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Wood stove causes RFL area fire

Wood stove causes RFL area fire

A malfunctioning wood pellet stove caused an estimated $15,000 to $20,000 in damage to a home at 11265 North Shore Dr., just east of North Beach Road ...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Myers re-elected president of school board

Myers re-elected president of school board

Bill Myers and Beverly Rhoads were unanimously re-elected as president and vice president, respectively, of the Hillsboro City Schools Board of Educat...

January 15th, 2019 updated: January 16th, 2019. |  


Paint Creek/Hillsboro conclusion approaches

Paint Creek/Hillsboro conclusion approaches

Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings on Monday told Hillsboro City Council that the city has reached a “workable compromise” with the Paint Creek...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Something for everyone at Cabin Fever

Something for everyone at Cabin Fever

Folks interested in creative arts and crafts should mark their calendars for Saturday, March 9. On that day, the Appalachian Artisans Guild will prese...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Felson Park, playground ideas sought

Felson Park, playground ideas sought

A public meeting seeking input about how to improve Felson Park and possibly revamp the Imagination Kingdom playground at the Greenfield Exempted Vill...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Fairfield teacher calls them ‘prayer miles’

Fairfield teacher calls them ‘prayer miles’

The longest streak for consecutive days running is 47 years and 8 months, according to Runners World magazine, but a teacher from Leesburg crossed the...

January 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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What is it about dogs?
No church, plenty of soccer

No church, plenty of soccer

We have officially endured our first winter storm of the season, and for the most part I believe we have made it through.I always enjoy watching the r...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Treasures in the trash

Treasures in the trash

I guess you could call me a hoarder, at least when it comes to memorabilia and clothes. I don’t feel like the label fits, but my wife keeps tell...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Where everyone knew your name

Where everyone knew your name

I spent my New Year’s Eve last week in much the same way I’ve spent it for the past decade: sitting on my couch at home, surrounded by fam...

January 10th, 2019 |  


Life at the children’s home

Life at the children’s home

In a sense, today’s story came about by chance.Two weeks ago, former Blanchester Mayor Lee Miller was laid to rest in his beloved town of Blanch...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Supreme Court not so divided

Supreme Court not so divided

There is a lot of talk about our politically divided nation. We have “red states” and “blue states.” Some of us are #TeamTrump...

January 8th, 2019 |  


A carpenter I am not

A carpenter I am not

Someone once said, “Find something you’re good at, and stick with it.” For some of us, we’re still searching for what that may...

January 7th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Mustangs fall to Green Devils 67-42

Mustangs fall to Green Devils 67-42

DODSONVILLE – The Lynchburg-Clay Mustangs fell to the North Adams Green Devils on Friday, January 11 by a score of 67 to 42.Lynchburg-Clay playe...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro falls to Washington ladies 46-33

Hillsboro falls to Washington ladies 46-33

Hillsboro’s Lady Indians hosted the Washington Lady Blue Lions on Monday in a game that was originally scheduled for Saturday but was delayed by...

January 14th, 2019 |  


McClain travels to Jackson falls 56-48

McClain travels to Jackson falls 56-48

The McClain Tigers traveled to Jackson on Friday and took on the Jackson Ironmen at Jackson High School in a matchup of two of the top teams in the Fr...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro wrestling seniors honored

Hillsboro wrestling seniors honored

The Hillsboro Indians varsity wrestling team celebrated senior night on Thursday, January 10, when they hosted the Washington Blue Lions in a Frontier...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro travels to Washington Court House, loses 51-39

Hillsboro travels to Washington Court House, loses 51-39

The Washington Blue Lions hosted the Hillsboro Indians Friday night on the eve of an expected accumulative snowfall that is predicted for southern Ohi...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Fairfield beats Whiteoak 78-65

Fairfield beats Whiteoak 78-65

LEESBURG — The Fairfield Lions hosted the Whiteoak Wildcats on Friday at Fairfield High School in a rematch of their hotly contested December 14...

January 11th, 2019 |  


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Wilmington College fall 2018 dean’s list

A number of area students have been named to the dean’s list at Wilmington College for the fall 2018 semester. To be considered for this honor, ...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro FFA helps the less fortunate

Hillsboro FFA helps the less fortunate

This year The Hillsboro FFA chapter did our annual Christmas Adopt-A-Family a little different. Instead of getting two or three families to adopt, the...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Lynchburg-Clay M.S. Honor Roll

Following is the Lynchburg-Clay Middle School Honor Roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2018-2019 school year.** — Denotes all A...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro FFA visits nursing homes

Hillsboro FFA visits nursing homes

Seventeen members of the Hillsboro FFA Chapter went to two different nursing homes in Hillsboro in December to pass out Christmas cards and candy to r...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Adena, partners opening East Side Clinic

Adena, partners opening East Side Clinic

Adena Health System, in collaboration with Hopewell Health Centers and the Chillicothe City School District (CCSD), revealed plans this week for a new...

January 11th, 2019 |