Mayor candidate challenged

Mayor candidate challenged

Two write-in candidates have filed to run for mayor of Hillsboro against Republican candidate Jared Harsha in the November general election, but a hea...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Celebrating archaeology

Celebrating archaeology

A celebration of local Native American tribes’ prehistoric heritage returns to Serpent Mound on Saturday, Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.The even...

August 16th, 2019 updated: August 16th, 2019. |  


Distracted driving and raising the drinking age

Distracted driving and raising the drinking age

Editor’s note — We’re continuing our tradition of taking a look back each Saturday at some of the important, interesting or even odd...

August 16th, 2019 |  



West gets 8 years for sex crimes

West gets 8 years for sex crimes

A Hillsboro man was sentenced to eight years in prison following his guilty plea Friday to four counts of sexual battery.Frank West, 45, Hillsboro, ap...

August 16th, 2019 |  


In the Kitchen with Sharon

In the Kitchen with Sharon

Hello. In the Kitchen with Sharon this week I made an awesome chocolate cake. That is what I am calling it because it is awesome and so easy to make. ...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Highland County Republicans donate to Junior Fair

Highland County Republicans donate to Junior Fair

On Tuesday, Aug. 13 the Highland County Republican Party and officeholders presented a contribution to the Highland County Junior Fair Board. Acceptin...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 12ARRESTS/CITATIONSJessica Preston, 32, of Hillsboro, was cited for tempor...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro Town Club recognized for civic efforts

Hillsboro Town Club recognized for civic efforts

The Hillsboro Towne Club was saluted for its support of civic efforts by the Highland County Board of Commissioners in the form of a proclamation duri...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Upcoming Extension workshops

Upcoming Extension workshops

This weekend Ohio State University Extension will be offering a variety of workshops during the Germinate International Film Fest. All workshops are f...

August 15th, 2019 |  


History on display

History on display

About 10 months ago the Highland County Historical Society was discussing a way observe the 175th anniversary of both its Highland House Museum and Sc...

August 15th, 2019 |