Hillsboro man gets 9 years

Hillsboro man gets 9 years

A Hillsboro man appearing in the Highland County Common Pleas Court this week was sentenced to nine years in prison on two counts of gross sexual impo...

August 19th, 2016 |  


She’d do it all again

She’d do it all again

Editor’s Note – This is the third in a new series of stories authored by Robert Kroeger, who has painted 23 barns in Highland County. The ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Hillsboro Police Department reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 15ACCIDENTSThe police department investigated a crash in the 600 block of ...

August 19th, 2016 |  



Greenfield Police Department reports

The Greenfield Police Department has released the following information:Aug. 15ARRESTS/CITATIONSAndrew Rackley, 27, South Salem, was arrested for tres...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Mosquitoes: A nip in the air

Mosquitoes: A nip in the air

August - the start of school, hot, sunny days and, of course, mosquitoes.Highland County Health Department Commissioner Jared Warner described the pos...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


Board hires treasurer

Board hires treasurer

The Hillsboro City Schools did not have to look far for a new treasurer.Hillsboro resident and assistant treasurer Ben Teeters, who served 17 years as...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Higher yields, but lower corn prices predicted

Higher yields, but lower corn prices predicted

Corn growers got bad news at the Southwest Ohio Corn Growers and Fayette County Extension Agronomy Day this week. The news for soybean growers was onl...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |  


2nd Update: Lambert waives prelim; case to grand jury

2nd Update: Lambert waives prelim; case to grand jury

Updated with Drew Hastings’ comments.The former director of the Highland County Travel and Tourism Bureau who is facing obscenity charges waived...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |  


Bradford resigns from FOB

Bradford resigns from FOB

Former Festival of the Bells Committee President Mike Bradford said he and four other committee members resigned Tuesday during a committee meeting.Br...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Highland County women’s achievements honored

Highland County women’s achievements honored

Five women were honored Tuesday night for their outstanding achievements in the 2016 Highland County Women’s Hall of Fame ceremony at Southern S...

August 17th, 2016 |