Longtime local florist Jean Head dies at 91

Longtime local florist Jean Head dies at 91

Jean Head, whose flower and greenhouse business became a landmark presence in Hillsboro, died Thursday. She was 91.“Jean’s Flowers and Gif...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Cutie Pie contest back at fair

For the 24th year, Supplemental Assistance to the Handicapped (SATH) is sponsoring the Cutie Pie and Cutie Pet contests, which will be held during the...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


Deal in gunfire case

Deal in gunfire case

A Hillsboro man who was charged last month after an incident involving the county prosecutor and her husband entered an agreement in the Hillsboro Mun...

August 28th, 2015 |  



Brief fire halts municipal court proceedings

Brief fire halts municipal court proceedings

Hillsboro Municipal Court proceedings were briefly interrupted Friday morning by the smell of burning plastic – an effect of a fire caused by an...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


Community Calendar

TODAYHighland County House of Prayer, 6:30-8:30 p.m., home of Marvin and Becky Gotherman, 100 West Union Pike, Hillsboro.Highland Horse Council, 7 p.m...

August 28th, 2015 updated: September 2nd, 2015. |  


Check it out

Check it out

September is Library Card Sign-up Month and the staff at the Leesburg Library would like to remind parents that your children need to have the “...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Mercer family holds reunion

At noon on June 28, 140 descendants of L.G. and Stella Mercer met at the Fairfield Local School Auditeria for their annual reunion.On Jan. 17, 1900, L...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Take Note

Farmers market’s last dayThe last day of the Hillsboro Farmers Market will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 between the Highland Count...

August 28th, 2015 updated: September 2nd, 2015. |  


Police reports

The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:ACCIDENTSOn Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 1:21 p.m. the police department responded to...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Jackson trustees meeting Saturday

The Jackson Township Trustees will hold a special meeting at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at the Township Building, 1873 SR 73, Belfast. The purposes of ...

August 28th, 2015 |