Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Oct. 20ARRESTS/CITATIONSRyan Wheeler, of Hillsboro, was issued a citation for s...

October 21st, 2019 |  


SSCC: ‘A sense of community’

SSCC: ‘A sense of community’

Editor’s note – This article is one of a series of feature stories from Southern State Community College highlighting alumni and the speci...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Cockrell 52nd FFL queen

Cockrell 52nd FFL queen

Phoebe Cockrell, center, the 52nd Fall Festival of Leaves Queen, is pictured above with her 2019 attendants. Pictured, from left, are Marissa Prince, ...

October 18th, 2019 |  



It’s high season for crashes involving deer

State Farm Insurance recently released the results of its study on animal-related crashes in the U.S. The report estimated that there were around 1,54...

October 18th, 2019 updated: October 18th, 2019. |  


Hillsboro in the dark, Caniff returns, the Y2K bug

Hillsboro in the dark, Caniff returns, the Y2K bug

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

October 18th, 2019 |  


The demolition begins

The demolition begins

Workers using heavy construction equipment removed a canopy from the site of a city-acquired property that formerly housed a BP gas station at 157 W. ...

October 18th, 2019 |  


November a full month at the library

The weather may be cooling down, but the Hillsboro library is warming up when it comes to programming.“We have a full roster for November,”...

October 18th, 2019 |  


In the kitchen with Sharon

In the kitchen with Sharon

This week in the kitchen with Sharon I made this yummy low carb alfredo chicken casserole. It was yummy — perfect for a one dish meal and served...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Customary for the area?

Customary for the area?

Have you ever wondered who sets the customs or rules that we all live by? Most of them don’t make sense, but we never stop and question why we h...

October 18th, 2019 |  


HDH elects new medical staff executive committee

HDH elects new medical staff executive committee

The Highland District Hospital Medical Staff Executive Committee has changed hands after new elections appointed Dr. Jonathan Lampkin as secretary/tre...

October 18th, 2019 |