Speaker backs halt to refugees

Speaker backs halt to refugees

Gov. John Kasich said Monday he is against admitting more Syrian refugees to the United States and to resettling them in Ohio, following Friday’...

November 16th, 2015 |  


Greenfield set for Christmas

Greenfield set for Christmas

While winter is yet to come, and snow yet to fall, the holiday festivities are not too far off, and one day in particular is filled to the brim with d...

November 13th, 2015 |  


Collection time for Operation Christmas Child

Collection time for Operation Christmas Child

With a goal of collecting 12,300 shoeboxes full of gifts this year in a five-county area, the South Central Ohio Area Operation Christmas Child will o...

November 12th, 2015 updated: November 12th, 2015. |  



Commissioners talk 200-plus full-time jobs

Commissioners talk 200-plus full-time jobs

The more than 200 full-time positions said to be coming into the county was a topic of discussion for the Highland County Board of Commissioners at Th...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Highland County law enforcement: ‘Comfort Critters’ can ease children’s fears

Highland County law enforcement: ‘Comfort Critters’ can ease children’s fears

For many children, a small stuffed animal might be an item that is taken for granted. It might be something that many adults consider a token gift. Bu...

November 12th, 2015 updated: November 12th, 2015. |  


Paint Creek needs air packs

Paint Creek needs air packs

Paint Creek firefighters need new air packs and a brand previously looked at and recommended by personnel was demonstrated to the Paint Creek Joint EM...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Free because of the brave

Free because of the brave

We are free because of the brave was the message State Senator Bob Peterson delivered Wednesday during a Veterans Day celebration at Hillsboro VFW Pos...

November 11th, 2015 |  


A surprise in the aisles

A surprise in the aisles

A local family got a surprise Wednesday morning when representatives from a Hillsboro business offered to pay for their cart full of groceries.“...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Pause and remember

Pause and remember

Editor’s Note – This story and the accompanying photographs were provided by Christopher Duckworth, who was raised in Columbus, but has ti...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Hastings calls on council to focus on revitalizing uptown

Hastings calls on council to focus on revitalizing uptown

At his first city council meeting on the heels of his re-election last week, Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings told council members he was “happy, h...

November 10th, 2015 updated: November 10th, 2015. |