Greenfield plan has five key focus areas

Greenfield plan has five key focus areas

Five key strategic areas of focus — fiscal health; economic vitality; smart, customer-focused government; community engagement; and a safe and r...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Engineer briefs commissioners on projects

Engineer briefs commissioners on projects

Highland County Engineer P. Dean Otworth met with commissioners Wednesday to discuss road improvement projects on tap for 2019, telling the board that...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Solar farm draws pros, cons

Solar farm draws pros, cons

Concerned citizens for and against American Electric Power’s plan to build solar panel farms in Southern Highland County gave testimony and opin...

February 20th, 2019 |  



Suspected heat lamp causes shed fire

Suspected heat lamp causes shed fire

A heat lamp in a storage shed containing straw was the suspected cause of a structure fire Wednesday afternoon at 2189 Ruble Lane near Buford in Clay ...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: Quarry question

Throwback Thursday: Quarry question

This photo, one of dozens of unidentified pictures kept by the Highland County Historical Society, appears to depict a lone man standing in a quarry o...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Man who wrecked Greenfield ATM gets ‘last chance’

Man who wrecked Greenfield ATM gets ‘last chance’

A Sabina man who tore open an ATM in Greenfield in November 2018 was sentenced Wednesday morning to five years of community control sanctions with a s...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Farm Bureau offering solar energy program

Highland County Farm Bureau members are invited to attend a special briefing on solar energy development sponsored by the Highland County Farm Bureau ...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Jones awarded prestigious Konneker Scholarship

Jones awarded prestigious Konneker Scholarship

Senior Emily Jones is the most recent McClain student to be awarded the Wilfred R. Konneker Cutler Scholarship, a prestigious award given to the most-...

February 20th, 2019 |  


FINAL UPDATE: Victim in Greenfield homicide was shot 8 hours before death, official says

FINAL UPDATE: Victim in Greenfield homicide was shot 8 hours before death, official says

Editor’s note: This story contains references to Facebook posts which, while public, are not necessarily true. Roughly eight hours may have passe...

February 19th, 2019 updated: February 20th, 2019. |  


Board approves resignation

Board approves resignation

The Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education on Monday accepted the resignation of a teacher who last week was found guilty of misdemeanor sex charge...

February 19th, 2019 |