Manning new assistant chief at Paint Creek

Manning new assistant chief at Paint Creek

Lynchburg’s fire chief will be taking a new role as assistant chief with the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District in a move that David Manning ca...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Greenfield votes to leave SCOL

Greenfield votes to leave SCOL

The passage of a resolution by the Greenfield Exempted Village School District Board of Education on Monday sets in stone the district’s leaving...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Gearing up for annual radio-telethon March 30

Gearing up for annual radio-telethon March 30

The Highland County Society for Children and Adults served nearly 500 clients during its most recent fiscal year, fielding more than 750 requests and ...

March 22nd, 2016 |  



Annual tea coming up

Annual tea coming up

The Alternatives to Violence Center’s fifth annual Tea for Tweens, Teens and Queens is happening on April 9 at the Hillsboro High School.The yea...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Having fun fundraising

Having fun fundraising

More than 350 people, not counting members, volunteers and others, turned out Saturday for the annual Pancake Extravaganza with the Easter Bunny and F...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Burns letters offer glimpse back to 1800s

Burns letters offer glimpse back to 1800s

Editor’s Note –– This is the second of a three-part continuation of a story that orginally appeared in the Feb. 16, 2016 edition of ...

March 21st, 2016 updated: March 21st, 2016. |  


Preserving rural history

Preserving rural history

Editor’s Note – This is the seventh in a series of stories authored by Robert Kroeger, who has painted 11 barns in Highland County and has...

March 18th, 2016 |  


Update: Hillsboro school bomb threat over

Update: Hillsboro school bomb threat over

Students were evacuated from the Hillsboro High School/Middle School for approximately two hours after a bomb threat was found Friday afternoon, accor...

March 18th, 2016 updated: March 18th, 2016. |  


SBAAC invites three Clinton County schools

SBAAC invites three Clinton County schools

It’s official. The Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution Wednesday expressing its intent to terminate its me...

March 17th, 2016 |  


Through the years, sanctuary has grown

Through the years, sanctuary has grown

Over the last two decades what once comprised The 7 Caves attraction has become a nature sanctuary covering more than 2,000 acres.Nancy Stranahan, who...

March 17th, 2016 |