Curfew, mass gathering orders detailed

Curfew, mass gathering orders detailed

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) released two health orders this month, which have since gone into effect: the “stay at home tonight” o...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Homeless shelter spreading the Christmas spirit

Homeless shelter spreading the Christmas spirit

Fifty red and green shoeboxes bearing the Operation Christmas Child logo have been packed and delivered by the Highland County Homeless Shelter, and e...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


L-C has no contingency plan

L-C has no contingency plan

The Lynchburg-Clay Local School District does not currently have a COVID-19-related contingency plan, superintendent Brett Justice revealed at the dis...

November 20th, 2020 |  



Health officials struggle with increase caseloads

Health officials struggle with increase caseloads

Local and state health officials are still struggling to keep up with new COVID-19 cases and quarantines, Highland County Health Commissioner Jared Wa...

November 20th, 2020 |  


Greenfield woman gets prison on drug charges

Greenfield woman gets prison on drug charges

A Greenfield woman was convicted on four counts of an original 11-count indictment Thursday in the Highland County Court of Common Pleas, netting her ...

November 20th, 2020 |  


Mighty hunters, corn huskers, ‘The 10 Commandments’

Mighty hunters, corn huskers, ‘The 10 Commandments’

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

November 20th, 2020 |  


Final Covid funding requests OK’d

Final Covid funding requests OK’d

Highland County commissioners Jeff Duncan, Terry Britton and David Daniels, along with prosecuting attorney Anneka Collins and auditor Bill Fawley, ap...

November 20th, 2020 |  


Hillsboro library is closed

Due to a COVID-19 positive case, the Highland County District Library in Hillsboro closed Thursday and will remain closed through Friday, Nov. 27. It ...

November 20th, 2020 |  


School Covid numbers continue to rise

School Covid numbers continue to rise

As the number of Covid cases and quarantines continues to rise in local schools, two school districts transitioned from their traditional schedules th...

November 19th, 2020 |  


Creating normalcy during Covid

Creating normalcy during Covid

Bright Local Superintendent Mike Bick reported at Wednesday’s board of education meeting that his administrative team has adapted both proactive...

November 19th, 2020 |