Twenty-two indicted by grand jury

August 5, 2010, 11:07 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County grand jury sent down 22 indictments this week including felony charges involving two meth labs discovered in July.

Myers Road project awarded

August 5, 2010, 11:07 am

MOUNT VERNON — A road improvement project will begin soon on Myers Road in Milford Township just east of Ohio 657 near Lock.

Hearing date set for Pullins

August 5, 2010, 11:06 am

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled an oral hearing in the disciplinary case of local attorney Scott Pullins.

WNZR increases signal strength

August 5, 2010, 11:05 am

MOUNT VERNON — WNZR 90.9 FM, a broadcast ministry of Mount Vernon Nazarene University, recently finished a nearly three-year project to increase its signal strength.

'Horror' proves to be funny

August 5, 2010, 11:05 am

Who would expect anything with the word "horror" in the title to be funny? But the Mount Vernon Players' presentation of "Little Shop of Horrors" is nothing short of laugh-out-loud comedy.

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Health Department wishes to remind parents of incoming seventh-graders about a required additional Tdap vaccination for the 2010-11 school year.

CROTON — Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp confirmed two construction workers lost their lives after a storm blew threw the Croton area in Licking County this afternoon.

FREDERICKTOWN — A violent crash on Ohio 95 on Tuesday afternoon, along the sharp curve south of Ankenytown, sent five people to the hospital, two with serious injuries.

Voters soundly reject East Knox levy

August 4, 2010, 11:15 am

HOWARD — On Tuesday, residents in the East Knox Local School District soundly rejected a proposed property tax levy to help pay for the operation of the school district.

Hendrickson receives Elaine Mayhew Award

August 4, 2010, 11:15 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Democratic Women paid homage to a local legend by honoring a woman whose efforts continue to offer a safe haven for abused women and children.

MV All-Stars ready for opportunity

August 4, 2010, 11:14 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon 16- to 18-year-old Babe Ruth All-Stars begin their journey through the Babe Ruth World Series tonight, and despite the tough competition, the All-Stars are not backing down from their goal of winning it all.

MOUNT VERNON — Kevin Willmering grew up in Mount Vernon never thinking he would one day be creating visual effects for popular mainstream movies.

Freshwater, attorney sanctions stand

August 3, 2010, 10:59 am

MOUNT VERNON — On Monday, U.S. District Judge Gregory Frost denied a motion by John Freshwater and Attorney Kelly Hamilton and upheld sanctions previously issued. Frost is presiding in the civil case brought against Freshwater by the Doe family.

Practical Nursing class graduates

August 3, 2010, 10:59 am

MOUNT VERNON — On Monday, laughter and tears mingled with sighs of relief and a sense of accomplishment when members the Knox County Career Center School of Practical Nursing Class of 2010 completed their graduation exercises in an auditorium filled with proud friends and family members.