NEWS


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Man who wrecked Greenfield ATM gets ‘last chance’

Man who wrecked Greenfield ATM gets ‘last chance’

A Sabina man who tore open an ATM in Greenfield in November 2018 was sentenced Wednesday morning to five years of community control sanctions with a s...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Farm Bureau offering solar energy program

Highland County Farm Bureau members are invited to attend a special briefing on solar energy development sponsored by the Highland County Farm Bureau ...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Jones awarded prestigious Konneker Scholarship

Jones awarded prestigious Konneker Scholarship

Senior Emily Jones is the most recent McClain student to be awarded the Wilfred R. Konneker Cutler Scholarship, a prestigious award given to the most-...

February 20th, 2019 |  


FINAL UPDATE: Victim in Greenfield homicide was shot 8 hours before death, official says

FINAL UPDATE: Victim in Greenfield homicide was shot 8 hours before death, official says

Editor’s note: This story contains references to Facebook posts which, while public, are not necessarily true. Roughly eight hours may have passe...

February 19th, 2019 updated: February 20th, 2019. |  


Board approves resignation

Board approves resignation

The Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education on Monday accepted the resignation of a teacher who last week was found guilty of misdemeanor sex charge...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Planning underway for annual radio-telethon fundraiser

Planning underway for annual radio-telethon fundraiser

Planning is underway for the 47th annual Ernie Blankenship Radio-Telethon for the benefit of the Highland County Society for Children and Adults, and ...

February 19th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Faith, hope and pluck
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Poignant tales from a diner
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It has yet to come true
Let us pray about it

Let us pray about it

Most of us have been taught the concept of prayer since we were very young, whether we practiced it or not. Really, the act is quite simple, if perfor...

February 18th, 2019 |  


A skunky time of year

A skunky time of year

When the smell of road-killed skunks starts wafting through the air, it’s a sure sign it is that time of year — high school basketball tou...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Basic litter assessment … for dogs

Basic litter assessment … for dogs

“Why doesn’t he act the way he did when he was a puppy?” — John Preston SmithMany times, when purchasing a dog, folks do get t...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Help and hope for your nerves

Help and hope for your nerves

A friend sat outside the school one day after recess, breathing hard, trembling, and the fear in his eyes was disconcerting. The other kids, his class...

February 13th, 2019 |  


It isn’t all about winning

It isn’t all about winning

I recently attended a Lynchburg-Clay girls basketball game at my alma mater. It was a classic battle between two of the most storied programs in their...

February 12th, 2019 |  


She really does pay attention

She really does pay attention

Last week I wrote about just a few of my favorite television shows down through the ages — those shows which seemed to brand a place in my being...

February 11th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


AP boys state basketball poll

AP boys state basketball poll

The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses, won-loss record, and total points:DI...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Breeden finds success at Cleveland State

Breeden finds success at Cleveland State

2016 Hillsboro High School graduate Hanna Breeden started her third season as a member of the Cleveland State Lady Vikings softball team on a high not...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro advances to Sectional Final with 49-38 win over Miami Trace

Hillsboro advances to Sectional Final with 49-38 win over Miami Trace

(This story has been updated to reflect the correct score of the Indians’ second win over the Panthers as 42-38.)CHILLICOTHE — The Miami T...

February 19th, 2019 updated: February 20th, 2019. |  


Lynchburg-Clay boys basketball ends season with 55-22 loss to Piketon in Sectional Semi Final

Lynchburg-Clay boys basketball ends season with 55-22 loss to Piketon in Sectional Semi Final

WAVERLY — The Lynchburg-Clay Mustangs traveled to Waverly on Tuesday and battled the Piketon Redstreaks a Southeast Division III Sectional Semi ...

February 19th, 2019 |  


SHAC All-League basketball teams

SHAC All-League basketball teams

The Southern Hills Athletic Conference on Monday announced the final SHAC Division I and Division II standings in boys and girls basketball along with...

February 19th, 2019 |  


AP source: Machado, Padres agrees to $300M, 10-year deal

AP source: Machado, Padres agrees to $300M, 10-year deal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — With their city’s long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest ...

February 19th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Lillard speaker at Hillsboro FGBMFI

Steven Lillard will be the guest spaker at the Hillsboro FGBMFI (Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International) Dinner Meeting on Saturday...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Adena sexual assault advocates support group

Adena’s Sexual Assault Survivor Advocates will host Helping Other Women (HOW), a peer-to-peer women’s support group for victims of sexual ...

February 19th, 2019 |  


Fairfield team 3rd at district

Fairfield team 3rd at district

On Feb. 14, Fairfield FFA members Dale Back and Thomas Fraysier participated in the Ag-Power Diagnostics Contest also known as Tractor Troubleshooting...

February 19th, 2019 |  


LCMS Students of the Month

LCMS Students of the Month

The Lynchburg-Clay Middle School February Students of the month are sixth grader Reese Grosvenor, seventh grader Connor Bellamy and eighth grader Kala...

February 18th, 2019 |  


McClain FFA meets with village officials

McClain FFA meets with village officials

On Feb. 14, Greenfield Village Council Chairman Phil Clyburn signed a proclamation that declared Feb. 16-23 FFA Week. McClain FFA members also met wit...

February 15th, 2019 |