Weak gains nationally in recent jobs report

Weak gains nationally in recent jobs report

The February jobs report that was issued Friday by the U.S. Labor Department was described by Northern Trust of Chicago Chief Analyst Carl Tannenbaum,...

March 12th, 2019 |  


Mother Nature offers a taste of spring

Mother Nature offers a taste of spring

With the official start of spring just a few days away (the spring equinox is at 5:58 p.m. March 20 this year, according to The Old Farmers Almanac) s...

March 12th, 2019 |  


SR 124 will be closed another day

Due to an unforeseen construction issue, a culvert replacement project on SR 124 in Highland County has been delayed, and the route will remain closed...

March 12th, 2019 |  



Highland County Sheriff’s Office reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports that for the week of March 4-10, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 302 911 calls, answered 150 reques...

March 12th, 2019 |  


Hillsboro City Council President Lee Koogler resigns

Hillsboro City Council President Lee Koogler resigns

Hillsboro City Council President Lee Koogler resigned from his position effective Monday night in a letter to council, citing health concerns and fami...

March 11th, 2019 |  


Kid’s Trout Derby April 6

Kid’s Trout Derby April 6

With the Ohio Department of Natural Resources announcing last week the release of more than 100,000 rainbow trout in 66 Ohio public lakes, it was only...

March 11th, 2019 |  


32 new foster kids in 2019

32 new foster kids in 2019

Governor Mike DeWine announced last week an unprecedented 95 percent increase in funding for protection of abused and neglected children, and Highland...

March 11th, 2019 |  


Personnel, jobs, development top county meeting

Personnel, jobs, development top county meeting

Personnel and economic development issues were the lead items on the agenda for the Highland County commissioners as they began their Monday meeting w...

March 11th, 2019 updated: March 11th, 2019. |  


3-car wreck shuts down North High Street

3-car wreck shuts down North High Street

A three-vehicle accident early Monday afternoon sent one person to the hospital and had the road shut down for about a half hour. Sgt. Aaron Reynolds ...

March 11th, 2019 |  


SR 138, SR 124 will be closed

Through the week ending March 16, the following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring longterm lane res...

March 11th, 2019 |