New name for old house

New name for old house

In the dappled sunlight through the leaves rustled by the cooling afternoon breeze, Annabelle Peabody stands in the yard of her home of 56 years and j...

September 30th, 2020 |  


‘Playing a small part in changing lives’

‘Playing a small part in changing lives’

Declaring that “tomorrow is the day that you have worked so hard to earn,” Hillsboro Municipal Court Judge David McKenna gave recognition ...

September 30th, 2020 |  


Justice Center software system upgrade approved

Justice Center software system upgrade approved

An upgrade to the Highland County Justice Center’s records management system was approved Wednesday by the county commissioners at their weekly ...

September 30th, 2020 |  



Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

At its Wednesday meeting, the Highland County Board of Commissioners proclaimed the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Shown, from...

September 30th, 2020 |  


A 2nd Chance Pet of the Week

A 2nd Chance Pet of the Week

This week’s A 2nd Chance Pet Adoptions Pet of the Week is Molly, a 6-year-old English Mastiff mix. Though it takes Molly a little time to warm u...

September 30th, 2020 |  


HCHS holding Historical Homes Sidewalk Tour

The Highland County Historical Society will hold a Historical Homes Sidewalk Tour of East Walnut and Main streets in Hillsboro at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. ...

September 29th, 2020 |  


False info lands man in jail

False info lands man in jail

A Hillsboro man who was reportedly acting suspicious Monday morning in front of someone else’s residence was arrested after he allegedly attempt...

September 29th, 2020 |  


Deer hunting season officially underway in Ohio

Deer hunting season officially underway in Ohio

Hunters are now in hot pursuit of white-tailed deer during the 2020-21 archery season, which opened Saturday, Sept. 26, according to the Ohio Departme...

September 29th, 2020 |  


The state’s school report cards look different this year with no grades displayed as state testing was not done in the spring because of school ...

September 29th, 2020 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Sept. 28ACCIDENTThe police department responded to a crash in the 1100 block of...

September 29th, 2020 |