Farm Bureau honors Ruhl, Ruprecht

September 14, 2010, 11:29 am

FREDERICKTOWN — The progress being made by the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board was the hot topic at the Knox County Farm Bureau Federation's Annual Dinner on Monday night at the Fredericktown United Methodist Church.

Sewer upgrades moving forward

September 14, 2010, 11:28 am

MOUNT VERNON — Committee meetings prior to Monday night's Mount Vernon City Council meeting ran the gamut from dilapidated buildings to sewer lines and water park scholarships.

Council gets update on fire dept.

September 14, 2010, 11:28 am

MOUNT VERNON — In the first of 10 scheduled department head presentations, Mount Vernon Fire Department Chief Shawn Christy meet with Mount Vernon City Council on Monday night to enlighten council members on the operations at the fire department.

Journey Church to tap into water supply

September 14, 2010, 11:28 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Commissioners met Monday afternoon with new water/wastewater superintendent Jason Figgins to discuss a few items in their monthly meeting.

Auction lands strike up the middle

September 13, 2010, 11:17 am

FREDERICKTOWN — Steeped in tradition, the annual Plate Auction held at the Fredericktown Tomato Show draws large crowds of competitive bidders each year, as 10 plates bearing an artist's rendering of a different Fredericktown landmark each year are auctioned to support the festival.

MOUNT VERNON — The presumption of innocence is a cornerstone of the American legal system and affects nearly all areas of everyday life, including employer-employee relations.

MV Lions Club celebrates 40 years

September 13, 2010, 11:17 am

MOUNT VERNON — Forty years of community service will soon be marked by the Mount Vernon Lions Club.

NF approved supplementals

September 13, 2010, 11:16 am

UTICA — Extra service/supplemental contracts were the topic of discussion when the North Fork Board of education met in special session on Friday.

Leaders to address council

September 11, 2010, 2:25 am

MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis said starting Monday the Mount Vernon City Council meeting will begin with an address by city department heads in a committee meeting.

Space declines series of debates

September 11, 2010, 2:25 am

MOUNT VERNON — A series of four debates have been scheduled between candidates for Ohio's 18th Congressional District, but incumbent Zack Space will not be participating.

Mayor: Be cautious of door-to-door salesmen

September 11, 2010, 2:24 am

MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis said Friday that residents should be wary of door-to-door salesmen claiming to represent natural gas suppliers.

Vikings jump on Trojans early for win

September 11, 2010, 2:24 am

CENTERBURG — Visiting Columbus Academy got on top early and took advantage of some Centerburg Trojans' penalties to go away with a 34-21 victory in their nonconference game on Friday evening.