FFA competes in interview contest

This year the Hillsboro FFA Chapter held a job interview contest. Seven members participated. They were Attie Johnson, Morgan Kelly, Lexi Fritz, Jarod...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Hillsboro FFA wraps up fruit sale

Hillsboro FFA wraps up fruit sale

The Hillsboro FFA chapter wrapped up its annual fruit sale. This year the students were asked to sell around $300 worth of fruit. The selection of ite...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Airman surprises second-graders

Airman surprises second-graders

The second-graders in Mrs. Penwell’s class at the Greenfield Elementary School recently sent out several letters to veterans near and far. They ...

December 14th, 2015 |  



Little sprites visit Hillsboro library

Little sprites visit Hillsboro library

Little sprites visited the Highland County District Library in Hillsboro recently to make crafts and visit with Santa, who read them “Twas the N...

December 14th, 2015 |  


What Luminaria means to me

What Luminaria means to me

The sixth grade royal court were awarded at the Leesburg Luminaria on Dec. 13. The winners were chosen for their prize essays on “What the Lumin...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Highland County Sheriff’s Office reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of Dec. 7-13 the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 368 911 calls, answered 174 requests for ...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Dec. 14ARRESTS/CITATIONSTimmy Hamm, 39, of Leesburg, for no operator’s li...

December 14th, 2015 |  


What Christmas means to second-graders

Students in Mrs. Zimmerman’s second grade class at Fairfield Elementary School recently wrote notes describing what Christmas means to them. Wha...

December 11th, 2015 |  


HHS students perform for Hillsboro Women’s Club

HHS students perform for Hillsboro Women’s Club

For the second year in a row, two Hillsboro High School juniors delighted members of the Hillsboro Women’s Club with a beautiful musical program...

December 11th, 2015 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Dec. 7ARRESTS/CITATIONSJared Mosley, 20, of Hillsboro, for window tint.Jack G. ...

December 11th, 2015 |