They have arrived

They have arrived

Girl Scout cookies have arrived in Highland County. And while they won’t be carted to local business like they once were, they will be available...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Magic Touch teams with massage therapist

Magic Touch teams with massage therapist

Massage is an effective treatment for reducing stress, pain and muscle tension, according to the Mayo Clinic, and licensed massage therapist Sherri Mi...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Rash of recent fires sees five in four days

Rash of recent fires sees five in four days

Thursday’s fire at an abandoned house on South East Street in Hillsboro marked the fifth time since Sunday that area firefighters have been disp...

February 21st, 2019 |  



UPDATED: Person of interest in homicide case arrested in Dayton

UPDATED: Person of interest in homicide case arrested in Dayton

A person of interest in the homicide of a 33-year-old Wilmington woman was arrested Thursday evening in Dayton after authorities hunted him for three ...

February 21st, 2019 updated: February 21st, 2019. |  


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 |