Bainbridge man killed at Indiana plant

Bainbridge man killed at Indiana plant

A Bainbridge man was killed Wednesday in an industrial accident at a Valero plant in Bluffton, Ind.The Wells County coroner identified the victim as 4...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Winds, rain topple old cemetery tree

Winds, rain topple old cemetery tree

Damaging winds and heavy rains combined to bring down this old tree sometime between Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning at the Hillsboro Cemeter...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Morning crash sends two to HDH

Morning crash sends two to HDH

Repair crews from the South Central Power Company are shown replacing a utility pole that was sheared in half due to an early morning accident Thursda...

June 20th, 2019 |  



Hastings swears in new HPD officer

Hastings swears in new HPD officer

Another of Highland County’s finest took the oath of duty Thursday in the chambers of Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings. Patrol officer Ron Martin, ...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Reviving Relay for Life

Reviving Relay for Life

In an effort to rekindle more public participation, the Highland County Relay for Life will not last as long as in past years when it kicks off Friday...

June 19th, 2019 |  


New info in Highland County overdose manslaughter case

New info in Highland County overdose manslaughter case

More information has emerged in the case of a man charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly selling another man the drugs that claimed his l...

June 19th, 2019 |  


One driver injured in two-vehicle crash

One driver injured in two-vehicle crash

A rear-end collision involving a pick-up truck and a compact SUV Wednesday afternoon sent one person to the hospital with non-life threatening injurie...

June 19th, 2019 |  


County opens bids for road repairs

County opens bids for road repairs

Sealed bids for what Highland County Engineer Chris Fauber said were for various paving projects throughout the county were opened by Highland County ...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Latest jobless figures remain at 50-year low

Latest jobless figures remain at 50-year low

Despite creating only 75,000 jobs in May, the labor department said the national economy is still robust with no change in the unemployment rate, and ...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Hastings swears in new HPD officer

Hastings swears in new HPD officer

The newest member of the Hillsboro Police Department, Christopher King, is shown during swearing in ceremonies held Wednesday in the chambers of Hills...

June 19th, 2019 |