Throwback Thursday: Hello, operator?

Throwback Thursday: Hello, operator?

This photo, one of dozens of undated, unidentified pictures kept by the Highland County Historical Society, depicts a young woman operating a switchbo...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Bright Local, health official mull options

Bright Local, health official mull options

Now that levies for their respective entities have been defeated twice, and both worse than the time before, Jared Warner and Ted Downing say they are...

May 8th, 2019 updated: May 9th, 2019. |  


Highland County commissioners hear recycling update

Highland County commissioners hear recycling update

Clint Davis of the Highland County Community Action Organization Inc., the coordinator of Highland County’s recycling and litter prevention prog...

May 8th, 2019 |  



Incidents lead to tampering charge

Incidents lead to tampering charge

A New Vienna man was taken to the Highland County Jail on Tuesday morning by the Hillsboro Police Department following a complaint of a suspicious veh...

May 8th, 2019 |  


EC digitizing 2005-2014 records

LEES CREEK — East Clinton Local Schools will be digitizing educational confidential records of students who graduated in the years 2005 to 2014....

May 8th, 2019 |  


Greenfield man charged with burglary, menacing

Greenfield man charged with burglary, menacing

A Greenfield man was indicted this week on several criminal charges after he allegedly entered a Greenfield home without permission while drunk and ca...

May 8th, 2019 |  


One issue tied, 2 defeated

One issue tied, 2 defeated

Two issues were defeated and another was tied after unofficial Highland County results were released in Tuesday’s special election.An income tax...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Wilmington man shot and killed in his vehicle

Wilmington man shot and killed in his vehicle

WILMINGTON — Neighborhood residents are stunned after a local man was shot and killed in his car early Tuesday morning.According to the Wilmingt...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Brushcreek Township fire department celebrates 50 years

Brushcreek Township fire department celebrates 50 years

Prior to 1969, the only organized fire protection in Southeast Highland County was water-based fire extinguishers hung on telephone poles in Sinking S...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Home sales booming, called ‘a seller’s market’

Home sales booming, called ‘a seller’s market’

The best time to sell a home to maximize how much it will sell for and to minimize the amount of time it spends on the market is May 1 to May 15, acco...

May 7th, 2019 |