DeWine: Decisions on Halloween will fall to communities

DeWine: Decisions on Halloween will fall to communities

Local communities, individuals and parents will make the final decisions on whether to hold or participate in trick or treat, according to a Thursday ...

September 18th, 2020 |  


BLSD buys students hotspots

BLSD buys students hotspots

The board accepted two grants and several donations at Wednesday’s Bright Local Board of Education meeting that will greatly benefit students, s...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Mourning McKinley, and Jerry Falwell comes to town

Mourning McKinley, and Jerry Falwell comes to town

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

September 18th, 2020 |  



Center staying closed

Center staying closed

Despite Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s recent announcement that senior centers could open Sept. 21 if they meet certain safety standards, Highland Coun...

September 18th, 2020 |  


In the kitchen with Sharon

In the kitchen with Sharon

Hello! The fair is over and autumn weather is beginning, which means apples and pumpkins. I love apples, apple salad, apple pie, apple chicken salad, ...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Groups combine to raise $1,615 for Hillsboro Police Department

Groups combine to raise $1,615 for Hillsboro Police Department

Hillsboro Rock The Block LLC and #Terry Strong presented the Hillsboro Police Department with a check for $1,615 Thursday. The money came from a recen...

September 18th, 2020 |  


POW/MIA Recognition Day

POW/MIA Recognition Day

Gerold “Buzzard” Wilkin with the local Highlanders Sons of the American Revolution is pictured placing a wreath Friday at the veterans mem...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Parks projects gain steam

Parks projects gain steam

Editor’s Note — This story was edited to include the name of the skate park subcommittee member who updated the committee on the status of...

September 17th, 2020 updated: September 18th, 2020. |  


Special viewings of ‘The Hillsboro Story’ Saturday

Special viewings of “The Lincoln Story,” a documentary about the former Lincoln School in Hillsboro, will be held Saturday at Star Cinemas...

September 17th, 2020 updated: September 18th, 2020. |  


Former Leesburg cop in court

Former Leesburg cop in court

A former sergeant with the Leesburg Police Department appeared before Hillsboro Municipal Court Judge David McKenna for a pretrial hearing Thursday mo...

September 17th, 2020 |