School staff receives raise

School staff receives raise

During a special meeting this week the Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education approved raises for this year and next year for all but two of the di...

August 7th, 2015 |  


$10,000 bond for Hillsboro man facing felony

$10,000 bond for Hillsboro man facing felony

A Hillsboro man is facing a felony charge for unlawful sexual conduct with a minor following an incident that allegedly happened at a local park.Accor...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Bright Local back in school Aug. 19

Bright Local School District students will return back to school on Wednesday, Aug. 19.For any new students who might need to register, the high schoo...

August 7th, 2015 |  



Author Beverly Lewis to be at Hillsboro library

Author Beverly Lewis to be at Hillsboro library

Award-winning, bestselling author Beverly Lewis will make an exceptional 22 stops through Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky in promotion of “The...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Sheriff’s/police reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of July 27 to Aug. 2 the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 383 911 calls, answered 170 reque...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Take Note

Car showA Mowrystown car show will be held Saturday, Aug. 15 and visitors can stop by the Grange Hall (East Main Street) for breakfast. The menu will ...

August 7th, 2015 updated: August 12th, 2015. |  


Fair adds a king contest

For the first time in 56 years a king contest will be held along with the queen contest at the 2015 Highland County Fair.The 56th annual fair queen co...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Jail for two found guilty of violations

Jail for two found guilty of violations

A drug screen will determine whether a furlough happens for a Hillsboro man found guilty of a probation violation Thursday in Hillsboro Municipal Cour...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Opening this fall?

Opening this fall?

The new Hobart/Carl Smith Drive linking U.S. Route 62 and SR 73 on the north edge of Hillsboro could be open by late this fall - nearly a year ahead o...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Greenfield Elementary starts Aug. 19

Greenfield Elementary starts Aug. 19

Welcome to Greenfield Elementary, the “World’s Greatest School!”We are excited to begin the 2015-16 school year. Greenfield Elementa...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |