NEWS


Updated: ‘Time to try another challenge’ as Wilkin attends last meeting; former commissioner sworn in Wednesday to state legislature

Updated: ‘Time to try another challenge’ as Wilkin attends last meeting; former commissioner sworn in Wednesday to state legislature

Emotions ran high Wednesday as Highland County Commissioner Shane Wilkin tendered his resignation from the commission after 10 years on the job.Later ...

June 20th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Tickets remain for Hall of Fame, scholar-athletes

Tickets remain for Hall of Fame, scholar-athletes

Tickets are still available for the 9th annual Times-Gazette Highland County Hall of Fame and senior student-athlete recognition event that will be he...

June 19th, 2018 |  


He etched his name into the annals of time

He etched his name into the annals of time

Editor’s Note – The is the third in a series of four stories featuring the 2018 inductees into The Times-Gazette Highland County Athletic ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


UPDATED: 5,000 swine killed in massive fire

UPDATED: 5,000 swine killed in massive fire

Five thousand head of swine were killed Tuesday in a fire that completely destroyed a hog farm near Good Hope in Fayette County, authorities said.The ...

June 19th, 2018 updated: June 19th, 2018. |  


Wilkin feted at send-off reception, prepares to join Ohio House

Wilkin feted at send-off reception, prepares to join Ohio House

Friends, co-workers and various elected officials gathered at the Highland County Administration Building Tuesday afternoon to express their appreciat...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Reception for Shane Wilkin 2-4 p.m. Tuesday

A reception is scheduled Tuesday (June 19) from 2-4 p.m. for Shane Wilkin in the basement of the Highland County Administration Building. The public i...

June 18th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Jonathan Winters and job No. 1

Jonathan Winters and job No. 1

Many years ago when I was in school in Dayton I met Jonathan Winters, the late improvisational comic. We met following one of his performances at Memo...

June 13th, 2018 |  


The mystery of LeBron James

The mystery of LeBron James

I enjoyed Jeff Gilliland’s column Saturday on LeBron James, and can’t argue much with the points he made.As a student of the NBA – a...

June 11th, 2018 |  


LeBron: Is he or is he not?

LeBron: Is he or is he not?

If you’re a LeBron James or Cleveland Cavaliers fan, you might want to skip this article. Because I am about to tell you that despite all the su...

June 8th, 2018 updated: June 8th, 2018. |  


There really is no place like home

There really is no place like home

The ink’s barely even dry on your diploma, and I bet you are already making some pretty bold claims about your future. I’ll also bet very ...

June 7th, 2018 |  


The dangers of social media, and some other stuff

The dangers of social media, and some other stuff

A little bit of this and that today…Social media dangersYet another great example of the dangers of social media platforms and their constant te...

June 4th, 2018 updated: June 5th, 2018. |  


Time to witness history again

Time to witness history again

By the time you read this, barring something unforeseen, I will have relived one of my cherished childhood memories.It is Thursday, and my father and ...

June 1st, 2018 updated: June 1st, 2018. |  


SPORTS


5K run/walk on June 23 at Highland County Fairgrounds

5K Run/Walk June 23 at Highland County FairgroundsA 5k run/walk to benefit the American Cancer Society will be held at the Highland County Fairgrounds...

June 18th, 2018 |  


New McClain basketball coach Joe B. Stewart looks to turn Tiger basketball around

New McClain basketball coach Joe B. Stewart looks to turn Tiger basketball around

Joe B. Stewart, a 1975 McClain graduate, was hired as the new varsity boys’ basketball Head Coach by the Greenfield Exempted Village School Dist...

June 14th, 2018 |  


McClain athletes working hard to improve over the summer

McClain athletes working hard to improve over the summer

Athletes from McClain High School and Middle School gathered at the McClain football practice field on Thursday to take part in the summer workout pro...

June 14th, 2018 |  


10 local softball players from McClain, Hillsboro, Fairfield and Lynchburg named to Southeast All-District softball teams

10 local softball players from McClain, Hillsboro, Fairfield and Lynchburg named to Southeast All-District softball teams

Ten Highland County Softball players were named First Team, Second Team or Honorable Mention All-District selections last week in Division II and III....

June 12th, 2018 |  


Fairfield’s Kaiti White earns 2nd Team All-State honors

Fairfield’s Kaiti White earns 2nd Team All-State honors

Kaiti White pitches against Piketon in a Sectional Tournament Semi-Final at Fairfield High School. White was named to the OHSFSCA All-State Second Tea...

June 12th, 2018 |  


McClain football players help at New Directions rummage sale

McClain football players help at New Directions rummage sale

A group of McClain football players are pictured at New Directions in Greenfield on Friday afternoon after helping to put away items that were left fr...

June 12th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Hillsboro Garden Club holds June meeting

Vice President Shelly Rayburn called the June 19 meeting of the Hillsboro Garden Club to order with members standing for the Pledge of Allegiance. Rol...

June 21st, 2018 |  


T-G door prize winners named

Winners of door prizes awarded during The Times-Gazette’s 200th anniversary open house celebration Monday were as follows:* 13-week gift subscri...

June 20th, 2018 |  


L-C team 4th in State Envirothon

L-C team 4th in State Envirothon

A Lynchburg-Clay High School finished in fourth place when the Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation District’s held its annual State E...

June 20th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Sears completes basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Ronald W. Sears graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.The airman complet...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Amateur radio Field Day is June 23-24 near New Vienna

For several years amateur radio operators in Clinton and Highland counties have jointly participated in a high-level emergency communications simulati...

June 20th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |