NEWS


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Gibson honored at GABP
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Hope House offers hope

Paint Valley ADAMH receives $573K in funding

A total of $573,667 in federal opioid funding through the 21st Century Cures law has been distributed to the Paint Valley Alcohol, Drug Addiction and ...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Bright Local seeks levy volunteers

Bright Local seeks levy volunteers

The Bright Local School District has planned an organizational meeting for 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15 at Bright Elementary for anyone interested in hel...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Texting and driving

Texting and driving

Texting and driving has now surpassed drinking and driving as the leading cause of death among teenage drivers.According to a recent study done by AT&...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Crash closes U.S. Route 50

Crash closes U.S. Route 50

A man escaped a fiery tanker crash Sunday near the Paint Valley school complex just east of Bainbridge that closed U.S Route 50 for several hours, acc...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 10ARRESTS/CITATIONSRobert Sannan Jr., 19, of Seaman, was cited for failure...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 10ARRESTS/CITATIONSRalph Taylor II, 57, Greenfield, was cited for crimina...

August 13th, 2018 |  


OPINION


2:50 pm |    
Just grin and bear it
Does this sandwich make me look fat?

Does this sandwich make me look fat?

I would like to say that it’s just been in the last few years that my weight has become a concern for me, but I would be lying on two counts. Th...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Old car no longer driving me crazy

Old car no longer driving me crazy

I’ve never been very good at long-term relationships.That’s not so much because of a lack of commitment on my part, but rather the paucity...

August 3rd, 2018 |  


Calling it like I see it

Calling it like I see it

Let me be clear. I want to be supportive of the president and his policies.As a farmer, we voted for the president because he purported to represent a...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


‘Sweet Daddy’ visits White Tower

‘Sweet Daddy’ visits White Tower

Sweet Daddy Siki wasn’t his baptized name, of course.We think it was Reginald.We also don’t know where or when he was born. Some say he ha...

July 31st, 2018 updated: July 31st, 2018. |  


Somebody stop me

Somebody stop me

My wife and I developed a terrible habit during the last presidential election. We spent countless hours watching the news channels — Fox News, ...

July 30th, 2018 |  


Ready for a new challenge

Ready for a new challenge

Many years ago when I was a college student trying to decide what I wanted to be when I grew up, I was originally majoring in education with hopes of ...

July 27th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


McClain boys golf team 2nd at Unioto Invitational August 11

McClain boys golf team 2nd at Unioto Invitational August 11

McClain’s boys golf team traveled to Chillicothe on Saturday to participate in the Unioto Invitational at the Forrest Everhart Memorial Golf Cou...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Fairfield Lion Open scheduled for August 18The Fairfield Athletic Boosters will host the Fairfield Lion Open on Saturday, August 18, at Buckeye Hills ...

August 13th, 2018 |  


McClain girls golf team win first FAC match of the year

McClain girls golf team win first FAC match of the year

The first Frontier Athletic Conference girls golf match was held Thursday at the Franklin Valley Golf Course in Jackson and the Lady Tigers of McClain...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Ohio State loses either way in Meyer case

Ohio State loses either way in Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further next week when a special committee is expected to issue its finding...

August 10th, 2018 |  


McClain boys golf wraps up third match in three day to open season

McClain boys golf wraps up third match in three day to open season

The McClain boys Golf team capped a run of three matches in three days to open the 2018 Golf season on Thursday when they hosted Madison Plains at Buc...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Hillsboro boys basketball program hosts 9th Annual Alumni Golf outing at Hillsboro Elks

Hillsboro boys basketball program hosts 9th Annual Alumni Golf outing at Hillsboro Elks

The Hillsboro High School boys basketball program hosted its 9th Annual Alumni golf outing at the Hillsboro Elks Golf Course on August 4, 2018. Twenty...

August 9th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Vendors invited to TSC Fall Farmers Market

Tractor Supply Company in the Hillsboro​ area is inviting all local growers, crafters and artisans to showcase their homemade and homegrown good...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Homeless shelter needs votes for $25,000

The Highland County Homeless Shelter needs your vote to help claim a $25,000 prize.Communities across the United States answered the call from State F...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Commissioners endorse Women’s Hall of Fame

Commissioners endorse Women’s Hall of Fame

The Highland County Board of Commissioners recently endorsed the 2018 Highland County Women’s Hall of Fame inductees. Being inducted this year a...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Poultry Pigs & Lambs holds final meeting

The Highland County Poultry Pigs & Lambs 4-H Club held its final meeting before the fair on Sunday, Aug. 12 at 2 p.m. at the Hamer Township House....

August 14th, 2018 |  


Jacky, Ford presenting free concert

Jacky, Ford presenting free concert

Hillsboro High School graduates Daniel Jacky and Christopher Ford will present a concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Churc...

August 14th, 2018 |