‘Elvis’ in Lynchburg

‘Elvis’ in Lynchburg

A man who says he was born legally blind but with a God-given gift for singing and performing is planning a dinner theater event in Lynchburg with hop...

January 25th, 2021 |  


Court trials on YouTube

Court trials on YouTube

Highland County Common Pleas Court Judge Rocky Coss announced Monday that all hearings and trials taking place in the court’s general division w...

January 25th, 2021 |  


COVID-19 cases dropping in Highland County

COVID-19 cases dropping in Highland County

Cases of COVID-19 in Highland County were down to 618.91 cases per 100,000, Highland County Health Commissioner Jared Warner said on the health depart...

January 25th, 2021 |  



Portman on not seeking re-election: It’s ‘harder to break through the partisan gridlock and make progress’

Portman on not seeking re-election: It’s ‘harder to break through the partisan gridlock and make progress’

CINCINNATI — Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio said Monday that he won’t seek reelection due in part to how it’s gotten ̶...

January 25th, 2021 |  


Highland County ranks 17th

Highland County ranks 17th

Highland County is the 17th ranked of Ohio’s 88 counties in terms of COVID-19 cases per 100,000 population from Jan. 6 to Jan. 19.Adjusted to a ...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


Big pigs, gassy water and near-record cold

Big pigs, gassy water and near-record cold

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

January 22nd, 2021 |  


When rattlesnakes were common

When rattlesnakes were common

In the early days of Highland County there was one creature that posed the most serious threat to any settler that dare venture into the wilderness &#...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


New vaccine spots open

New vaccine spots open

New COVID-19 vaccination spots are open for county residents age 75 and older, and the Highland County Health Health Department is offering an online ...

January 21st, 2021 |  


Land bank eyes properties

Land bank eyes properties

Multiple promising properties were highlighted, but the most popular property discussed Thursday at a Highland County Land Reutilization Corporation m...

January 21st, 2021 |  


New Market I & II solar farm projects debated

New Market I & II solar farm projects debated

There were no fireworks during the Ohio Power Siting Board’s (OPSB)public hearing held Tuesday night remotely on both YouTube and Webex, but whi...

January 21st, 2021 updated: January 21st, 2021. |