23rd annual telethon Thursday

23rd annual telethon Thursday

New Directions will host its 23rd annual telethon on Thursday with a goal of raising $20,000 for the youth ministry.According to director Mike Anderso...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 16th, 2016. |  


Lynchburg water project put on hold

Lynchburg water project put on hold

A more than $4 million water project was put on hold, a salary schedule was put in place for the new police chief, and there was discussion about buyi...

January 15th, 2016 |  


One problem causes 2 outages

One problem causes 2 outages

A pair of power outages in the Hillsboro area on Friday morning were the result of one problem, according to American Electric Power.Terri Flora, a sp...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |  



One injured in SR 247 crash

One injured in SR 247 crash

A man escaped with nonlife-treatening injuries Friday after a one-car rollover accident that temporatiloy closed SR 247 just south of Fairfax at appro...

January 15th, 2016 updated: January 15th, 2016. |  


60 years with Willard Parr

60 years with Willard Parr

Renowned local broadcaster Willard Parr was honored Wednesday by iHeartRadio for his upcoming 60th anniversary on the air.Parr and longtime coworker H...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Updated: Special prosecutor named in Hastings case

Updated: Special prosecutor named in Hastings case

A deputy legal counsel with the Ohio State Auditor’s Office was appointed Thursday to handle any prosecution that arises from an ongoing investi...

January 14th, 2016 updated: January 14th, 2016. |  


Paint Creek names interim chief

Paint Creek names interim chief

With the status of the suspended fire chief still up in the air and no assistant chief on staff, the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District Board appoint...

January 13th, 2016 |  


McKinzies have first baby of year

McKinzies have first baby of year

Josh and Larissa McKinzie said they were not really planning to have a baby and did not know any details of a first baby of the year contest, but are ...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Parking for veterans

Parking for veterans

Support Our Troops of Highland County (SOTOHC) is looking to make things a little easier for veterans by way of parking.Stephanie Roland of SOTOHC, al...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Attorney general apparently won’t handle Hastings case

Attorney general apparently won’t handle Hastings case

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office will apparently not be handling charges that may arise from an investigation into allegations against Hillsbo...

January 13th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |