MONDAY, FEB. 26
Kenton City Council – 7 p.m., chambers
The deadline to apply for Hardin County Community Foundation grants is Wednesday, Feb. 28.
The organization has $143,014 to award as grants to non-profit entities.
THURSDAY, FEB. 22
Ridgemont Board of Education – 5 p.m., conference room
The Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance will host its Annual Meeting and Awards Celebration on Thursday night at McIntosh Center on the campus of Ohio Northern University, Ada.
The Alliance will present awards to the outstanding 2017 Business of the Year, Small Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year, Community Service of the Year and Women L.E.A.D. Professional Excellence Award.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 21
Ridgeway council – 7 p.m., chambers
The regular meeting of the Pleasant Township trustees will be postponed from Monday, Feb. 26 to Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6:30 p.m. It will be held in the conference room of the Kenton Municipal Building.
MONDAY, FEB. 19
Kenton Board of Education – 7 p.m., monthly meeting, board of education office; followed at 8 p.m. by a board work session with no action to be taken
RIDGEWAY — The Ridgeway council will meet in regular session on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in council chambers. The meeting had been rescheduled for Tuesday.
MOUNT VICTORY — Mount Victory Family Practice has joined the OhioHealth family of healthcare providers, according to a release from Hardin Memorial Hospital.
Kenton Ace Hardware has been designation as a “Pinnacle Performance Retailing” store for its outstanding performance, announced the Ace Hardware Corp.
The Hardin County Sheriff’s Office named its state-of-the-art training and meeting room after a man who was the driving force in developing the former Army Reserve Post into the Jacob Parrott Safety Center.
Russell Ludwig was one of the three county commissioners, along with Gerald Potter and the late Jerry Cross, who were seated when the U.S. Army announced the reserve center on South Main Street in Kenton was to be closed.
Kenton is close to having its share of funding for a school resource officer for Kenton City Schools.
During a city finance committee meeting Monday evening, the panel identified about $14,500 in possible budget cuts to support the city’s cost of $17,500 for the officer.
A draft policy to establish a random student drug testing program was distributed to members of the Kenton Board of Education at its meeting Monday night.
It calls for the random drug testing of students in grades 9-12 to participate in any one of the following: