NEWS


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16 chase Miss Leaves title
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Afternoon of socializing
Hillsboro’s Alley 21 to sponsor benefit for deceased 2-year-old

Hillsboro’s Alley 21 to sponsor benefit for deceased 2-year-old

Hillsboro’s Alley 21 Neighborhood Bar & Grille is sponsoring a benefit for the family of a child who was killed in a traffic accident last m...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Highland County travel report

Through the week ending Oct. 20, the following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring longterm lane rest...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Oct. 9ARRESTS/CITATIONSGlenn B. Cooper, 50, of Greenfield, was arrested for th...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Oct. 9ARRESTS/CITATIONSGlenn B. Cooper, 50, of Greenfield, was arrested for th...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Oct. 9ARRESTS/CITATIONSPhillip Davis, 25, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a failu...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Oct. 9ARRESTS/CITATIONSPhillip Davis, 25, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a failu...

October 15th, 2018 |  


OPINION


2:24 pm |    
To all the women in my life
2:34 pm |    
Please, lighten up folks
Newspapers make a difference

Newspapers make a difference

I like the idea that National Newspaper Week and Great Books Week both happen on Oct. 7-13. Journalism has been famously – and accurately –...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Persistent prayer pays off

Persistent prayer pays off

Airports regularly receive complaints about the noise of air traffic in neighboring communities.This year, Washington’s Reagan National Airport ...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor: Highland County judges say Issue 1 bad for Ohio

Letter to the editor: Highland County judges say Issue 1 bad for Ohio

To the editor:Under the Code of Judicial Conduct, judges are not permitted to take positions on or speak with regard to elections. There is an excepti...

October 10th, 2018 updated: October 10th, 2018. |  


Beware of the scarecrow

Beware of the scarecrow

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. Not because of the pagan ritualistic celebrations of all things evil, but because it’s just fun. The c...

October 8th, 2018 |  


Bad things come in threes

Bad things come in threes

I thought I had escaped it a year ago. I should have known better. After all, they say, bad things come in threes.Three summers ago, I broke an ankle ...

October 5th, 2018 |  


‘I will miss us when we are gone’

‘I will miss us when we are gone’

About a year ago I wrote a column about comedians Laurel and Hardy and about their return to post-war England and Ireland in the early 1950s, in the t...

October 4th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Southern Hills Athletic Conference releases All-League nominees

Southern Hills Athletic Conference releases All-League nominees

The Southern Hills Athletic Conference released the All-League nominees for boys and girls cross country, boys and girls soccer and volleyball.Below a...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Frontier Athletic Conference announces fall sports All-League teams

Frontier Athletic Conference announces fall sports All-League teams

The Frontier Athletic conference has announced the selection of its all league girl’s and boy’s soccer teams and girls tennis All-FAC team...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Frontier Athletic Conference cross country championship results

Frontier Athletic Conference cross country championship results

The Frontier Athletic Conference held its cross country league championship race on Thursday, October 11, at the Walters Family Farm in Washington Cou...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Fairifeld boys win at Southern Hills meet

Fairifeld boys win at Southern Hills meet

The Southern Hills Athletic Conference held their 2018 league wide cross country meet on Saturday, October 13, at West Union High School and the Fairf...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Whiteoak Elementary Basketball Tournament Oct 22-28Elementary basketball tournament held the week of October 22-28 at Whiteoak HS. There will be doubl...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Ohio State use pass heavy offense to get by Minnesota

Ohio State use pass heavy offense to get by Minnesota

COLUMBUS – Ohio State’s 1968 national championship team, which was honored during OSU’s 30-14 win over Minnesota on Saturday, witnes...

October 15th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


1:30 pm |    
Ackley new CFO at HDH

Great Oaks workshop for middle schoolers, parents

Parents play a critical role in helping their children plan for the future. With the right knowledge, they can prepare their children to find careers ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Manchester ends longest fiscal emergency in state history

Financial stability has returned to the Village of Manchester, where officials and citizens have spent the past 21 years navigating the longest financ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Fairfield FFA 34th in state soil judging contest

Fairfield FFA 34th in state soil judging contest

On Saturday, Oct. 13, the Fairfield FFA Rural Soil Judging Team traveled to the state competition and finished 34th out of 49 teams. Pictured, from le...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Lynchburg-Clay Elementary School Students of the Month

Lynchburg-Clay Elementary School Students of the Month

The following students have been chosen as September Students of the Month at Lynchburg-Clay Elementary School. To be chosen, these students must have...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Lynchburg students at Laurel Oaks Fall Fest

Lynchburg students at Laurel Oaks Fall Fest

At the Laurel Oaks Fall Fest in Wilmington on Saturday, wearing similar outfits and similar zombie makeup, these three Lynchburg-Clay students who att...

October 8th, 2018 |  


L-CMS Students of the Month

L-CMS Students of the Month

Lynchburg-Clay Middle School has announced its October Students of the Month. They are sixth grader Aidan Reynolds, seventh grader Ryanne Woods and ei...

October 8th, 2018 |