Tag: Ben Hardin

Two Mississippians, Their Murder Trial in Harrodsburg, and the Division of Mercer and Boyle Counties

The Mercer County Courthouse where the famous trial took place. The Weekly Clarion Ledger of Jackson, Mississippi, ran the following article on Thursday, January 29, 1903, taken from The Kentucky Standard, of Nelson County, Kentucky.  This account lists the particulars but doesn’t cover the celebrated lawyers, both for […]