A Ghost Walk featuring actors portraying five people buried in the Hillsboro Cemetery will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27 at the cemetery. The event is free to the public and is being hosted by the Southern Ohio Genealogical Society and the Highland County Historical Society.
Board of Elections closed
The Highland County Board of Elections office will be closed Friday, Aug. 28 so that the staff may attend the Fall District Meeting. The office will reopen at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31.
Spaghetti dinner fundraiser
The Combat Veteran Motorcycle Association Chapter 12-2, VFW Post 9094, will host at spaghetti dinner fundraiser at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28 at 1000 W. Main St., Hillsboro. The menu will be salad, garlic bread, spaghetti with a choice of sauce with our without meat, and dessert.
Fundraiser in support of Hastings
A fundraiser in support of Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings will be held from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29 at the VFW Hall, 1000 W. Main St. (behind the Dairy Queen). There will be hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, dessert and iced tea and water. Freewill donations will be accepted. The event is being hosted by the Highland County Republican Women.
The Fairfield Local Board of Education is inviting the public to a groundbreaking ceremony for its new elementary wing/track and soccer complex at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30.
Middle school selling Indian Cards
The Hillsboro Middle School eighth grade class will be selling Indian Discount Cards through Sept. 25 to help finance the class trip to Washington, D.C. The cards sell for $10 and can be purchased from any eighth grade student or at the HMS office during school hours. For information call (937) 393-9877.
HDH Board of Governors meeting
The Highland District Hospital Board of Governors will hold a special meeting in executive session at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3 at the hospital to discuss strategic planning.
Alzheimer’s/Dementia Lunch & Learn For Families
A free Alzheimer’s/Dementia Lunch & Learn For Families will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 22 and Dec. 15 at The Laurels of Hillsboro. These programs will provide an opportunity for families and caregivers to learn and ask questions about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, while receiving support from others in similar situations. The programs and lunch are free. To register, call 740-710-1821.