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Bird watching at Rocky Fork State Park
Bird watching at Rocky Fork State Park

Winter months apt opportunity for bird watching

By Juliane Cartaino - For The Times Gazette

It is a popular destination for local residents and out of town tourists alike, but beyond that Rocky Fork Lake in Highland County is also a home to numerous and diverse varieties of birds, according to...

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Greenfield Tour of Homes
Greenfield Tour of Homes

16th annual event will also feature chicken and noodle dinner


It is time for the 16th annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Greenfield hosted by the Greenfield Historical Society after a two-year break.

The tour will be held from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4, and will feature four...

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Road Trips from Cincinnati: Highland County Ohio
Road Trips from Cincinnati: Highland County Ohio

Blog post from The Food Hussy - Learn more at https://www.thefoodhussy.com/day-trip-from-cincinnati-highland-county-oh/

Living in the Cincinnati area is great – but sometimes you still want to get away. One of my favorite Road Trips from Cincinnati is to head up to Highland County OH. It’s about an hour east of...

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Fall Favorites in Highland County
Fall Favorites in Highland County

Are you looking for a fall activity in Highland County? Highland County is home to a variety of activities that are good for all ages each and every fall.

- Pumpkin picking, corn pit, mums and more kids activities at B Williams Farms located at 9959 Centerfield...

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A Fav Place for Ohio Daytrips
A Fav Place for Ohio Daytrips

Highland County, Ohio, is a favorite destination for day trips, weekend getaways, and extended vacations in the foothills of Appalachia. Located within 65 miles of Dayton, Cincinnati, and Columbus, visitors can enjoy an unforgettable weekend away after just a short drive on any of the five major state roadways that...

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Battle Of the Bands
Battle Of the Bands

Highland County’s representative — Filo Beddoe — was chosen as the winner Friday night in the inaugural Battle of the Bands held on Sugartree Street in downtown Wilmington. The other bands were Sean Poole & Buckin’ Country representing Fayette County and Reeking Havoc from Clinton County. The event is supposed...

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Fort Hill
Fort Hill

Located just a few miles South of the Bainbridge Amish Country, JR’s General Store, Country Crust Bakery and Windy Ridge Belgium’s is Fort Hill Earthworks and Nature Preserve. This is a beautiful sanctuary and is well worth your time to visit while you are in the area! It is also...

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Hiking the Highlands Nature Sanctuary
Hiking the Highlands Nature Sanctuary

The Arc of Appalachia Preserve System

www.arcofappalachia.org

The Arc of Appalachia is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting the beauty, balance & biodiversity of Ohio’s wildlands. Of the Arc’s 20 preserves, the Sanctuary is the oldest and the largest, as 3050 acres. It’s central feature is...

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Hillsboro
Hillsboro

Hillsboro is the county seat and Highland County’s largest community, featuring Ohio’s oldest county courthouse still in operation. The beautiful Greek Revival courthouse dates back to 1834 and is Ohio’s oldest courthouse in continuous operation. The city was plotted with wide streets and the main thoroughfares are adorned with large...

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