Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

The Highland County Humane Society Pet Of The Week is Indy, a German shepherd. She is 4 years old and came into the shelter almost bald with sores all...

April 12th, 2017 |  


FFA officer teams serve at Ag Is Everyone’s Business

FFA officer teams serve at Ag Is Everyone’s Business

Agriculturalists and businesspeople from around Highland County gathered at the Patriot Center at Southern State Community College recently for the an...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Poultry, Pigs, Lambs 4-H Club meets

The Highland County Poultry, Pigs and Lambs 4-H Club met at the Hamer Township House on April 9. There were 13 members present.Demonstrations were giv...

April 11th, 2017 |  



Students will benefit from $30,000 grant

Students will benefit from $30,000 grant

Interact for Health has awarded a $30,000 grant to REACH for Tomorrow to provide Children of Trauma Training to all five Highland County public school...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Leesburg area gets new life squad vehicle

Leesburg area gets new life squad vehicle

The Highland County North Joint Fire and Ambulance District from Leesburg took delivery of a new life squad vehicle on April 6. The new vehicle is a 2...

April 11th, 2017 |  


U.S. 50 closed near Bainbridge

Due to safety concerns, U.S. Route 50 in Ross County was exepected to be closed Tuesday at the route’s 8.04-mile marker, where a landslide remed...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Hillsboro schools support Blankenship radio-telethon

Hillsboro schools support Blankenship radio-telethon

The annual Ernie Blankenship Radio-Telethon was held on Match 30 at US Bank. The annual fundraiser is held every year to raise money for the Highland ...

April 10th, 2017 |  


DAR holds poster contest

DAR holds poster contest

The winner this year of the Junior American Citizens Chapter poster contest was Isabella O’Madden, an eighth-grader at the Hillsboro Christian A...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Carr, Ferguson place at state

Carr, Ferguson place at state

The Mowrystown FFA Chapter went to Columbus to participate in the state dairy judging as well as the state dairy handlers contest. The Mowrystown team...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Wenstrup receives Community Health Award

Wenstrup receives Community Health Award

Congressman Brad Wenstrup was awarded the 2017 Distinguished Community Health Advocate Award by the National Association of Community Health Centers. ...

April 10th, 2017 |