HCCAO Head Start program 50 years strong

HCCAO Head Start program 50 years strong

The early learning program of Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc. has been a part of the agency, and Highland County, since 1965.Direc...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Property values rise

Property values rise

Local residential property values and agricultural market values have increased, according to a triennial update released Fridayby Highland County Aud...

August 21st, 2015 |  


New facilities for HHS

New facilities for HHS

New fieldhouse and weight room facilities could be completed and ready for use by this time next year, superintendent Jim Smith said at Wednesday̵...

August 20th, 2015 updated: August 20th, 2015. |  



Prisoner tries to run

Prisoner tries to run

A man sentenced to prison after admitting to probation violations attempted to flee the courtroom Thursday and efforts to subdue him required five law...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Railroad project is on track

Railroad project is on track

Greenfield’s multi-million dollar railroad rehabilitation project is moving along with most of the crossings along the village’s rail line...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Habitat needs board members, store items

Habitat needs board members, store items

Local Habitat for Humanity officials are still seeking donated items for the New to You store in Hillsboro, and thanks to volunteers have built six ho...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Fostering has ‘dramatic effect’

Fostering has ‘dramatic effect’

The continuing “dramatic effect” that foster care has on the county’s budget was one of many topics discussed during Wednesday’...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Three added to Women’s Hall of Fame

Three added to Women’s Hall of Fame

Three new inductees into the Highland County Women’s Hall of Fame were honored in ceremonies held Tuesday evening at Southern State Community Co...

August 19th, 2015 |  


First day, centennial discussed

First day, centennial discussed

Monday’s meeting of the Greenfield Exempted Village School District Board of Education began amid the dwindling sounds of the open house at Gree...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Change in the air at Bright Local

Change in the air at Bright Local

Photo: Senior/junior high principal Mike Roades, left, and new Bright Local Superintendent Ted Downing are pictured this week at Whiteoak High Sc...

August 18th, 2015 |