Murnen tells story of survival

October 20, 2010, 11:37 am

MOUNT VERNON — For Women Only, an educational series, held its third program, "In the Pink," Tuesday evening at Knox Community Hospital.

MOUNT VERNON — The efforts of a local feline advocate group, Whisker Connection, to assist in an animal hoarding situation in southern Ohio will be featured on an upcoming episode of Animal Planet.

Recycling trailer to see limited hours

October 20, 2010, 11:37 am

GAMBIER — The College Township Trustees wish to inform all township residents that the recycling trailer at the College Township Fire Station will now be operating on a limited basis beginning in November.

Utica Merchants hosting candidates night

October 20, 2010, 11:36 am

UTICA — The Utica Merchants Association will be hosting a Meet the Candidates event Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. at Newton Elementary School.

Students learn about election

October 20, 2010, 11:35 am

MOUNT VERNON — Encouraging young people to be involved in the world around them and to grow into responsible citizens have been goals of parents and teachers almost since the beginning of time.

Buckeye spirit reigns with alumni

October 20, 2010, 11:35 am

MOUNT VERNON — That noise you heard throughout Mount Vernon? It's was Ohio State alumni shouting "O-H!"

Smith named MVHS coach

October 20, 2010, 11:35 am

MOUNT VERNON — Matt Smith is the new head coach of Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets baseball, the school announced.

New judge assigned to local case

October 19, 2010, 11:07 am

MOUNT VERNON — A new visiting judge has been assigned to the Thatcher/Bailey case by the Supreme Court of Ohio.

Elections board requests funds

October 19, 2010, 11:07 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Commissioners met Monday afternoon with Kim Horn, director of the county board of elections, and board member Carol Sue Owens to hear a request for funds.

Discussion explores several topics

October 19, 2010, 11:06 am

MOUNT VERNON — From city gazebos to waste and fraud in government spending, Monday's Up for Discussion explored local and national topics.

Life Safety Expo teaches lessons

October 18, 2010, 10:51 am

MOUNT VERNON — Judging from the reactions of the individuals who took part, Sunday's Life Safety Expo held at the Mount Vernon Fire Department was a resounding success.

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Sheriff's Office has a new second in command. Sheriff David Barber has promoted 46-year-old Lt. David C. Shaffer of Fredericktown to the position of captain.