hospital http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50421371/AGMC-Volunteers-donate-furniture-to-hospital Adena Greenfield Medical Center has new furniture in both the main lobby and outpatient rehab areas thanks to a recent gift of $18,000 by the AGMC Volunteers. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:45:12 EST Upcoming SOGS programs feature array of topics http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50421318/Upcoming-SOGS-programs-feature-array-of-topics The following programs have been planned for upcoming meetings of the local Southern Ohio Genealogical Society. Even if you were not born in Highland County, the society offers tips and research assistance for “armchair” genealogists as... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:43:07 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50421270/Take-Note Soup's On free meal Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:41:09 EST City revisits sidewalk signage http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50415218/City-revisits-sidewalk-signage Two committees of Hillsboro City Council are working to come up with ordinance language that permits uptown businesses to place sidewalk signage in front of their businesses while at the same time keeping sidewalks clear of... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:32:10 EST Community Calendar http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50401195/Community-Calendar TODAYHighland County House of Prayer, Inc., 6:30-8:30 p.m., home of Marvin and Becky Gotherman, 100 West Union Pike, Hillsboro. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:08:08 EST Ten vying for fair queen crown http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50408340/Ten-vying-for-fair-queen-crown Ten young ladies will vie for the title of 2014 Highland County Junior Fair Queen when the 55th annual contest helps kick off the fair at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:24:05 EST