Drug combos causing mayhem in Highland County

Drug combos causing mayhem in Highland County

Local first responders say a recent increase in overdoses involving carfentanil – a powerful opioid used as a tranquilizer for elephants –...

February 18th, 2019 |  


FOB lineup adjusted

FOB lineup adjusted

There has been change in the 2019 Festival of the Bells entertainment lineup. Rather than Ashley McBride taking the stage on Saturday night it will no...

February 18th, 2019 updated: February 18th, 2019. |  


Solar project to have first public hearing

Solar project to have first public hearing

Public comment will be heard on the proposed Willowbrook solar panel farm on Tuesday evening at Bright Elementary School near Sugar Tree Ridge, and Hi...

February 18th, 2019 |  



Smallpox scares, desperadoes and motorcycle gangs

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

February 16th, 2019 |  


Honoring Serpent Mound

Honoring Serpent Mound

While to some, the Serpent Mound near Peebles is seen as simply a unique earthwork, to others, it is a place of rebirth and mystical energy, a place t...

February 15th, 2019 |  


SNAP benefits coming early

SNAP benefits coming early

Highand County Job and Family Services Director Katie Adams told The Times-Gazette that local families using the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Pro...

February 15th, 2019 |  


No new info on Lynchburg covered bridge fire, but grant to fund rebuild

No new info on Lynchburg covered bridge fire, but grant to fund rebuild

Officials say there is no new information in the investigation of a suspicious fire at the 149-year-old covered bridge in Lynchburg, but Mayor Terry B...

February 15th, 2019 |  


UPDATED: Split verdict in Hillsboro teacher’s sex crime case

UPDATED: Split verdict in Hillsboro teacher’s sex crime case

In an emotional trial that took up much of the day Thursday, a Highland County jury found Hillsboro City Schools shop teacher Steven Holland not guilt...

February 14th, 2019 updated: February 15th, 2019. |  


A path less followed

A path less followed

Marisa Hike never imagined being a video game programmer. But that was before a high school college fair. Now, less than six years after graduating fr...

February 13th, 2019 |  


More criminal cases in Highland County last year

More criminal cases in Highland County last year

In this year’s annual Highland County Common Pleas Court report, Judge Rocky Coss highlighted that criminal case filings increased by more than ...

February 13th, 2019 |