ESD 2 To Close On Hubbard Property
The sale of property in Hubbard to Hill County Emergency Services District 2 could be finalized by the end of the month after the board of commissioners met last week.
Thursday May 16
Committee In Place On Courthouse Security
Meeting on the 160th anniversary of the county' founding Tuesday, May 14, Hill County Commissioners' Court named a committee to make recommendations on courthouse security.
Thursday May 16
Hill College Celebrating 90 Years
Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of stories highlighting the 90-year history of Hill College which will culminate with a celebration on Cotton Pickin' Fair weekend September 27-28. By Jim Dalglish Hill College celebrates its 90th anniversary this year.
Mon May 13, 2013
Payment Limbo For VFD Medical Calls
How or if volunteer fire departments will receive additional compensation for responding to medical calls remains in limbo after both Hill County Emergency Services District boards of commissioners met last week.
Sun May 12, 2013
Clary Death Investigation Continues
Authorities investigating the disappearance and death of Kasie Clary continued to follow up on leads and comb over evidence late last week.
Thu May 09, 2013
Shooting Investigation Conducted
The Hill County Sheriff's Office was called Monday afternoon, May 6, to investigate a shooting.
Body Found Is That Of Missing Woman
A body found on a county road north of Itasca Saturday afternoon, May 4, has been identified as that of a missing 23-year-old Hillsboro woman.
Robbery Investigated Near Aquilla
The Hill County Sheriff's Office investigated a robbery at 7:54 a.m. Friday, May 3. A 17-year-old Aquilla man told authorities that Wednesday, May 1, two Hispanic males beat him up on HCR 2203 south of Aquilla.
Mon May 06, 2013
Body found in Hill County identified
A body found over the weekend in northern Hill County has been identified as a 23-year-old woman who had been missing for about a week.
Body Found In Rural Area Is That Of Missing Local Woman
A body found Saturday just inside the Hill County line near Grandview has been identified as that of a Hillsboro woman missing since last week.
Merchant Award Winners Named
Merchant awards were presented at the annual Hillsboro FFA banquet. It was held Wednesday, May 1, at Hillsboro High School.
Who murdered Kasie Clary?
As of late night May 5, 2013 it's been confirmed that Kasie Clary is no longer missing.
Sun May 05, 2013
Prison, Restitution For Former Banker
It was prison time, supervised release and restitution for a former Hill County banker who embezzled money from First National Bank of Whitney.
Thu May 02, 2013
Fatality Crash Leads To Indictments
A fatality auto-pedestrian accident investigated by the Itasca Police Department resulted in an intoxication-manslaughter indictment last week.
Smith Foundation Announces Grants
The George G. and Alva Hudson Smith Foundation recently announced its grant awards for 2013.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
ESD 1 Board Expresses Thanks
Just under 24 hours after the city of West was rocked by a powerful explosion at the West Fertilizer Company, members of volunteer fire departments gathered for the April meeting of Hill County Emergency Services District 1 Board of Commissioners.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
FDs Answer Assistance Call
It was a simple email to the Fire Chief's Association of Texas for some assistance for Hill County firefighters who would want to attend the memorial service and funerals for their fallen brothers from the West Fertilizer Company explosion.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
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Neighboring firefighters lend a hand in West
Outside the West Volunteer Fire Department, a memorial displaying support from around the country is growing.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Disturbance Leads To Felony Assault Charge
A family disturbance in the 200 block of South Griffin Street in Aquilla led to a felony assault charge being filed.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
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Plant's environmental compliance problems go back decades
In 1984, the company moved two large pressurized tanks of liquid anyhydrous ammonia, a potentially lethal poison, from a site in nearby Hill County to its current location in West without notifying state authorities.