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Rhinehart to celebrate 175 years of dedication and determination

Rhinehart to celebrate 175 years of dedication and determination

MOUNT VICTORY — It takes a lot of hard work and dedication to keep a church functioning for 175 years and those are two qualities the members of…

Kenton man sent to prison on drug charges

A Kenton man was sent to prison for a total of 47 months in prison after he was found guilty of drug charges in the Hardin County Common…

Forest food pantry to be open Monday

FOREST — The Forest-Wharton Food Pantry will be open from 1-3 p.m. Monday at the Forest United Methodist Church, 111 E. Dixon St. Anyone from the Forest or…

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Stuffing the bus

Stuffing the bus

Matt Manns of the Huntington National Bank in Kenton and Mary Ann Prater of Helping…

Ada prepares for student return

ADA — The Ada School Board of Education received an update on preparations being made…

Hospice Poker Runs Saturday

Hospice Poker Runs Saturday

The friends of the Hardin County Hospice will host the fifth annual Poker Run for…

R’mont board hires teachers

RIDGEWAY — The Ridgemont board of education took care of a number of personnel issues,…

Hi-Point approves contracts

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio- The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education approved several new hires during…

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Playing doubles

Playing doubles

Calynn Morris stretches for a forehand Friday night during a doubles match as part of the third annual Kenton tennis tournament. Morris teamed with Kirsten Osborn, who was…

Undefeated champions

Undefeated champions

Riverdale white went undefeated in the 10U softball regular season and won the Hancock County Championship tournament with a 12-0 win over Hardin Northern. Members of the team…

Second farm champs

Second farm champs

The Rockies went 10-1 to win the Kenton Little League second farm. Members of the team include (from left): coach Chad Heydinger, Tasha Heydinger, Ben Dilts, Devin Cottrell,…

Undefeated champions

Undefeated champions

The Ridgemont Pony League baseball team completed its undefeated season by winning the Logan County tournament Tuesday. Ridgemont ended its season with a 20-0 record, topping West Libery…

Family

Taylors celebrate 50th

Taylors celebrate 50th

Jim and Kathy Taylor of Kenton will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Taylor, and the former Kathy Buroker, were united…

Annual quilt show

Annual quilt show

Edna Pleasant (left), Sue Brown (middle) and Kathy Leveck get ready for the Nimble Thimbles Quilt Club’s annual quilt show. The…

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Business

KHS graduate named director of USDA’s NAPD

KHS graduate named director of USDA’s NAPD

WASHINGTON, DC – The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Mark A. Rose to the Senior Executive Service and…

Church

Mud in their eyes

Mud in their eyes

The romp in the mud was an excellent reason to get dirty and cool off after the annual tug-of-war contest at the Abundant Life Assembly of God…

Court

Hardin County Municipal Court News: July 26, 2014

Unless otherwise indicated, all cases were heard by Judge Greg A. Grimslid. TRAFFIC In addition to the fines levied against defendants who are found guilty, $39 in…

Entertainment

August among headliners at 9th St. John’s Cruise-In

August among headliners at 9th St. John’s Cruise-In

Saturday is the ninth annual Cruise In Concert at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Kenton. The free concert is an outreach in an effort to…

Police Reports

Police Reports: July 25, 2014

Kenton police Brandy K. Smith, 416 E. Franklin St., was arrested on a warrant. Angel S. Lafferty, 505 Robinson Ave., was arrested on a warrant. Shawn H.…

Seniors

Ada seniors to take trip to Waldo and Marion

Ada Senior Citizens are planning a bus trip for Wednesday, August 6, to Waldo and Marion. The bus will leave the Ada Railroad park at 9:45 a.m.…

State News

Three killed, 11 hurt in fiery Marion crash

MARION, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say three people have been killed and 11 others injured in a fiery, multi-vehicle crash in north-central Ohio. The Ohio State Highway…

Farm

Extension sponsoring crop walk Aug. 4

What is that bug in my vegetable garden? Why do my plants have brown spots on the leaves? Why are my tomatoes cracking after they looked good?…