Kramer, Vasser FOB headliners

Kramer, Vasser FOB headliners

Country music performers Jana Kramer and Phil Vasser will be the featured entertainers at the 2016 Festival of the Bells in Hillsboro, entertainment c...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Chili day at Heartland

Chili day at Heartland

It was a chili day Wednesday at Heartland of Hillsboro.The nursing facility not only hosted its 12th annual Chili Challenge, but chili made by two Hea...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Fire board revisits wi-fi request

Fire board revisits wi-fi request

A request previously turned down by the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District Board for needed wi-fi upgrades was revisited at Tuesday’s meeting, ...

February 24th, 2016 |  



County gets $250K for repairs

County gets $250K for repairs

Highland County has been awarded $250,000 from the Ohio Department of Administrative Services in capital improvement funds that will be used for repai...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Students address board

Students address board

Rainsboro Elementary students presented their own academic improvements, and a song, to members of the Greenfield Exempted Village School District Boa...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Alex Butler files to run for seat on commission

Alex Butler files to run for seat on commission

Alex Butler, a graduate of Hillsboro High School and of Xavier University, has filed to run for Highland County commissioner as an unaffiliated candid...

February 23rd, 2016 updated: February 23rd, 2016. |  


Fire destroys Graves Lane home

Fire destroys Graves Lane home

A fire with an undetermined origin destroyed a home on Graves Lane in Penn Township on Tuesday afternoon.Kenny Stephens, chief of the Highland County ...

February 23rd, 2016 updated: February 23rd, 2016. |  


Will it be Trump vs. Clinton, or too soon to tell?

Will it be Trump vs. Clinton, or too soon to tell?

With businessman Donald Trump enjoying a solid Republican primary win in South Carolina and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton fending off U.S....

February 22nd, 2016 updated: February 22nd, 2016. |  


Barrera: 3 arrested after meth-making products found

Barrera: 3 arrested after meth-making products found

Three men were arrested Thursday after deputies found products used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine, according to Highland County Sheriff Donn...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Preserving rural history

Preserving rural history

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

February 19th, 2016 |