Baptist Health health executes letter of intent to assume operations of Hardin Memorial Health

Hardin Memorial Health (HMH) and Baptist Health announced Monday they have now signed a Letter of Intent for Baptist Health to acquire and operate HMH. The Letter of Intent kicks off a formal due diligence process involving both entities, the negotiation of definitive transaction documents, and appropriate regulatory approvals. The Letter of Intent is a non-binding agreement, which follows a two-year...

Hardin County latest Kentucky school district to require students drivers to pass drug test

By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News Hardin County has joined a growing number of Kentucky school districts that require student drivers, and those who participate in athletics, to submit to random drug testing, Anna Taylor reports for the News-Enterprise in Elizabethtown. “We have traditionally done random drug testing with our athletes; however, it is a privilege to provide transportation services...

‘We will honor Cameron’: Lawmakers join trooper’s father to call for increased safety

  Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo talks to Joe Ponder, father of slain Kentucky State Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder, during a press conference in which they joined others in calling for increased safety measures for officers. (LRC Public Information photo)   Joe Ponder, the father of slain Kentucky State Police Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder, joined House Speaker Greg Stumbo and other state...