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Dancing at VBS

Dancing at VBS

Children dance to one of the songs at Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School on Thursday evening at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Kenton. Participants were encouraged to “Stand…

After 75 years, Kenton still remembers the day Gene Autry came to town

After 75 years, Kenton still remembers the day Gene Autry came to town

It was 75 years ago this August when The Singing Cowboy Gene Autry made a visit to Kenton. Hardin County will commemorate that visit again this year at the 20th…

Grant to help Kiwanis club comfort children facing trauma of an emergency

Grant to help Kiwanis club comfort children facing trauma of an emergency

A grant from the Ohio District Kiwanis Foundation should help lessen the trauma of a child’s ambulance ride. The Kenton Kiwanis Kares for Kids program received $2,870 from the state…

That looks heavy

That looks heavy

Comedy juggler Matt Jergens kicks a bowling ball up to his hands to shrieks of delight from the children in attendance Tuesday at Gormley Park in Forest. Jergens juggled a…

Making kites

Making kites

Jonah  (left) Jacob and Abby Diller construct kites during the Hardin Northern Public Library’s Summer Reading Program on Tuesday afternoon. The project was part of a discussion on flight during…

Off to the races

Off to the races

Ruth Ann Osborne, 12, encourages her worm “Chad” to head toward the finish line Monday night during the Worm Races held at the Alger Public Library. The activity was part…

Diversification helps Pleasant Precision to grow

Diversification helps Pleasant Precision to grow

Seven years ago, most tool making companies were facing a difficult future. Pleasant Precision Inc. could have been one of them, but it diversified its operations and now is enjoying…

Kenton chiropractor enjoys helping patients

Kenton chiropractor enjoys helping patients

With his office located just one house down from his childhood home on East Carrol Street in Kenton, chiropractor Michael Broseke enjoys getting to know his patients, or as he…

Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Kids find themselves going in a circle as they ride on the “train” at the Family Fun Day at Simon Kenton Schools. This was the fourth year for the annual…

Having fun at VBS

Having fun at VBS

Displaying their talents with the hula hoop are Nevaeh Stewart, 9 (left) and Kiyah Howe, 5. It was among the fun activities Friday to close Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School…