Times Gazette- RSS OPINION Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/OPINION http://timesgazette.com/section/OPINION Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:10:44 EST 1800 Paint Creek dedicates newest station http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150219081/Paint-Creek-dedicates-newest-station After fighting a morning fire in Greenfield, firefighters joined other Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District personnel, along with supporters, elected officials and candidates in the coming election who gathered in Rainsboro on Saturday to dedicate the... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:34:08 EST Last minute Astro TD ruins night for Tigers http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/150215912/Last-minute-Astro-TD-ruins-night-for-Tigers A touchdown by East Clinton with only 1:06 left in the game was the difference in the game for McClain on Friday night as they lost by a score of 25-22 to fall to 0-8 overall and 0-6 in the South Central Ohio League. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:04:06 EST Indians blanked by Panthers 41-0 http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/150215042/Indians-blanked-by-Panthers-41-0 The Hillsboro Indians hit the road Friday night for a South Central Ohio League matchup with the Panthers of Miami Trace and were unable to score for the fifth week in a row. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:39:06 EST Years of adventure revisited http://timesgazette.com/news/opinion/150212141/Years-of-adventure-revisited My Hillsboro High School class of 1979 held its 35th reunion last weekend at the Hillsboro Elks. It was not a heavily advertised event and there was a small turnout, but it was fun nonetheless. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:43:13 EST Archery range opens http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-localsports2-news/150213682/Archery-range-opens “This is really cool,” 10-year-old Memphis Beatty exclaimed as he peered out from the 110-foot covered shooting line at the new Fallsville Archery Range that was dedicated Friday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:18:06 EST OVI amended, reduced for Hillsboro man http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150207508/OVI-amended-reduced-for-Hillsboro-man A Hillsboro man who entered a plea agreement in April appeared for a deferred sentencing in Hillsboro Municipal Court on Friday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:27:10 EST Felony assault refiled as misdemeanor http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150207538/Felony-assault-refiled-as-misdemeanor A case which was originally charged as a felonious assault was recently refiled as a first-degree misdemeanor after a grand jury did not indict the defendant on the felony charge. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:22:09 EST 3 heading to prison on probation violations http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150212204/3-heading-to-prison-on-probation-violations Three defendants charged with probation violations, and all choosing to proceed without counsel, on Friday admitted to the allegations against them and are heading to prison. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:13:07 EST Bondurant denied early release http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150212297/Bondurant-denied-early-release An imprisoned Greenfield man whose sentence was recently reduced due to a decision by the Ohio Supreme Court was denied early release from prison Friday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:08:13 EST Newman crowned 47th Fall Festival of Leaves queen http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150212714/Newman-crowned-47th-Fall-Festival-of-Leaves-queen The 47th annual Fall Festival of Leaves queen and court are pictured above, from left, second attendant Kindal Reader, Huntington High School; first attendant Kaylee Hurley, McClain High School; queen McKenna Newman, Chillicothe High School; third... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:32:08 EST Building permits strong under city’s umbrella http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150211495/Building-permits-strong-under-citys-umbrella Since the city of Hillsboro passed legislation over the summer to establish its own certified building department, officials have received a steady flow of permit requests, totaling about $14,000 in permit fees collected in September... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:01:16 EST Bell Gardens Canvas and Wine event http://timesgazette.com/news/news/150207900/Bell-Gardens-Canvas-and-Wine-event Bell Gardens Place held a canvas and wine event Wednesday evening. People who signed up were treated to wine and food. A local artist was on hand to teach each of the participants to help them with their first art project. The event was co-sponsored... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:09:09 EST Greenfield Library Link http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/150207344/Greenfield-Library-Link It doesn't seem possible, but we are into our Christmas Reading Club. Children age 3 to grade six may sign up. At sign up they receive a book bag, a log, and a McDonald's coupon. They then check out books and keep track of them on their... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:26:08 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/150176994/Take-Note Annointed Hearts in SamanthaThe Samantha Freewill Baptist Church will host a special singing event featuring Annointed Hearts at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 19.Youth Day Celebration Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:16:14 EST Community Calendar http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/150176877/Community-Calendar TODAYAlcoholics Anonymous and Alanon meetings, 10-11 a.m., Rainsboro Methodist Church. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:05:12 EST Young takes third overall in OCLA points http://timesgazette.com/news/news/150207073/Young-takes-third-overall-in-OCLA-points Highland County resident Sarah Young, left, was presented with the Third Overall Points Winner Award for junior exhibitors (ages 9-13) when the Ohio Club Lamb Association had its annual awards banquet recently at the Deer Creek State Park Lodge. The... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:05:10 EST Humane Society is reorganizing http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150201868/Humane-Society-is-reorganizing Down to just two board members and facing the possibility of losing a trust fund left to it more than three decades ago, the Highland County Humane Society is holding an re-organizational meeting next week. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:35:11 EST Lady Indians head to District semis http://timesgazette.com/news/localsports/150201737/Lady-Indians-head-to-District-semis The Hillsboro Lady Indians are headed back to the District semi finals after a 3-0 shutout win over Circleville on Thursday night. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:16:09 EST Bid openings for railroad project Oct. 28 http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150200564/Bid-openings-for-railroad-project-Oct.-28 The long-anticipated improvements and repairs to Greenfield's 29-mile rail spur are closer to getting under way as a bid opening is set for later this month. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:03:10 EST Two get prison for probation violations http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/150200421/Two-get-prison-for-probation-violations Two defendants were sentenced to prison Thursday in Highland County Common Pleas Court after being found to be in violation of community control supervision. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:59:10 EST