Failure to complete treatment lands man in jail

Failure to complete treatment lands man in jail

A Hillsboro man received a 180-day jail sentence in Hillsboro Municipal Court on Friday following his failure to complete a residential treatment prog...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Man facing heroin felony back in court

Man facing heroin felony back in court

A Rocky Fork Lake area man who waived a felony heroin case to a grand jury in May appeared again in the Hillsboro Municipal Court on a separate heroin...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  


Change & resistance

Change & resistance

Donnie Barrera says he loves being sheriff of Highland County, and most parts of the job have been what he expected. But there have been some bumps al...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  



Slagle granted judicial release after 5 years

Slagle granted judicial release after 5 years

A former local attorney convicted on charges stemming from his alleged use of thousands of dollars of his clients’ money for personal purposes h...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |  


Brush and Palette 58th annual art show winners

Brush and Palette 58th annual art show winners

The Brush and Palette Art Guild held its 58th annual art show at Southern State Community College’s central campus in Hillsboro the weekend of J...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Greenfield Eagles donate $4,000 to local charity

Greenfield Eagles donate $4,000 to local charity

Greenfield Rotary President Angela Shepherd accepted a donation for $4,000 for the Highland County Society for Children and Adults from the Greenfield...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Sheriff’s/police reports

Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports that for the week of July 5th-12 the Highland County Sheriffs Office received 338 911 calls, answered 177 requests for ...

July 17th, 2015 |  


Take Note

L-C Board of Ed. meetingThe Lynchburg-Clay Board of Education will meet in regular session at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 23 at the board office building.Lu...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


Community Calendar

TODAYHighland County House of Prayer, Inc., 6:30-8:30 p.m., home of Marvin and Becky Gotherman, 100 West Union Pike, Hillsboro.Greenfield Rotary Club,...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


104 and counting

104 and counting

It is because she has a friend, Virginia “Jenny” (Fontaine) Schneider says, that she was able to celebrate her 104th birthday Thursday....

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