Hardin County

Agriculture
9:45 am
Fri September 7, 2012

Hardin, Larue, and Monroe Counties Added to Kentucky Disaster Declaration

The excessive heat and drought in Kentucky this summer have drawn natural disaster area designations for seven counties. Surrounding counties are also affected as well as two counties each in Indiana and Tennessee.

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Education
8:09 am
Tue August 14, 2012

Kentucky Spending Little to None on New Textbooks

Kentucky's teachers are being pushed to find more resources online as more and more textbooks become outdated and are not being replaced. The problem comes from an unforgiving state budget that has not allowed for full funding of textbooks in several years.

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Regional
4:27 am
Fri August 3, 2012

McConnell Wants More Resources to Fight Drugs in Hardin County

Meth is a growing problem in parts of our region.

Kentucky U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell is urging White House Drug Czar Gil Kerlikowske to include Hardin County in the Appalachia High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area. That would mean more federal resources to combat illegal drugs in an area that has seen a significant increase in drug related crimes.

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