Mount Vernon third-graders win tourney

February 19, 2014, 7:00 pm

The Mount Vernon Black third grade boys won the I.Q. Sports Basketball League tournament, which was played Feb. 8 at Highland High School.

Newton Elementary PTO holds first 5K

February 19, 2014, 5:00 pm

Newton Elementary PTO will be hosting its first 5K Fun Run/Walk on May 10, at 9:30 a.m., starting at the Utica High School parking lot, 260 Jefferson St., Utica.

Flood watch issued for Knox County

February 19, 2014, 4:08 pm

URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH 353 PM EST WED FEB 19 2014 …FLOODING FROM SNOWMELT…RAIN…AND ICE JAMS POSSIBLE THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY… …FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF OHIO… Read more »

Help available from HEAP

February 19, 2014, 4:00 pm

Cold temperatures mean higher heating costs this winter. Help is available for those in need of assistance.

Weather: Partly Cloudy today!

February 19, 2014, 8:02 am

With a high of 39F and a low of 25F. Sunrise: February 19, 2014 at 07:18AM Sunset: February 19, 2014 at 06:08PM Get more information here

Players take on two-act comedy

February 18, 2014, 8:00 pm

It is a comedy in two parts that focuses on the trials of three women in rural Texas — with varying likes and dislikes for one another — and their trials with one another, their men and families.

East Knox wins in IQ tournaments

February 18, 2014, 8:00 pm

The East Knox Bulldogs fifth and sixth grade boys basketball team win at the 2013-14 IQ Sports league championship.

Six indicted Tuesday by grand jury

February 18, 2014, 4:44 pm

According to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher, a Grand Jury returned six indictments including aggravated robbery, kidnapping, felonious assault and theft charges against Michael J. Fette, 46, who is currently incarcerated in the Huron County Jail. Thatcher said on June 26, Fette allegedly robbed a Centerburg grocery store while in possession of a handgun.  Fette… Read more »

DAR honors history essay winners

February 18, 2014, 4:15 pm

The Lucy Knox Chapter Daughters of the Revolution recently honored the winners of the 2014 American History Essay Contest.

Weather: AM Snow Showers/Wind today!

February 18, 2014, 8:04 am

With a high of 38F and a low of 33F. Sunrise: February 18, 2014 at 07:18AM Sunset: February 18, 2014 at 06:06PM Get more information here

Fredericktown to host Donkey basketball

February 18, 2014, 5:30 am

A Donkey basketball game between the Fredericktown FFA and the Fredericktown Fire Department/FHS football coaches and featuring the World Famous Buckeye Donkey Ball Donkeys will be held Saturday, March 1, at 6:01 p.m. at the old Fredericktown High School gym.

Spring Grand Ball coming in March

February 17, 2014, 6:00 pm

The Spring Grand Ball is set for Saturday, March 8, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., at the Mount Vernon Developmental Center Great Room, 1250 Vernon View Drive.

EK sets special finance meeting

February 17, 2014, 4:00 pm

The East Knox Board of Education will hold a special board meeting Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. to discuss district finances. The meeting will be held in the board office and is open to the public.