Indictments handed down Tuesday
Two of the more than 20 people indicted following Tuesday's December session of a Highland County grand jury are Hillsboro residents charged with kidnapping and abduction, among other charges.
Digital Works training center opens in Highl...
A Digital Works training center has opened in neighboring Highland County. Digital Works is a sustainable job creation platform connecting 21st century workforce opportunities to people seeking employment.
Escaped Ohio inmate killed in stolen vehicle crash
An inmate who eluded authorities Monday after escaping from the custody of Fayette County deputies was killed as he was being pursued through two southeast Ohio counties by law enforcement at speeds that reached 100 mph.
Inmate Dead after High-Speed Chase
Fayette County Sheriff Vernon Stanforth reports that David L. Payne of Lynchburg in Highland County had been awaiting trial on drug charges when he was taken to the hospital.