Bootleggers, prison escapees and Johnny Paycheck

Bootleggers, prison escapees and Johnny Paycheck

Editor’s note — We’re continuing our tradition of taking a look back each Saturday at some of the important, interesting or even odd...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Wenstrup talks CARES, COVID-19

Wenstrup talks CARES, COVID-19

Physician, military officer and Congressman Brad Wenstrup was frank in his comments Friday when it came to the COVID-19 pandemic that has crippled the...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Chamber presenting program on CARES Act

Chamber presenting program on CARES Act

The Highland County Chamber of Commerce will present a program Monday, April 6 to help Highland County small business owners understand the CARES (Cor...

April 3rd, 2020 |  



Saluting community servant Joe Mahan

Saluting community servant Joe Mahan

A hearse carrying the body of longtime Hillsboro public servant Joe Mahan was part of a line of vehicles that stretched nearly half a mile as the city...

April 3rd, 2020 updated: April 3rd, 2020. |  


The family who kneads together

The family who kneads together

As Ohio and the rest of the U.S. execute orders in an attempt to protect Americans and decrease the spread of COVID-19, families like the Peabodys in ...

April 2nd, 2020 updated: April 2nd, 2020. |  


Corona cases climb to four

Corona cases climb to four

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Highland County doubled on Thursday to four, and Highland County Emergency Operations Center Public Informat...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Jobless claims set records

Jobless claims set records

More than 6.6 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, double the record total that set just one week ago.In Ohio, the Departmen...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Bright student’s art turns into billboard

Bright student’s art turns into billboard

Bright Elementary School student Meghan Thompson’s winning billboard design on recycling and littler prevention is on display at the intersectio...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Director: 2020 census will be done on schedule

Director: 2020 census will be done on schedule

Though the U.S. Census Bureau has postponed its fieldwork operations and extended the deadlines for the 2020 census, Philadelphia Regional Census Bure...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Cops not questioning travel

Cops not questioning travel

Despite rumors circulating on social media, local law enforcement officials are not pulling drivers over to see where they are going, Highland County ...

April 1st, 2020 |