Mayor, arborist oppose AEP tree treatment plan

Mayor, arborist oppose AEP tree treatment plan

AEP Ohio wants to use a soil chemical injection to slow the growth of some trees in Hillsboro, but Hillsboro’s mayor and a local arborist are op...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Violations land Wilmington man in jail

A Wilmington man appearing on a bench warrant Wednesday in Hillsboro Municipal Court was sentenced to over 60 days in jail.According to court records,...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Applegate provides Women’s Club program

Applegate provides Women’s Club program

Oct. 13 was not an unlucky day for members of Hillsboro Woman’s Club when they met at the Highland House Museum. Avery Applegate was the program...

October 21st, 2015 |  



Fall is ‘busy time’ for deer-related crashes

Fall is ‘busy time’ for deer-related crashes

With the season for deer-related crashes underway, local law enforcement agencies are asking drivers to be cautious and aware while on the road.Deer-r...

October 21st, 2015 |  


St. Mary’s Concert Series continues Nov. 1

St. Mary’s Concert Series continues Nov. 1

The next Music at St. Mary’s concert is Sunday, Nov. 1 at 3 p.m. when the series will welcome the Appalachian Christian Hillbilly Band.Don’...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Sheriff offers trick-or-treating tips

With Halloween right around the corner, Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barrera says it is crucial that you know which houses your children should avoi...

October 21st, 2015 |  


List for JFS position down to three

List for JFS position down to three

The list of candidates to fill the position for the deputy director position at Job and Family Services has been narrowed to three, according to commi...

October 21st, 2015 updated: October 21st, 2015. |  


Local Religion Briefs

Chicken and noodlesThe Fruitdale United Methodist Church will hold a chicken and noodles dinner from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24. The menu will include...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Rhonemus speaks during Lynchburg Lions Club meeting

Rhonemus speaks during Lynchburg Lions Club meeting

Neil Rhonemus, a swine producer in Clinton and Highland counties, was the guest speaker at the monthly dinner meeting of the Lynchburg Lions Club. Rho...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Hillsboro FFA sheep exhibitor highlights

Hillsboro FFA sheep exhibitor highlights

Lizzy Mahan, Meredith Oglesby and Kaylee Achor of the Hillsboro FFA all competed at the Highland County Fair with their market lambs. All three exhibi...

October 21st, 2015 updated: October 21st, 2015. |