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New faces at KCS next fall

The Kenton City Schools will have a number of new faces in the classroom this fall. During its regular meeting on Monday night, the board approved the hiring of five…

Kenton chief is ready for the Main Street bridge to reopen

Kenton Chief of Police John Vermillion said no one will be happier than him when the Main Street bridge reopens. The bridge is the second of two closed in Kenton…

Working beside granddad impacts assistant engineer

Working beside granddad impacts assistant engineer

Years of working for his grandfather’s construction company helped Hardin County Deputy Engineer Luke Underwood realize the line of work he’d be interested in pursuing. Growing up between Alger and…

New park in Kenton to honor memory of Commissioner Cross

New park in Kenton to honor memory of Commissioner Cross

A planned new park for young children in Kenton is being named in memory of a long-time community booster. The Jerry Cross Community Park will provide a play area for…

Plenty of fun activities planned for Forest festival

FOREST — The 2013 Tree Town Festival is set for July 12, 13 and 14 in Gormley Park, Forest. It is sponsored by the Forest Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency…

Austrian student’s father likes daughter’s new Midwest accent

Austrian student’s father likes daughter’s new Midwest accent

Brian Heath and his sister, Sue, always thought it would be great to have a teenager in their Kenton home. With the help of local EF Foundation Coordinator Barb Wyndham,…

2013 Freedom Celebration

2013 Freedom Celebration

Despite rainy conditions, many activities continued for the 2013 Freedom Celebration, including the annual fireworks display.  …

State budget gives increases to Ada, Kenton school districts

Two Hardin County Schools are expected to see their state funding increase over the next two fiscal years, while another will see a minimal gain. Three others, however, will get…

Children, parents advised about safety on the Internet

Children, parents advised about safety on the Internet

DUNKIRK — Parents need to be careful about who their kids are talking to on the computer. Children need to be just as diligent in protecting themselves when it comes…

Fort Jennings man suffers fractures in courthouse jump after sentence

A Fort Jennings man suffered serious injuries trying to escape justice on Tuesday afternoon. Carl Hartford had just been sentenced to 50 months in prison on multiple drug-related charges by…