SR 785 closed temporarily

State Route 785 in Highland County was closed Wednesday, Sept. 11, for a three-day slide repair project.SR 785 is closed between SR 247 at Fairfax and...

September 11th, 2019 |  


Commissioners salute AAUW for 40 years

Commissioners salute AAUW for 40 years

The Highland County Board of Commissioners issued a proclamation Wednesday honoring the American Association of University Women and its local members...

September 11th, 2019 |  


Record wet year spells trouble for local farmers

After a record-setting wet year, local farmers have struggled to stick to their usual planting and harvesting schedules.The National Oceanic and Atmos...

September 10th, 2019 |  



Momma’s Cafe may reopen in the near future

Momma’s Cafe may reopen in the near future

Progress on the fate of the Parker House has took a turn for the worse, but headway is being made on a couple other West Main Street structures, offic...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Marriott hotel in Hillsboro?

Marriott hotel in Hillsboro?

Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings told The Times-Gazette on Monday that a positive vote from the Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education is one of the f...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Grand jury indicts 17

Grand jury indicts 17

A Highland County grand jury returned a total of 17 indictments Tuesday with a Hillsboro man charged with two counts of rape involving a child under 1...

September 10th, 2019 |  


2019 fair deemed a success

2019 fair deemed a success

It was not a record setting year, but Highland County Fair Board President Mark Baldwin said the 2019 fair that concluded Saturday was a good one.R...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Satterfield sells Grand Champion Lamb

Satterfield sells Grand Champion Lamb

Jessie Satterfield’s 2019 Grand Champion Market Lamb sold for $41 per pound Friday night at the Highland County Fair. It was purchased by: A-1 T...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Boggess sells Reserve Grand Champion Lamb

Boggess sells Reserve Grand Champion Lamb

Tyler Boggess sold the 2019 Reserve Champion Market Lamb for $15.31 per pound Friday night at the Highland County Fair. It was purchased by: A-1 Tree ...

September 9th, 2019 |  


New Silent Watch event planned for Saturday

New Silent Watch event planned for Saturday

SSgt. Barry Sadler in his 1966 hit record “Ballad of the Green Beret” called them “America’s best,” who often faced the ...

September 9th, 2019 |