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.

The Fox Hole staying put

August 3, 2010, 10:59 am

NEW CASTLE — Zoning regulations put in place by many Knox County townships have helped curb the desire for a nearby strip club to expand its operations into Knox County.

Council, sheriff discuss deputy vacancy

August 3, 2010, 10:58 am

CENTERBURG — The Centerburg Village Council met with Knox County Sheriff David Barber on Monday night in executive session during the village council meeting, to discuss the selection process underway for a KCSO deputy to fill a vacancy for one of the three officers assigned to the Centerburg area.

Butler man arrested following shooting

August 2, 2010, 11:00 am

MOUNT VERNON — A 64-year-old Butler man has been arrested following a shooting incident Sunday morning near North Liberty.

Anders takes top prizes at llama show

August 2, 2010, 11:00 am

MOUNT VERNON — Tori Anders was a popular name during Saturday's Llama Show, winning four top awards: skillathon (12-year-old), Intermediate Showman, Grand Champion High Point and Master Showman.

North Fork making changes to lunch

August 2, 2010, 10:59 am

UTICA — Students in the North Fork Local School District will see a bit of a change in their lunch routine when they return to classes for a new school year Aug. 25.

City to conduct water test

August 2, 2010, 10:59 am

MOUNT VERNON — The city of Mount Vernon will be conducting a test early Tuesday morning at 1 a.m. for the north end water tower.

Laribee rules OSTPA fair stop

August 2, 2010, 10:59 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Ohio State Tractor Pullers Association made its first-ever appearance at the Knox County Fair on Saturday night, and the competition closed out the fair in style.

Tuesday big for EK, voters

July 31, 2010, 7:33 am

HOWARD — Tuesday is the date of a special election which may affect the financial future of the East Knox School District.

Tractor accident turns fatal

July 31, 2010, 7:33 am

UTICA — The victim of a tractor accident which occurred Thursday on Pleasant Valley Road has died.