Local Religion Briefs

CROP WalkThe Highland County CROP (Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty) Walk will begin at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11 at the Hillsboro First United...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Health department, HDH partner to offer free screening mammograms

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Highland District Hospital and the Highland County Health Department are working together to offer free s...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Community Calendar

TODAYHighland County Chapter of Public Employee Retirees, Inc., 10 a.m., Highland County Senior Citizens Center, 185 Muntz St., Hillsboro.Southern Ohi...

October 7th, 2015 |  



Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 23-31

Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 23-31

Highland County Commissioners proclaimed the week of Oct. 23-31 as Red Ribbon Week during their meeting on Wednesday. Pictured, from left, are Joe Adr...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Limes v. Hastings

Limes v. Hastings

Drew Hastings and Pam Limes are from roughly the same generation, and both profess their love for Hillsboro and a desire to make it a better place to ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Limes: We need trust, honesty and respect

Limes: We need trust, honesty and respect

Pam Limes says that deciding to run for mayor wasn’t a decision she made lightly, but after much thought she decided to take the plunge.“J...

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


Hastings: Let’s keep building on what we’ve started

Hastings: Let’s keep building on what we’ve started

Drew Hastings says that after spending his first four years as mayor of Hillsboro laying the groundwork for growth and improving the city’s fina...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Grand jury hands down indicments; just six listed

Grand jury hands down indicments; just six listed

Tuesday’s grand jury handed down several indictments, with only six released as public record, but the prosecutor said the rest will become part...

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


Not guilty verdicts in Burns murder suspect’s trial

Not guilty verdicts in Burns murder suspect’s trial

A Franklin County jury has returned a not guilty in the murder trial of Robert D. Turner, the Columbus man who was charged with fatally shooting forme...

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


Updated: Contract worker trapped in Hillsboro trench collapse

Updated: Contract worker trapped in Hillsboro trench collapse

A contract worker who was trapped Tuesday afternoon when a trench collapsed near the new fire station on North West Street in Hillsboro was clinging t...

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