‘Stewart’ lights up center

‘Stewart’ lights up center

About 170 people turned out Saturday evening to help the Highland County Senior Citizens Center raise a little more than $2,700 during a dinner show b...

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


Destiny Bryson new visitors bureau director

Destiny Bryson new visitors bureau director

The Board of Trustees of the Highland County Visitors Bureau announced Monday the appointment of Destiny Bryson as Highland County Visitors Bureau exe...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Hillsboro man gets 9 years

Hillsboro man gets 9 years

A Hillsboro man appearing in the Highland County Common Pleas Court this week was sentenced to nine years in prison on two counts of gross sexual impo...

August 19th, 2016 |  



Board hires treasurer

Board hires treasurer

The Hillsboro City Schools did not have to look far for a new treasurer.Hillsboro resident and assistant treasurer Ben Teeters, who served 17 years as...

August 18th, 2016 |  


2nd Update: Lambert waives prelim; case to grand jury

2nd Update: Lambert waives prelim; case to grand jury

Updated with Drew Hastings’ comments.The former director of the Highland County Travel and Tourism Bureau who is facing obscenity charges waived...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |  


Bradford resigns from FOB

Bradford resigns from FOB

Former Festival of the Bells Committee President Mike Bradford said he and four other committee members resigned Tuesday during a committee meeting.Br...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Highland County women’s achievements honored

Highland County women’s achievements honored

Five women were honored Tuesday night for their outstanding achievements in the 2016 Highland County Women’s Hall of Fame ceremony at Southern S...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Flooding washes out road section

Flooding washes out road section

Deputies with Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barrera’s office were responding to various weather-related issues Wednesday. Heavy rains led to fl...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


Homemade bomb found, dismantled during pot bust

Homemade bomb found, dismantled during pot bust

A homemade bomb was found among marijuana, firearms and cultivation tools during a two-day marijuana erdication bust, according to the Highland County...

August 17th, 2016 |  


County to take hit after MCO change

County to take hit after MCO change

Highland County will likely lose between seven and eight hundred thousand dollars in sales tax following changes to managed care organization (MCO) po...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |