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Local counties are now “Green” level of COVID 19 transmission

According to the latest information from the CDC local levels of COVID 19 transmission are:. Clermont County, Ohio, community level is Low. Butler County, Ohio, community level is Low. Hamilton County, Ohio, community level is Low. Warren County, Ohio, community level is Low. In last week’s report, the community level...
Times Gazette

Senior Expo at senior center

The Highland County Senior Citizens Center is inviting the community to its Healthy Halloween Senior Expo to be held Tuesday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 185 Muntz St. in Hillsboro. The event will include games, food, music, prizes and information for seniors provided by representatives from...

Washington H.S. Queen and King crowned

Washington High School seniors A.J. Dallmayer and Madison Haithcock were crowned King and Queen prior to the game against the Hillsboro Indians Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 at Gardner Park. Please see today’s sports for a report on the game and today’s Friday Night Lights page for more Homecoming photos.
Times Gazette

FFA members show pigs

This year the Hillsboro FFA Chapter had eight members exhibit swine at the Highland County Fair. They included Corbin Winkle, Grace Watson, Claire Winkle, Raini Waters, Blake Herdman, Dalayna Collins, LeeAnn Vance and Abbie Rudy. Corbin Winkle received second and fourth with his barrows. Grace Winkle received sixth place in showmanship and also exhibited two market barrows. Claire Winkle received first in both her market barrow classes and first in her Yorkshire gilt class. Waters exhibited two market barrows and also participated in showmanship. Rudy placed sixth and seventh in class and participated in showmanship. Vance got eighth and ninth in class and placed fopurth in her showmanship class. Collins got second with her breeding guilt in the Jr. Show and the open show along with third place in showmanship. Pictured is Claire Winkle.

Auglaize County farm honored for conservation

REYNOLDSBURG – The Ohio Department of Agriculture recognized five families as winners of the 2022 Conservation Farm Family Awards at the Farm Science Review in London. The five families honored were Settlage Farm, Auglaize County; Baltes Farm, Mahoning County; Felumlee family, Claylick Run Farm, Licking County; Branstrator Farm, Warren County; and Brown Family Farm, Highland County.
Times Gazette

FFA members exhibit goats

When it comes to these members exhibiting goats at the fair, they had to attend a few things prior to being able to exhibit. The exhibitors had to go through quality assurance, which is required in the state of Ohio. It teaches the members how to take proper care for their projects. Then exhibitors had to come to tag-in day at the fairgrounds which was held on the first Saturday in June from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The exhibitors were then expected to tag the animals at home and take pictures and fill out all the information about the animals’ identification and turn it back into the office by June 15. On July 15 the exhibitors came to the fairgrounds for entry day to enter their projects for the fair.
Ledger Independent

Maysville’s History in Hollywood Horror

There will be food, drinks, and ghosts… and perhaps, even a few paintings. When legendary actor, Vincent Price, visited Maysville, he was probably unaware of the city’s rich history connected to some of Hollywood’s beloved classic horror films. In 1984, an art exhibit, sponsored by Browning Manufacturing,...