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Cooling off at splash park

Cooling off at splash park

Dayne Gillfillan, 2, cools off in the water Tuesday afternoon at the splash park at Murray Park in Kenton during the hottest day of the year so far. A large…

Special Father’s Day for Ridgeway man

Special Father’s Day for Ridgeway man

Son,  7, saves life of dad who was trapped in creek after accident   RIDGEWAY — Seven-year-old Brady Rowe could have given his dad a tie for Father’s Day. He…

Minister marks 60th year of ordination

Minister marks 60th year of ordination

Rev. Thomas Eisenman has served 24 years at Kenton’s First Reformed United Church of Christ   Just a teenager in college at the time, Thomas Eisenman didn’t think he was…

Forest dad instills importance of community service in sons

Forest dad instills importance of community service in sons

FOREST — It is often said the best teaching method is example. That philosophy is difficult to question when considering Orland “Tubby” Hankins. Throughout his life, he and his late…

Ada store gives artists space to show, sell work

Ada store gives artists space to show, sell work

ADA — For shoppers looking for a unique gift for a special person, the Artist Boutique on Main in Ada is a gold mine. The store, located at 117 S.…

Kenton’s Bark Park comes to life

Kenton’s Bark Park comes to life

Creating park for dogs was the goal of 10-year-old Kenton’s dogs have a secure place to run, jump and play thanks to the vision of a previously shy 10-year-old. Maddi…

New park equipment

New park equipment

Several children showed up to help break in the newly opened park equipment at Mount Victory Village Park on Thursday evening. The park equipment was acquired through awarded funds from…

Visually impaired woman’s job search is taking her from Kenton to Kansas

Visually impaired woman’s job search is taking her from Kenton to Kansas

Sandy Wilkinson moved to Kenton 5 1/2 years ago and developed many friendships. But one thing the visually impaired woman couldn’t find was a job. That search is finally over…

Following the rings

Following the rings

Mason Stidham, 6, of Kenton follows the rings to drop his sponge in a bucket as part of an obstacle course set up by Help Me Grow. It was one…

HMH ready to unveil new emergency room

HMH ready to unveil new emergency room

Hardin Memorial Hospital will open its newly renovated emergency room to the public Thursday with an emphasis on patient comfort and service. An open house is planned for from 2…