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Getting more families to use Saulisberry Park facilities is Horner’s goal

Getting more families to use Saulisberry Park facilities is Horner’s goal

Josh Horner is in his second year of running Kenton’s Saulisberry Park. After a first year in which he spent a majority of his time cleaning up the park, Horner…

Sheriff’s office finds $240,000 in drugs in impounded car

Sheriff’s office finds $240,000 in drugs in impounded car

For nearly a year, deputies at the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office wondered what was inside the 2006 Nissan Altima sitting in its impound lot. That mystery was solved Monday afternoon…

Law enforcement from four counties aims for safer U.S. 68

Law enforcement from four counties aims for safer U.S. 68

There will be a stronger law enforcement presence on U.S. 68 in Hardin, Hancock, Logan and Champaign counties in April. Representatives from the sheriff’s offices of the four counties, along…

Judge seeks community’s help with ‘his kids’

Judge seeks community’s help with ‘his kids’

County program ‘Reclaiming Futures’ of young people In the year since he became Hardin County’s juvenile court judge, Steve Christopher has grown to think of the young offenders in the…

MV native maintains homes for the disabled

MV native maintains homes for the disabled

With a background in industrial arts teaching, Dean McCullough has found a niche in helping maintain homes for the developmentally disabled. McCullough, a Mount Victory native who still lives at…

Groundbreaking for new church in Ada

Groundbreaking for new church in Ada

Pastor Mary Jo Yeakel (top photo) gives a thumbs-up sign to the crowd as she prepares to break ground at the site of the new Ada First United Methodist Church…

Pork queen crowned

Pork queen crowned

Katie Martino (right) was named 2014 Hardin County Pork Queen at the Pork Producers’ annual dinner Saturday night in Kenton. A sophomore at Kenton High School, she is the daughter…

Kenton office supply store Roby’s closing after 108 years

Kenton office supply store Roby’s closing after 108 years

Roby’s has been a familiar business name in Kenton for more than 100 years, but the office supply store will close its doors forever April 15. The decision is based…

Kenton pastor leaving pulpit for full-time sheriff’s office job

Kenton pastor leaving pulpit for full-time sheriff’s office job

Throughout his life, doors of opportunities have opened up for Dennis Burns and he has leaned on his faith as he went through each of them. After 28 years of…

Poster winners

Poster winners

The winners of the fourth annual Child Abuse Prevention Poster Contest were announced Thursday at the kudoStudio in Kenton. The winning artists in the high school portion of the contest…