NEWS


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Highland County travel report

The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Highland County next week. All outlined work is weather permitting.NEW ̵...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Lynchburg-Clay Envirothon team 2nd in state

Lynchburg-Clay Envirothon team 2nd in state

The Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts held its annual State Envirothon virtually in June of 2021. Even though this year’s...

July 29th, 2021 |  


HIGHLAND COUNTY S.O. REPORTS

The Highland County Sheriff’s Office has released the following information:July 25INCIDENTA resident of the 8600 block of U.S. Route 50 reporte...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Back to School BBQ

Back to School BBQ

For several years the Sugar Tree Ridge Church of Christ has quietly held summer events for local kids like a Vacation Bible School featuring NFL and N...

July 28th, 2021 |  


HCSO: Tree accident kills man

HCSO: Tree accident kills man

A Greenfield man was killed Tuesday in an apparent tree-cutting accident, according to Highland County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Brandon Str...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Improvements approved for county airport

Improvements approved for county airport

The Highland County Board of Commissioners approved a contract to improve the Highland County Airport at its weekly meeting Wednesday.The contract is ...

July 28th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Just another vacation tale
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The rhythms of our lives
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Changing your perspective
A hinge point in history?

A hinge point in history?

Coronavirus mutations are outflanking us, mutating through the bodies of unvaccinated people, sending us into the never-ending narrative of a forever ...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Return of the The Treat Lady?

Return of the The Treat Lady?

The dogs are missing me.My husband, Peter, predicted this after we moved. “All the dogs will miss you!” he said. “They are going to ...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Akron finds a way forward despite loss of malls, landmark venue

Change is constant in Akron.The iconic blue dome on top of the Tangier restaurant and entertainment venue is gone. The West Market Street site has be...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


The value of changing your perspective

The value of changing your perspective

“A place for everything, and everything in its place” has been my motto for most of my life.I’m not one of those guys who loses his ...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


What on earth is going on?

What on earth is going on?

Like most people, I check the weather every morning before beginning my day. Rain, snow, heat, humidity. Whatever is coming that day, I want to know b...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Editorial: A meaningful message comes with new statue

The planning, creation and unveiling of the commemorative Jackie Robinson-George Shuba “Handshake for the Century” statue in downtown Youn...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Tokyo Olympics underway
Big Ten says schools will decide on COVID-19 protocols

Big Ten says schools will decide on COVID-19 protocols

Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren said the conference will take take a “decentralized” approach to COVID-19 protocols by allowing each sch...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


HCHS Hall of Fame calls four

HCHS Hall of Fame calls four

Four individuals who left an indelible mark on Highland County and beyond — Ed Bousman, Benton Raymond “BR” Duckworth, Harriet Ameli...

July 9th, 2021 |  


From tears to smiles

From tears to smiles

SAN DIEGO – Kristin Courtney, a 2002 Fort Loramie High School graduate, couldn’t have imagined her 6-year-old daughter would become a vira...

July 3rd, 2021 |  


Hillsboro Christian Academy part of FCS hoops camp

Hillsboro Christian Academy part of FCS hoops camp

Student-athletes from the Fayette Christian School (FCS) welcomed their peers from the Hillsboro Christian Academy for a basketball camp the week of J...

June 14th, 2021 |  


Sports briefs

Elks Child Golf ClinicThe Hillsboro Elks will host its annual free Child Golf Clinic on Saturday, June 19. The clinic that includes a golf tournament ...

June 9th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


AAA7 can help with Medicare questions

AAA7 can help with Medicare questions

Did you know the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) has someone on staff who can help answer any questions you might have about Medicare?Our agenc...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Cox guest speaker at Hillsboro FGBMFI

The Hillsboro Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International (FGBMFI) will host guest speaker Celathia Cox at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14 at 2...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Farm Bureau offering grants

The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation is currently considering applications from organizations addressing a variety of program areas within agriculture for ...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Hillsboro FFA holds summer meeting

Hillsboro FFA holds summer meeting

On July 15, the Stratton family hosted the annual Hillsboro FFA summer meeting for the current members and all incoming freshmen.The new officers, who...

July 27th, 2021 |  


TAKE NOTE

Harriett Church revivalThe Harriett Church, 3895 Harriett Road, Hillsboro, will hold a revival July 30, 31 and Aug. 1. Services on Friday and Saturday...

July 26th, 2021 updated: July 29th, 2021. |