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Sells gets 12 years in prison for ‘terror inflicted on community’

Sells gets 12 years in prison for ‘terror inflicted on community’

Aaron Sells had a limited formal education. He takes medication for mental illnesses and is a follower, not the “ringleader” of a burglary ring, as the public thinks. At least…

Stearns, committee honored at Autry celebration

Stearns, committee honored at Autry celebration

The late Glen Stearns was honored Thursday during a ceremony at a  celebration commemorating the 75th anniversary of Gene Autry’s visit to the Kenton. During the celebration at the Gene…

Task force makes large seizure of heroin; 2 arrested

Task force makes large seizure of heroin; 2 arrested

The Hardin County Crime Task Force seized 341 hits of heroin and a vehicle as the result of a drug bust earlier this week. Sheriff Keith Everhart said the arrest…

Ada man placed on electronically monitored house arrest for assaults

An Ada man was sentenced to 60 days on electronically monitored house arrest instead of 20 days in jail after he was found guilty of two counts of assault in…

Mount Victory council pushes back utility decision for another month

MOUNT VICTORY — Members of the Mount Victory Village Council will have another month to consider an ordinance assessing minimum service charges for water and sewer services. The ordinance states…

Water leak uncovers other issues in Forest

FOREST — A water leak unearthed other problems with the system recently in Forest. Village Administrator Bob Bristoll told council Thursday what should have been a routine repair resulted in…

Findlay OHP opens subpost in Kenton

Findlay OHP opens subpost in Kenton

The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be increasing its visibility in Hardin County. Findlay Post Commander Lt. Matthew Meredith announced Wednesday the patrol will open a subpost in the BKP…

Activities set for Immaculate Conception Summer Festival

Activities set for Immaculate Conception Summer Festival

A Kenton festival that can trace it origins back more than 100 years returns this weekend. The Immaculate Conception Church Summer Festival will run 5:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30-9:30 p.m.…

Tax issues and candidates set for fall election

For a while, it seemed as if there would be several races on the Nov. 5 general election without enough candidates to fill the seats. But many hopefuls beat Wednesday’s…

United Way sets $210,000 goal at campaign kickoff

United Way sets $210,000 goal at campaign kickoff

The United Way of Hardin County has set this year’s campaign goal at $210,000. The goal was announced at the organization’s annual kickoff breakfast which took place this morning at…