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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…

Lima man sent to jail on tampering charge

A Lima man was sentenced to 20 days in jail after being convicted of tampering with evidence charges in the Hardin County Common Pleas Court. According to court records from…

Kenton youth turns his ailment into chance to help other children

Kenton youth turns his ailment into chance to help other children

In most soccer games, Matthew Temple finds himself the smallest kid on the field. Kidney ailments have kept him much smaller than the other U-12s in the contest. But when…

Mayor wants Kenton to buy tornado siren

Kenton Mayor Randy Manns is recommending the city move forward with the purchase of a tornado siren for about $35,000. The matter is now in the hands of City Council’s…

Mayor seeks more funds for city streets

The city administration would like another $120,000 to spend on Kenton road improvements this year. Mayor Randy Manns presented a plan to City Council on Monday night which identifies sections…

Sheriff’s sergeant enjoys variety of activity in law enforcement

Sheriff’s sergeant enjoys variety of activity in law enforcement

As a part-time rookie for the Alger Police Department in 1998, Scott Holbrook’s first call was for a domestic disturbance. “Unfortunately, (the Alger Police Department) training program wasn’t very good…

Kenton man killed in three-vechile crash in Union Co.

MARYSVILLE — A Kenton man was killed in a three-vehicle crash Friday morning on Ohio 31 in Union County. Oscar M. Hamby, 60, of 323 Kuert Ave., Kenton, was pronounced…

‘Little shaver’ follows dad, marks 50 years as a barber in Kenton

Bryan McGrath may not have been born in a barbershop, but the rasp of a straight blade and the smell of hair oil has never been far away. McGrath has…

Street work in Ada

Street work in Ada

A crew member works on cutting out a piece of the road at the construction site at the intersection of Main Street and Lima Avenue in Ada Thursday morning. The…

Pipe bombs lead to two arrests in Forest area

FOREST — A rural Forest man has been arrested on an indictment issued by a Wyandot County grand jury for manufacturing dangerous ordnances after law enforcement officers found 11 pipe…