New chapter begins for Community Foundation

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Students from five Knox County high schools and their parents gathered with Community Foundation of Mount Vernon & Knox County officers and school administrators to launch the foundation's first-ever youth advisory council.

Schools, unions plan for negotiations

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MOUNT VERNON — With the exception of Danville, school employees in the Knox County area are represented by professional organizations which negotiate master contracts with their respective school boards.

Electrical issues cause fire

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HOWARD — An electrical fire damaged a home in a 40-by-10-foot semi trailer at the Donald Cooper home in eastern Knox County on Lepley Road, Friday morning.