Thanking agriculture

Thanking agriculture

Thanking the agriculture community for all it does was the theme of the Highland County Chamber of Commerce’s 4th annual Ag Is Everyone’s ...

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


Snow hits here, but worse south

Snow hits here, but worse south

Highland County residents experienced snowfall in the 1-3 inch range on Friday, according to most weather maps, along with temperatures hovering sligh...

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


Sheriff: 651 felony arrests in 2015

Sheriff: 651 felony arrests in 2015

In 2015, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office answered nearly 47,000 calls for service, including 21,000 emergency calls, investigated 1,642 cri...

January 22nd, 2016 |  



Hastings inquiry ongoing as Smith gets involved

Hastings inquiry ongoing as Smith gets involved

The criminal investigation continues into allegations against Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings, according to Highland County Sheriff Donnie Barrera, with...

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


Public opiate, heroin forum Jan. 28 at SSCC

Public opiate, heroin forum Jan. 28 at SSCC

By Jeff Gilliland - jgilliland@civitasmedia.com An epidemic that’s reportedly taking 6.5 Ohio lives a day, and way too many in Highland Count...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


Project on the move

Project on the move

Bids for a new weight room/wrestling facility and concession/restroom building should be opened in about a month, the Hillsboro City Schools Board of ...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Annual report highlights positives

Annual report highlights positives

With 2015 in the rearview mirror for three weeks, Greenfield’s city manager presented at the Greenfield Village Council meeting on Wednesday the...

January 21st, 2016 updated: January 21st, 2016. |  


OVRDC holds first caucus

OVRDC holds first caucus

A new round of applying for project funding through the Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) has begun for fiscal year 2017 with a firs...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Worst of coming snowstorm likely to stay south

Worst of coming snowstorm likely to stay south

After the first significant snowfall hit Highland County on Wednesday morning and closed schools before tapering off in the afternoon, forecasters see...

January 20th, 2016 updated: January 20th, 2016. |  


Festival of Bells June 30 to July 2

Festival of Bells June 30 to July 2

The 32nd annual Festival of the Bells will be held June 30 through July 2 in uptown Hillsboro, festival committee president Mike Bradford announced We...

January 20th, 2016 updated: January 20th, 2016. |