National Homeless and Hunger Awareness Week

National Homeless and Hunger Awareness Week

Highland County Commissioners proclaimed the week of Nov. 14 – 22 as National Homeless and Hunger Awareness Week during their Wednesday session....

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 4th, 2015. |  


Hastings grateful, humbled by re-election

Hastings grateful, humbled by re-election

Drew Hastings said Wednesday that in addition to his appreciation for his wife and for those who volunteered to help with his campaign, the biggest th...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 4th, 2015. |  


Mitchell to serve as pastor in Virginia

Christy L. Mitchell, M.Div., the daughter of the Rev. Maurice and Debbie Mitchell, has received a call to serve as pastor of the Diamond Hill Presbyte...

November 4th, 2015 |  



Take Note

Festival of TreesBell Gardens Place, in partnership with Relay for Life, will host a Festival of Trees, asking Highland County businesses and individu...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Local Religion Briefs

World Community Day celebrationWorld Community Day 2015 will be celebrated Friday, Nov. 6 at the Highland United Methodist Church beginning at 5:30 p....

November 4th, 2015 |  


Votes from other counties change Greenfield school board results

When votes were tabulated from neighboring counties, the results of the Greenfield school board race changed, according to Steve Witham, elections adm...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Ward wins Liberty Township trustee race

Former Highland County Sheriff Ron Ward won a comfortable victory as Liberty Township trustee on Tuesday, defeating opponent Tyler Kelch by a margin o...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Britton, Milbery win board seats

Current Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education President Terry L. Britton will return to the board next year and former Hillsboro teacher Tom Milbe...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Lynchburg elects Burden, Leesburg taps Snyder

Terry Burden was elected mayor of Lynchburg on Tuesday, with unofficial results giving him 281 votes, compared to 121 for Tim Heizer and just 74 votes...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Ohio voters reject legal pot

Ohio voters rejected a first-of-its-kind proposal Tuesday that would have legalized both medical and recreational marijuana, following an expensive ca...

November 3rd, 2015 |