Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:03:37 EST 1800 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 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 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 Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50071660/Take-Note Hillsboro financial statement available Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Calendar http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50016409/Community-Calendar TODAYAlcoholics Anonymous and Alanon meetings, 10-11 a.m., Rainsboro Methodist Church.Boy Scout Troop #171, 9-11 a.m., Camp Bowage off Greystone Drive, Hillsboro. For more information call 393-9065. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The ‘Woman In Black’ http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50065679/The-Woman-In-Black She was the talk of the town Thursday, but she's not talking. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Plea agreement dismisses ‘more serious’ charge http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50062432/Plea-agreement-dismisses-more-serious-charge In Hillsboro Municipal Court, a Peebles woman entered into a plea agreement Thursday in which a drug possession charge was dismissed in exchange for a guilty plea to possession of drug paraphernalia. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Drug felonies heading to grand jury http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50062334/Drug-felonies-heading-to-grand-jury A Hillsboro man facing a felony charge for possession of heroin was one of several defendants who appeared for preliminary hearings Thursday in Hillsboro Municipal Court. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rudduck files for state education seat http://timesgazette.com/news/community_news-news/50060321/Rudduck-files-for-state-education-seat Ron Rudduck, current District 10 Ohio State Board of Education representative, has filed his candidacy to retain his position as a member of the board. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Technology in district topic at GEVS meeting http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50058202/Technology-in-district-topic-at-GEVS-meeting The ever-increasing necessity to upgrade technology, giving students and educators the ability to have access to a wide variety of educational tools, and Greenfield Schools' efforts in that area was the topic of a presentation by the... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST McClain class of 1974 holds 40-year reunion http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50059087/McClain-class-of-1974-holds-40-year-reunion Front Row: Kelvin Bryant, Tom Taylor, Jim Hilliard, Tom Creachbaum, Tim Barr, Steve Rich, Jeff Boyll, Dan McCray. Second Row: RG Reser, Tim Larkin, Mark Alexander, Terri (Malott) Rhoads, Jay Harmount, Jack Bryant, Diane (Wallace) Barger, Crystal... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST HHS class of 1964 holds 50-year reunion http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50058805/HHS-class-of-1964-holds-50-year-reunion The Hillsboro High School class of 1964 held its 50th class reunion on June 28 at the Hillsboro Elks Lodge. Forty-eight classmates attended. The evening included a dinner, short program, and socializing. _Those attending are pictured (front row) Gary... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Major McCray receives Ambassador For Peace Medal http://timesgazette.com/news/local_features/50058723/Major-McCray-receives-Ambassador-For-Peace-Medal Major “Mac” McCray was honored to receive the Ambassador For Peace Medal on July 19 in Dayton. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST