Times Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS http://timesgazette.com/section/NEWS Mon, 4 May 2015 19:42:57 EST 1800 Burglary gets Sabina man prison time http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153296142/Burglary-gets-Sabina-man-prison-time A Sabina man was sentenced to prison Monday after admitting guilt in Highland County Common Pleas Court to burglary.Brian May, 27, Sabina, pled guilty to the second-degree felony and was sentenced to four years in prison. Mon, 4 May 2015 17:16:31 EST A hands-on experience http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153292614/A-hands-on-experience Personnel with three of the county's fire agencies participated in a training exercise on Saturday just outside Hillsboro at a small home donated by its owners. Mon, 4 May 2015 17:11:36 EST Jones, Onusko McClain prom royalty http://timesgazette.com/news/community-news/153294811/Jones-Onusko-McClain-prom-royalty Wyatt Jones and Rachel Onusko (in the center) were crowned king and queen Saturday at the 2015 McClain High Junior Senior Prom. They are pictured with their dates, Sarah Everhart and Reid Garrison. Mon, 4 May 2015 16:26:31 EST 101 early voters weigh in on mayoral race http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153293227/101-early-voters-weigh-in-on-mayoral-race At the close of early voting at 2 p.m. Monday, 101 voters had cast ballots so far in the Democratic primary for mayor of Hillsboro, and both candidates say they are ready for the final results when the polls close Tuesday. Mon, 4 May 2015 15:51:31 EST Millie Kuhn among vendors at JUMP craft show http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153287259/Millie-Kuhn-among-vendors-at-JUMP-craft-show Millie Kuhn will once again be set up at the 2015 Hills and Dales Training Center Spring Craft Show selling her handmade treats. This year's craft show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 9 at Hills and Dales. The event is sponsored... Mon, 4 May 2015 12:46:31 EST Local students receive 4-H Endowment Scholarships http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153287214/Local-students-receive-4-H-Endowment-Scholarships Recipients of the Highland County 4-H Endowment Scholarship are, from left to right, Kaylee Achor, Halee Allen, Kylie Allen, Caitlyn Arledge, Julie Arnett, Kylie Douglas and Cheyanne Miller. Missing from the photo is Megan Mustard. Mon, 4 May 2015 12:41:31 EST Schafer wins Academic Excellence Award http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news-news_education/153286648/Schafer-wins-Academic-Excellence-Award Wilmington College senior Caitlin E. Schafer, of Hillsboro, is the recipient of the Academic Excellence Award in biology. The presentation was made at the college's 34th Annual Student Recognition Ceremony recently. Mon, 4 May 2015 12:21:31 EST Lynchburg Three Arts Club holds April meeting http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153286568/Lynchburg-Three-Arts-Club-holds-April-meeting The April 14 meeting of the Lynchburg Three Arts Club was held at the home of Ellen Pennington. The president, Pennington, opened the meeting by having Wendy Johnson read the club collect. Mon, 4 May 2015 12:16:31 EST Take Note http://timesgazette.com/news/local-news/153286360/Take-Note Care-A-Van at Walmart Mon, 4 May 2015 12:11:31 EST Good Samaritan alerts residents to fire http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153284371/Good-Samaritan-alerts-residents-to-fire Firefighters responded Monday morning to a fire in Hillsboro that is being blamed on a short in a water heater, and residents escaped safely because a Good Samaritan alerted them to the danger. Mon, 4 May 2015 11:01:31 EST Abernathy, Allen win AP awards http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153283293/Abernathy-Allen-win-AP-awards The Times-Gazette won three awards Sunday in the annual Ohio Associated Press awards ceremony held in Columbus. Mon, 4 May 2015 10:26:31 EST Homemakers Photo Gallery (44 pictures) http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153254920/Homemakers-Photo-Gallery-(44-pictures) Scenes from Thursday night's Times-Gazette Salt Homemakers Show at the Patriot Center at Southern State Community College. Bottom photos rotate automatically when loaded, or click on arrow to advance. Click on any photo for larger version. Sat, 2 May 2015 09:21:36 EST Homemakers Show grand prize winners http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153256548/Homemakers-Show-grand-prize-winners Thousands of dollars in prizes were awarded Thursday night at The Times-Gazette Salt Homemakers Show at the Patriot Center at Southern State Community College. Grand prize winners were, from left: Ken Ludwick, $100 from The Laurels; Rosemary Preston,... Sat, 2 May 2015 09:21:32 EST From just 6 to 800 http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153254094/From-just-6-to-800 The Hillsboro Bible Baptist Church will celebrate its 40th anniversary with an event in June that will include a guest speaker, a BBQ meal, a time capsule, and a concert. Fri, 1 May 2015 19:26:31 EST Primary is Tuesday http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153261259/Primary-is-Tuesday A primary election affecting only Hillsboro residents will be held Tuesday, May 5.The only contested race on the ballot is the Democratic primary for Hillsboro mayor between Steve Williams and Pam Limes. Fri, 1 May 2015 19:11:32 EST Homemakers attendees donate food http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153261192/Homemakers-attendees-donate-food The Highland County Homeless Shelter received more than a ton of food donated from local residents who attended Thursday's Times-Gazette Salt Homemakers Show at Southern State Community College. Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barerra helped... Fri, 1 May 2015 19:06:31 EST Xenia facility treats local youth offenders http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153255078/Xenia-facility-treats-local-youth-offenders The bright and open program area, the secured, enclosed dayrooms surrounding it, and the individual rooms within the dayrooms are all deserted as the at-risk youth who call this home for a time are engaged elsewhere in their various activities for the... Fri, 1 May 2015 18:06:33 EST Winchester man sentenced to five years http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153257712/Winchester-man-sentenced-to-five-years A Winchester man who previously pled guilty to a sexual offense against a minor has been sentenced to prison for five years.Charles L. Fancher, 66, pled guilty to second-degree felony sexual battery in April. Fri, 1 May 2015 17:56:31 EST Teen found guilty of sex-related crime http://timesgazette.com/news/news/153257437/Teen-found-guilty-of-sex-related-crime A now adult-aged male has been found to be guilty of a sexual offense that is alleged to have happened four years ago when he was 14 years old. Fri, 1 May 2015 17:36:36 EST Local Y lives, but Clinton Y closing http://timesgazette.com/news/home_top-news/153259162/Local-Y-lives-but-Clinton-Y-closing The same week that the Highland County Family YMCA grabbed a lifeline from the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati and agreed to become a branch of the Cincinnati organization, the YMCA in neighboring Clinton County announced that it is closing its... Fri, 1 May 2015 17:36:33 EST