Leesburg Area Historical Society holding Friday picnic fundraiser

The Leesburg Area Historical Society is hosting its second annual Judy Mason Memorial Cookout this coming Friday, June 17, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Judy ...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Dog pound bid awarded

Dog pound bid awarded

The bid for the new dog pound on North Shore Drive was awarded to Wilson Buildings for $1,289,547 at the weekly Wednesday morning meeting of the Highl...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Honor guard commemorates Flag Day

Honor guard commemorates Flag Day

The Highland County Veterans Honor Guard commemorated Flag Day at AMVETS Post 61 in Hillsboro on Tuesday, June 14, with a ceremonial burn of a retired...

June 16th, 2022 |  



Pictured (l-r) are Merchants Bank Chairman and CEO Paul Pence, vice president Denise Fauber, Highland County Homeless Shelter Executive Director Greg ...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Fairfield grad wins scholarship

Fairfield grad wins scholarship

The Larry A. Hart Memorial Scholarship Committee announced they recently determined the recipient for 2022.Samuel Buddelmeyer was selected from severa...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Local group spreads awareness of fentanyl crisis

Vaughn Aber of Hillsboro has been working with the non-profit organization 4 Them We Fight to bring public awareness of the epidemic of fentanyl death...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Gas hits all-time high

Gas hits all-time high

Gas prices have once again soared, with the national average rising by 15 cents compared to last week, according to the American Automobile Associatio...

June 16th, 2022 |  


New armed school employee bill signed

New armed school employee bill signed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio school districts could begin arming employees as soon as this fall under a bill signed into law Monday by GOP Gov. Mi...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Summer feeding program happening in Greenfield

One way of taking care of our youth is to make sure they have access to nutritious meals, and that is getting done in Greenfield through the Summer Fo...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Uvalde teaches us about policing in America

Americans maintain a bargain with their police: Officers will run toward danger while the rest of us seek shelter, and in exchange we cede to police e...

June 16th, 2022 |