Centerburg's Sweeney resigns

September 17, 2010, 11:35 am

CENTERBURG — Meeting in special session on Thursday, the Centerburg Board of Education accepted the resignation of Sean Sweeney.

Leaders selected to help protect seniors

September 17, 2010, 11:34 am

MOUNT VERNON — Local senior advocates met Thursday afternoon to form a council to run the local Triad organization as an independent organization.

Pealer remains in critical condition

September 17, 2010, 11:34 am

COLUMBUS — Dylan Pealer, 11, Mount Vernon, remains in critical condition this morning with a head injury at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

Bill Davis named News' sports editor

September 17, 2010, 11:34 am

MOUNT VERNON — Kay Culbertson, publisher of the Mount Vernon News, is pleased to announce Bill Davis will be joining the editorial department as the new sports editor.

Trojans remain on top of MBC

September 17, 2010, 11:33 am

HOWARD — They fought hard, but East Knox couldn't stop Centerburg from continuing its perfect run through the Mid-Buckeye Conference.

Jackets succumb to Big Walnut rally

September 17, 2010, 11:33 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon volleyball team had Big Walnut on the ropes Thursday, but wasn't able to come up with the knockout punch.

CENTERBURG — Meeting in special session this evening, the Centerburg Board of Education accepted the resignation of Sean Sweeney, a middle school teacher and coach for the district. Board members declined to discuss the specific facts of the allegations against Sweeney because the investigation continues. For more details, including comments from Sweeney, see Friday’s edition… Read more »

MVNU starts to heal

September 16, 2010, 12:54 pm

MOUNT VERNON — A solemn assembly of students, faculty and staff gathered Thursday morning at the R.R. Hodges Chapel Auditorium at Mount Vernon Nazarene University to hear a report of events that had occurred over the past 12 hours.

Part Ten: Search, arrest warrants

September 16, 2010, 12:53 pm

MOUNT VERNON — "A man's home is his castle" is basically the Fourth Amendment in a nutshell, according to Constitutional Lecture Series presenter Phillip Lehmkuhl.

Part Nine: Right to bear arms

September 16, 2010, 12:53 pm

MOUNT VERNON — The right to bear arms, to many people, is one of the most important rights guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States.

Nussbaum remembered

September 16, 2010, 12:53 pm

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon and Knox County community was saddened upon the news of the death of Dr. Joseph Nussbaum, 70, who died Tuesday after a battle with cancer.

11-year-old injured in ATV wreck

September 16, 2010, 12:53 pm

MOUNT VERNON — An 11-year-old Mount Vernon boy is in critical condition this morning with head injuries following a crash involving an all-terrain vehicle on Wednesday at 5:07 p.m.

'Thespians' goes behind-the-scenes

September 16, 2010, 12:53 pm

MOUNT VERNON — Sometimes the drama which happens backstage at a production of community theater can be just as entertaining as what the audience sees on-stage.

Jackets ready for challenge of OCC

September 16, 2010, 12:52 pm

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon football team has faced many challenges in a short period of time this year.

MVNU locked down after off campus shooting

September 16, 2010, 9:37 am

MOUNT VERNON — Students at the Mount Vernon Nazarene University will gather this morning for updates following Wednesday night’s campus lockdown. MVNU officials told the News it wishes to inform students of the details they can release before commenting further. A press release from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office reports a 21-year-old male student “suffered… Read more »