George ‘ready to do the job’

George ‘ready to do the job’

After being reinstated as chief of the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District on Tuesday, Bradley George said he was “still overwhelmed, about like...

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  


Updated: George cleared by BCI investigation, reinstated

Updated: George cleared by BCI investigation, reinstated

Bradley George, the only chief the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District has known, was reinstated to that position Tuesday night after an investigation...

February 9th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  


Pawnee Bill visits Hillsboro

Pawnee Bill visits Hillsboro

By 1898, the once-untamed and danger-fraught west had evolved into the fanciful Wild West, and Native Americans largely had ceased to be dangerous and...

February 9th, 2016 |  



Council debates purchases; more paving coming

Council debates purchases; more paving coming

Hillsboro City Council members on Monday debated the cost and wisdom of purchasing a property on Gov. Trimble Place for the purposes of demolishing it...

February 9th, 2016 updated: February 9th, 2016. |  


Historical groups join forces

Historical groups join forces

Three historical societies in Highland County have come together to offer three dates for a presentation and round table discussions on the countyR...

February 8th, 2016 |  


Search warrant served on mayor’s Hillsboro home

Search warrant served on mayor’s Hillsboro home

A warrant was executed last week to search the Hillsboro residence of Mayor Drew Hastings in an effort to photograph or video items in the home rangin...

February 8th, 2016 updated: February 8th, 2016. |  


Colorful spring dash

Colorful spring dash

It was a new event for Hillsboro a year ago, yet despite bitterly cold temperatures an unanticipated 446 runners and walkers showed up for Highco, Inc...

February 5th, 2016 |  


Feb. 16 last day to register for primary vote

Feb. 16 last day to register for primary vote

The deadline to register to vote in the March 15 primary election is Tuesday, Feb. 16, the Highland County Board of Elections reminded residents this ...

February 5th, 2016 |  


RB Stone to perform at Spark

RB Stone to perform at Spark

If you are looking for a special evening with your Valentine, Spark! Creative Artspace has just the thing on Feb. 11 with “An Evening with RB St...

February 5th, 2016 |  


Preserving local barn history through art

Preserving local barn history through art

Driving down the road one day on an anniversary trip, Robert Kroeger passed an old, gray barn that called to him. Since that time less than four years...

February 4th, 2016 |