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Alger woman gets community control

An Alger woman was placed on community control for two years after being found guilty of theft charges in Hardin County Common Pleas Court. According to court records from Prosecutor…

Few candidates as deadline nears

Only a few candidates have filed so far for the positions available in November’s general election in Hardin County. Candidates have until 4 p.m. on Aug. 7 to return their…

Kenton Elementary on schedule despite weather

Kenton Elementary on schedule despite weather

Progress continues to be made on construction of the new Kenton Elementary School, despite work stoppages caused by heavy rain earlier this month and last week’s 90-degree temperatures. Dan Shockey,…

Riverdale looks to save money with lighting changes

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Ray Robinson of HEAT presented an energy savings plan to the Riverdale Board of Education for its consideration during Monday evening’s regular meeting. HEAT has worked with…

Hardin County Hospice plans party to mark first 25 years

Hardin County Hospice plans party to mark first 25 years

This weekend Hardin County Hospice will celebrate its 25th year with a party in honor of the families it has served and in recognition of the community that supports it.…

Mexican mom who was an exchange student sends son to live with Ohio family

Mexican mom who was an exchange student sends son to live with Ohio family

ROUNDHEAD — When Adriana Ortiz Armendariz was 16, she spent one year as an exchange student in Hardin County with the Skip and Sandy Shepherd family at their McDonald Township…

Ada still unsure of state funds for district

ADA — With House Bill 59 comes the change in formula for determining state funding to schools, from the Bridge Formula in fiscal year 2013 to per pupil basic aid…

Zerkle out as ESC chief

Following the resignation of Hardin County Superintendent of Schools James Zerkle, the Educational Service Center Governing Board has agreed to share the position with Shelby and Logan county. Heather Neer…

HN ends fiscal year in the black

HN ends fiscal year in the black

DOLA — Hardin Northern Schools ended fiscal year 2013 in the black and in better fiscal shape than anticipated, but there are changes in state funding on the financial horizon.…

Kenton man kills ex-girlfriend, takes own life

Kenton man kills ex-girlfriend, takes own life

Teresa (Botchlett) Nelson’s voice was calm as she called Hardin County 9-1-1 Tuesday morning. Her ex-boyfriend, Justin Manns of Kenton, was at her front door, she told the dispatcher and…