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Tree City USA awards program in Kenton

Tree City USA awards program in Kenton

The City of Kenton was recognized as a Tree City USA in the Northwest Ohio awards ceremony co-hosted Wednesday by the City of Kenton, the Village of Mount Victory and…

Women remember stray who was inspiration for shelter project

Women remember stray who was inspiration for shelter project

A stray dog was the inspiration that sparked some Kenton neighbors to join together to improve conditions for all pets in Hardin County. Scruffy was a stray on the northern…

Slot machines seized in raid at Lady Luck

Slot machines seized in raid at Lady Luck

The owner of a Kenton business is incarcerated and facing possible charges of money laundering and illegal gambling following a raid on his establishment Thursday afternoon. According to Kenton Police…

Ohio House OKs funds for more drug courts

The Ohio House included provisions in the state’s midterm budget which will includes $25 million for counties to establish funding for drug recovery courts throughout the state similar to what…

MV council to hold sports teams responsible for use of restrooms at town park

MOUNT VICTORY — The Mount Victory Village Council will be holding Ridgemont Youth Summer Sports Association (RYSSA) coaches responsible for use of the park restrooms during the sports seasons. In…

Family-owned dairy gets national award

Family-owned dairy gets national award

RIDGEWAY — Small family-owned dairies are getting to be a rarity. But a Ridgeway dairy has been operating at the same location for 60 years through five generations and is…

Online learning takes off through KCS’ KOLA

Online learning takes off through KCS’ KOLA

Most students in high school and middle school wake up every morning, go to school where they learn from teachers from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and then get on…

Kenton business receives state entrepreneur award

A local business was honored at a state convention in Columbus on Tuesday. Pleasant Precision Inc. of Kenton was nominated by the Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance for the…

R’way to share information on levy

RIDGEWAY — Many Ridgeway residents will be receiving material at their home Saturday morning encouraging them to support the village’s fire levy. The village is seeking to replace its 6.5-mill…

Kenton gains pool experience in hiring of recreation director

Kenton gains pool experience in hiring of recreation director

While Kenton hasn’t operated the city pool since 2009, its new parks and recreation director has plenty of experience. Emma Bushong, who was hired for the seasonal position in Kenton…