25 indictments returned Tuesday by grand jury

25 indictments returned Tuesday by grand jury

Of the 25 indictments returned by a Highland County grand jury on Tuesday, 21 were directly linked to possession of heroin or methamphetamine, with do...

November 5th, 2019 |  


New Rural King to open spring ‘20

New Rural King to open spring ‘20

Rural King Supply will host the grand opening of its new Hillsboro location in spring 2020, according to Mandy Mundhenk, the social media coordinator ...

November 5th, 2019 |  


Greer will seek fifth term as juvenile judge

Greer will seek fifth term as juvenile judge

Judge Kevin L. Greer announced Monday that he will seek a fifth term as judge of the Highland County Court of Common Pleas, Juvenile and Probate Divis...

November 4th, 2019 |  



Free naloxone kits available

Free naloxone kits available

Highland County now has four locations where free samples of naloxone, the drug also called Narcan that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose, ar...

November 4th, 2019 |  


‘The glow on their faces’

‘The glow on their faces’

Editor’s note – This article is one of a series of feature stories from Southern State Community College highlighting alumni and the speci...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Rocky Fork Lake Branch Library opens

Rocky Fork Lake Branch Library opens

The Rocky Fork Branch Library’s first visitors mingle during the library’s open house event on Saturday. The Rocky Fork Branch Library, lo...

November 4th, 2019 |  


Veterans Day events

Veterans Day events

A variety of Veterans Day observances have been scheduled in and around Highland County over the next several days. Veterans Day is Monday, Nov. 11. T...

November 1st, 2019 |  


General election information for Highland County

General election information for Highland County

Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 5. Polls are open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Below are the contested races, school board elections and issues on the ba...

November 1st, 2019 updated: November 2nd, 2019. |  


Halloween, elections, ‘Beauty and the Beef’

Halloween, elections, ‘Beauty and the Beef’

Editor’s note — We’re continuing our tradition of taking a look back each Saturday at some of the important, interesting or even odd...

November 1st, 2019 |  


After 70 years, soldier to be buried in Bainbridge

After 70 years, soldier to be buried in Bainbridge

The remains of a man that has not been in Ross County since he left there around 70 years ago to fight for his country are coming home to be buried in...

October 31st, 2019 |