Highland County has seen the number of COVID-19 cases fall significantly recently, but they are still up compared to around a month ago, according to The New York Times COVID-19 Tracker.
The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:
STAUNTON — As Fayette County mourns the loss of two longtime community firefighters, more details have been released concerning the tragic accident that caused their deaths on Saturday.
When Greenfield resident Sarah Thompson first came to Adena Regional Medical Center to give birth, she couldn’t have known that she would not only be leaving with her first child, but with a new partner in care as well.
Once again this year, between 15 and 20 Highland County children will be treated to a day of fun and shopping during the annual Shop with a Cop event Tuesday, Dec. 12.
The Supplementary Assistance to the Handicapped (SATH) organization has the perfect Christmas gift. It will be hosting its 20th annual Valentine’s Sweetheart Charity Ball on Saturday, Feb. 10 at Roberts Centre in Wilmington.
Opie, a 30-pound pit bull mix, is the Highland County Humane Society Pet of the Week. He is 5 for rabies, and is spayed/neutered, dewormed, flea and tick treated, and will be microchipped upon adoption. He is leash trained and potties in hhis outside kennels, plays well with most other dogs, likes children, and will make great snuggle baby. The adoption fee is $200. You can apply online at https://service.sheltermanager.com/asmservice or stop in at the shelter from 12-6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday or 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday to meet all the animals available at that time. Arrive no later than 30 minutes before the shelter closes to ensure there is time to do the adoption.
The Highland County Sheriff’s Office has released the following information:
Lynchburg native David Ellis has been selected 2023 Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper of the Year at the Georgetown Post.
The annual Mowrystown Christmas Parade will be held Saturday, Dec. 2. This year’s theme will be “Jingle Bell Christmas” and Chuck Wait has been selected to serve as the grand marshal.