Ohio flu cases spiking

Ohio flu cases spiking

While most of Ohio is experiencing a spike in the number of influenza cases, that’s not the case in southern Ohio. Still, Highland County Health...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Ohio, including Hillsboro, endpoint for refugees from countries now targeted by exec order

Ohio, including Hillsboro, endpoint for refugees from countries now targeted by exec order

President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning refugees and immigrants from seven countries has highlighted communities from coast...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 3rd, 2017. |  


Board OKs all candidates for Hillsboro offices

Board OKs all candidates for Hillsboro offices

All candidates who filed petitions for Hillsboro city offices in the 2017 election have been certified, according to Steve Witham, election administra...

February 3rd, 2017 |  



Rascal Unit to the rescue

Rascal Unit to the rescue

A new spay and neuter program that could offer savings to local residents is being offered through the Highland County Humane Society.The Rascal Unit ...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Hillsboro mayor tells Fayette chamber ‘a way back to prosperity’

Hillsboro mayor tells Fayette chamber ‘a way back to prosperity’

Drew Hastings lived up to his billing as “the most unlikely farmer and mayor you’ve ever met” Thursday morning by delighting a large...

February 2nd, 2017 updated: February 2nd, 2017. |  


Lake project gets approval for budget, plan

Lake project gets approval for budget, plan

The budget and implementation plan for the Rocky Fork Lake Area Safety and Advancement Project (RFL-ASAP) has been approved by the U.S. Department of ...

February 2nd, 2017 updated: February 2nd, 2017. |  


Candidates step up for city elections

Candidates step up for city elections

All four Hillsboro City Council ward races will include both Republican and Democratic party candidates, while three Republicans and one Democrat are ...

February 1st, 2017 updated: February 1st, 2017. |  


Yost gives Hillsboro good scores for finances

Yost gives Hillsboro good scores for finances

Ohio State Auditor Dave Yost – who last year expressed confidence that a jury would find Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings guilty of various felony ...

February 1st, 2017 updated: February 1st, 2017. |  


Vietnam veteran selected as a Hometown Hero

Vietnam veteran selected as a Hometown Hero

Jim Gorman probably should have never been sent to Vietnam. He probably never should have been wounded and suffered through months in hospitals and ot...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Farber touts APEG’s effectiveness

Farber touts APEG’s effectiveness

More than $40 million in new investments, 420 new jobs created and 875 jobs retained in Highland County since 2011 are a few of the tangible economic ...

January 31st, 2017 updated: January 31st, 2017. |