IN HARDIN COUNTY:
August 20, 2008
30 YEARS AGO, grades one through 12 in the Hardin County School system reported an attendance of 9,734 for the first day of school.
20 YEARS AGO, a Hardin County jury convicted Sheila Davis of murdering her husband but rejected the death penalty in favor of a life sentence in prison with no probation or parole for at least 25 years.
10 YEARS AGO, a bulldozer began clearing land on the 20-acre site that will be home to the $18 million dollar Copperweld Inc. factory, the company is expected to employee 40 people.