State lifts rule banning bird shows

State lifts rule banning bird shows

A ban prohibiting bird shows in Ohio was lifted by the state Thursday, but local officials said anyone hoping to show chickens or other birds at the H...

December 18th, 2015 |  


Hester steps aside

Hester steps aside

After nearly three decades in law enforcement, most with the Greenfield Police Department, chief Tim Hester left behind the daily grind of the office ...

December 18th, 2015 |  


Hastings civil case fast, criminal one slower

Hastings civil case fast, criminal one slower

Photo: This city-owned dumpster located near the city barns on Railroad Street is where Mayor Drew Hastings is alleged to have disposed of items from ...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  



HHS adding facilities

HHS adding facilities

A two-phase plan that would see a weight room building and a concession/restroom building added to the Hillsboro High School/Middle School complex sho...

December 17th, 2015 |  


SCOL expanding?

SCOL expanding?

The South Central Ohio League has announced that it’s looking to add teams, but league officials said Thursday that no specific schools are bein...

December 17th, 2015 updated: December 17th, 2015. |  


Greenfield approves budget

Greenfield approves budget

A total budget of $4.67 million dollars was approved for 2016 by Greenfield Village Council at Wednesday’s meeting.The total budget approved inc...

December 17th, 2015 |  


2nd Update: Wilkin denies authorizing refund; Hastings says, ‘I look forward to defending myself’

2nd Update: Wilkin denies authorizing refund; Hastings says, ‘I look forward to defending myself’

Photo: Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings, left, and Safety and Service Director Todd Wilkin are shown at a city council meeting earlier this year. Upd...

December 17th, 2015 updated: December 17th, 2015. |  


Hillsboro man faces rape charge

Hillsboro man faces rape charge

A Hillsboro man is facing a rape allegation following an investigation and his subsequent arrest on Wednesday.Vernon Ellison Jr., 44, has been charged...

December 17th, 2015 updated: December 17th, 2015. |  


County budget $38 million

County budget $38 million

A total of $38.17 million was approved by the Highland County Board of Commissioners on Wednesday for the 2016 county budget. That total includes a $1...

December 16th, 2015 |  


4th Update: Suit accuses mayor of malfeasance

4th Update: Suit accuses mayor of malfeasance

4th UPDATE: A complaint filed Wednesday afternoon in Highland County Probate Court alleges that Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings is guilty of malfeasance...

December 16th, 2015 updated: December 16th, 2015. |