John Thomas Murray 89 of Kenton In accordance with John’s wishes, a private service will be held at Grove Cemetery. The Price-McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton is assisting the family with arrangements. John passed away Sunday, July 3, at St.Vincent’s Hospital in Toledo, Ohio, surrounded by his family. He was born on April 12th, 1933 […]

We are keeping an eye on the weather today and tomorrow. A Heat Advisory is in effect this afternoon into the evening hours. Heat index readings of 103 are expected. In addition, thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and overnight.  Some of the storms may be strong to severe.  Damaging winds and large hail are the […]

The Kenton Elks Lodge 157 had another successful visit to the Elks National Convention. The ritualistic team won the National Championship this morning after a performance on Monday. The team is now three-peat champions at the Elks Convention that was held this year in Atlanta, Georgia.

The deadline for voter registration to be eligible to vote in the August 2 Primary Election is today  The Hardin County Board of Elections is located in the basement of the Hardin County Courthouse in downtown Kenton. The office will be open until 9 tonight for your convenience.

KENTON, OHIO – The Hardin County Department of Job and Family Services announced today they will be launching a countywide back to school clothing program for eligible Hardin County families beginning, Monday, July 11th. “To be eligible families must reside in Hardin County, have children enrolled in grades PreK-12 and be at or below 200 […]

There are two blood drives scheduled in Hardin County in the month of July. .The first one is on Monday July 18 from noon until 6 at the First Baptist Church on County Road 175 in Kenton. .The next one will be on Monday July 25 at the Kenton Moose Lodge on West Lima Street. […]

The federal government allowed schools to offer free meals to all students during the pandemic, but Congress did not extend the benefit for the next school year. The application process for free and reduced-price meals is now open.   Applications can be found to download, print and complete on the KCS website: in the cafeteria […]

The Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance Golf Outing is scheduled for Friday August 12. The shotgun start is at 8:30 that morning at Veterans Memorial Park Golf Club in Kenton. Teams of four can sign up now. The deadline is July 25, which is also the sponsorship deadline. Contact the Alliance for more information.

Family Movie Night will be held in the Village of McGuffey Friday night. The movie Luca will be shown in the area behind the Community Center on Courtright Street in the village. The free movie will start at 9:30pm on July 8. Free popcorn and free drinks will also be served.

Angel Forester competed at the HOSA (Future Health Professionals) International Leadership Conference in Nashville, TN from June 21-25. She represented the Kenton Ohio Hi-Point Allied Health and Nursing Program taught by Mrs. Bookmyer at Kenton High School. Over 10,000 students and advisors attended the conference at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center where competitive […]

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