Commissioners dispel building code rumors

Commissioners dispel building code rumors

Clearing up misconceptions on upcoming state building code guidelines and investing in infrastructure at Rocky Fork State Park topped the agenda of We...

June 26th, 2019 |  


New attractions at FOB

New attractions at FOB

There will be a new parade, more parking with shuttle transportation from one parking location, different rides, and a few other subtle changes, but m...

June 26th, 2019 |  


Kids are cast in ‘Frozen Jr.’

Kids are cast in ‘Frozen Jr.’

The Hillsboro family trio of Jenna and Jeff Horick and their daughter Emma Horick are directing 62 children from eight area schools in a summer childr...

June 26th, 2019 |  



Air park, Amazon operations: Primed and ready

Air park, Amazon operations: Primed and ready

WILMINGTON — Staff and cargo handlers are trained and up to speed as Amazon’s air gateway operations at the Wilmington Air Park are set to...

June 25th, 2019 |  


Chronicling America’s musical past

Chronicling America’s musical past

What started out as a hobby of collecting and restoring antique phonographs has evolved into the Music Makers Museum, a carefully curated private coll...

June 25th, 2019 |  


Hearings begin in White appeal case

Hearings begin in White appeal case

Nearly 100 supporters of an embattled teacher crowded the offices of the Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education Tuesday as a public hearing began i...

June 25th, 2019 |  


Storm damages senior center

Storm damages senior center

A quick drop in atmospheric pressure caused the front windows of the senior citizens center in Hillsboro to be blown out during a Monday storm, accord...

June 24th, 2019 updated: June 25th, 2019. |  


‘We honor and remember their sacrifice’

‘We honor and remember their sacrifice’

Carol Woodruff moved to Hillsboro after her husband’s death to be closer to her daughter and grandchildren, but all of them spent Father’s...

June 24th, 2019 |  


Groundbreaking for fountain

Groundbreaking for fountain

Calling the uptown fountain project something “that could not have possibly happened without this gift from the Bagshaws,” Hillsboro Mayor...

June 24th, 2019 |  


Pretrial set for Aug. 8 for driver facing 20 counts

Pretrial set for Aug. 8 for driver facing 20 counts

WILMINGTON — A motion/final pretrial is set for a Wilmington man currently facing 20 charges related to a two-vehicle accident on May 28 that in...

June 24th, 2019 |