Burnett sworn-in as HPD officer

Burnett sworn-in as HPD officer

Officer Zach Burnett is pictured with his wife, Nicole, as he is sworn into the Hillsboro Police Department by mayor Drew Hastings on Wednesday. The m...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Foster care costs ‘very serious’

Foster care costs ‘very serious’

The cost of housing foster kids outside of the county due to a shortage of local foster homes “is a very serious issue for the county,” ac...

September 16th, 2015 |  


18-year-old female sentenced to jail

18-year-old female sentenced to jail

A Hillsboro woman who is also charged with four felonies appeared on a bench warrant Wednesday in Hillsboro Municipal Court and was sentenced to jail....

September 16th, 2015 updated: September 16th, 2015. |  



Woman gets extra prison time for not appearing

Woman gets extra prison time for not appearing

A Washington C.H. woman who failed to appear in Highland County Common Pleas Court for her last hearing was sentenced to prison on Wednesday.Carolina ...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Constitution Week starts Sept. 17

Constitution Week starts Sept. 17

September 17 begins the national celebration of Constitution Week. The weeklong commemoration of America’s most important document is the of our...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Hillsboro ag classroom activities

Hillsboro ag classroom activities

School has been in session for four weeks now at Hillsboro High School and the agricultural department has been busy with different activities for all...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Local Religion Briefs

Old Timers Days 5K Run/WalkThe Christian Missionary Fellowship Church is again hosting the Old Timers Days 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 19. Registra...

September 16th, 2015 |  


New Directions aims younger

New Directions aims younger

New Directions will be starting its fall programs in just a couple weeks, but this year will see the addition of a new program for younger students.Tr...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Hillsboro FFA hosts petting zoo

Hillsboro FFA hosts petting zoo

The Hillsboro FFA chapter held a petting zoo recently for the Hillsboro preschoolers in the FFA barn.The FFA barn is located at the Hillsboro High Sch...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Ohio fairs president visits Highland County

Ohio fairs president visits Highland County

Darrel Cubbison, president of the Ohio Fair Managers Association, and his wife, Carol, are pictured last week at the 68th annual Highland County Fair....

September 15th, 2015 |