IN HARDIN COUNTY:
August 18, 2008
30 YEARS AGO, An Upton family was okay after a gas explosion blew their house off its foundation, broke windows and overturned furniture.
20 YEARS AGO, to avoid late afternoon heat, the Hardin County School System announced plans to begin school one hour earlier than normal.
10 YEARS AGO, the Hardin Fiscal Court agreed to donate $200,000 for a proposed Coke mu-seum, only a fraction of the $1 million organizers requested.