NEWS


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A return engagement
Everyone benefits from preventative health screenings

Everyone benefits from preventative health screenings

In the spirit of American Heart Month, Highland County Health Commissioner Jared Warner weighed in on heart disease in Highland County.According to th...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Parker House’s long history

Parker House’s long history

The site’s history dates back to 1806 and at one time it was the site of a saloon frequented for its apple brandy and wild game menu. But it has...

February 24th, 2020 |  


DeWine talks agriculture

DeWine talks agriculture

Gov. Mike DeWine was the keynote speaker at this year’s Ag is Everyone’s Business event, held Monday morning at the Southern State Communi...

February 24th, 2020 |  


‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

If you like your newspaper’s comic strips locally sourced along with your produce, you’re in luck.Starting this week, The Times-Gazette is...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Dog Pound Pet of the Week

Dog Pound Pet of the Week

This week’s Highland County Dog Pound Pet of the Week is Deegan, a sweet, friendly mixed-breed. Less than a year old and about 35 pounds, he has...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:ARRESTS/CITATIONSNickolaus Garrison, 33, of Lebanon, was arrested for obstructi...

February 24th, 2020 updated: February 25th, 2020. |  


OPINION


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Too many potholes to fill

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What’s for dinner Dad?

A bill that bites back

The Friends of the Highland County Dog Pound have submitted supporting testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding Sentate Bill 205 for a Fe...

February 24th, 2020 |  


‘An awful lot of cheese’

‘An awful lot of cheese’

My husband, Peter, likes buying in bulk.Peter hates paying shipping fees. He never wants to run out of anything and he loves a bargain. This is why we...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Goose bumps after 40 years

Goose bumps after 40 years

Forty years past, and the memories are still vivid.I do not remember exactly where I was on Feb. 22, 1980, but I remember practically holding my breat...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Three thoughts on gun control

Three thoughts on gun control

They came.They talked.And they disagreed.That pretty much sums up the conversation about gun control that took place during the annual Associated Pres...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Patience young grasshopper

Patience young grasshopper

Writing isn’t something that I ever thought I would enjoy. I was just a sub-par English student throughout my school years. Grammar was always m...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Not sure it’s been a bad thing

Not sure it’s been a bad thing

The roof fell in on the church I started attending.The collapse occurred after I’d been coming only a couple of weeks. While I have not always b...

February 18th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Wildcats season ends
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Lions move on to the Convo

Ohio State’s Day get 3-year contract extension, salary bump

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ryan Day, who led Ohio State to a 13-1 record and a College Football Playoff appearance in his first year as head coach, i...

February 25th, 2020 |  


USA Today Top 25 Poll

The top 25 teams in the USA Today men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 23, points based on...

February 25th, 2020 |  


OHSAA Officials Hall of Fame

OHSAA Officials Hall of Fame

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Fifteen individuals have been selected for induction into the Ohio High School Athletic Association Officials Hall of Fame. The...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Los Angeles honors Kobe, Gianna Bryant with public memorial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mourners gathered Monday in downtown Los Angeles to say farewell to Kobe and Gianna Bryant, arriving hours before the start o...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Indians bowling to state

Indians bowling to state

The Hillsboro Indians are having a great post season. On Friday, Feb. 21, they were crowned Division II, Southeast-East District champs.The Indians bo...

February 24th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Lynchburg-Clay Elementary February Students of the Month

Lynchburg-Clay Elementary February Students of the Month

Lynchburg-Clay Elementary has announce its February Students of the Month. The following students were chosen by their teachers for being exceptional ...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Leesburg library’s latest

We are excited to once again participate in Fairfield Elementary’s Lions on Literacy being held on March 4 at 6 p.m. We will be giving out prize...

February 25th, 2020 |  


LaRosa’s gives $1,000 to Samaritan Outreach

LaRosa’s gives $1,000 to Samaritan Outreach

Samaritan Outreach Services in Hillsboro was presented with a check for $1,000 from LaRosa’s on Tuesday. Samaritan Outreach Director Wade Hamilt...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Oaks students qualify for state competition

Laurel Oaks Business Professionals of America (BPA) students competed in research presentations and testing in finance, marketing, technology and mana...

February 20th, 2020 |  


McClain FFA team takes 1st in state

McClain FFA team takes 1st in state

The McClain FFA Chapter’s ag communications team placed first at the Agricultural Communications State Contest. The team consisted of Aly Murphy...

February 20th, 2020 |