Applications are being accepted now for the next Hardin County Sheriff's Office Citizens Sheriff's Academy, which will be held on consecutive Thursdays from March 8 through April 19.


The Academy will provide participants a working knowledge of the Hardin County Sheriff's Office. According to Sheriff Keith Everhart, the Academy is designed to develop and continue a partnership for safety and security for the benefit of Hardin County citizens.


Applications may be picked up at the Sheriff's Office in Kenton. They need to be completed and returned with a $30 non-refundable fee by February 28. Class size is limited.


Questions may be directed to Sheriff Everhart or Chief Deputy Dennis Burns at 419-673-1268.