Flooding washes out road section

Flooding washes out road section

Deputies with Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barrera’s office were responding to various weather-related issues Wednesday. Heavy rains led to fl...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


Sheriff: More officers on duty Labor Day weekend

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reminds the public that this Labor Day weekend families and friends will be celebrating the end of the summer. Sadly, this fest...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Homemade bomb found, dismantled during pot bust

Homemade bomb found, dismantled during pot bust

A homemade bomb was found among marijuana, firearms and cultivation tools during a two-day marijuana erdication bust, according to the Highland County...

August 17th, 2016 |  



County to take hit after MCO change

County to take hit after MCO change

Highland County will likely lose between seven and eight hundred thousand dollars in sales tax following changes to managed care organization (MCO) po...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


Concert in Hillsboro uptown area

A concert event that was canceled due to a power outage and then faced inclement weather and conflicting events when it was rescheduled last year will...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


Pioneer photographer

Pioneer photographer

Editor’s note: For many years, local historian Jean Wallis provided a feature to The Times-Gazette called “Highland Guideposts.” She...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Bringing ‘big city fun’ to Hillsboro

Bringing ‘big city fun’ to Hillsboro

The clock is ticking. You have been caught trespassing in Area 51. You are locked in a room, and you must find a way out. Could there be a way hidden ...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


Vehicle pursuit started in WCH, ended in Leesburg

Vehicle pursuit started in WCH, ended in Leesburg

Two Montgomery County men were arrested late Sunday evening after leading law enforcement on a car chase that began in Washington C.H. and ended in th...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Take Note

Lynchburg Lions breakfastThe Lynchburg Lions Club will have its monthly pancake and sausage breakfast from 8-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at the Lynchbu...

August 16th, 2016 updated: September 2nd, 2016. |  


For fun and charity

For fun and charity

Nearly 300 people helped raise more $13,000 for local charities and non-profit organizations Saturday during the fourth annual Amazing Race of Highlan...

August 15th, 2016 |