UTICA — Meeting in special session Thursday, the North Fork Local Schools Board of Education talked about improving the dialogue in the district.
SPARTA — Taking advantage of your opponent's mistakes can be crucial in football — especially in the first game of the season.
LEXINGTON — Mount Vernon got off to a fast start to the 2010 football season on Friday night, but couldn't sustain momentum from the play in falling to host Lexington, 44-21.
DANVILLE — Coach Ed Honabarger had to like what he saw from his Danville Blue Devils in the season-opening football game for 2010 at Memorial Park as his Blue Devils dismantled the Eagles of Grove City Christian by a score of 46-0.
UTICA — The Utica Redskins tried their best to give the visiting Grandview Heights Bobcats a new look.
MOUNT VERNON — Two windows were damaged at the Mount Vernon Memorial Theater on East High Street recently, according to a report filed with the Mount Vernon Police Department Thursday morning.
COLUMBUS — Legal wrangling continues in the federal civil suit suspended Mount Vernon Middle School science teacher John Freshwater filed against the Mount Vernon City Schools Board of Education and others.
MOUNT VERNON — Recommendations were recently handed down to the city of Mount Vernon by State Auditor Mary Taylor.
MOUNT VERNON — Using solar power to provide electricity at the Knox County Jail may be a way for the county to cut back on the rising utility costs weighing heavily on the county budget.
MOUNT VERNON — Although scheduled for a jury trial, J-Ro Sharp pleaded guilty earlier this week to charges of receiving stolen property and complicity in the commission of felonious assault in the Knox County Common Pleas Court.
MOUNT VERNON — Leadership from the Community Mental Health and Recovery Board of Licking and Knox Counties did not describe an encouraging future for mental health services in Knox County for the Knox County Commissioners on Thursday morning.
CENTERBURG — Thanks to community support, the Centerburg marching band has new uniforms this year — 100 of them.
MOUNT VERNON — The Ohio Eastern Star Home held its premiere art gallery opening on Thursday, featuring 22 resident artist's work for family, friends and guests.
MOUNT VERNON — Beginning Sept. 1, educators in Knox County will be able to meet and pray together.
MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon boys and girls cross country teams are gearing up for their big meet this Saturday — the 6th annual Mount Vernon Kiwanis Cross Country Invitational.
A man suspected in 18 attacks in three states, including five fatal stabbings, was ordered held without bond Thursday in one of the cases after being extradited to Michigan.
The lethargic economy wore on this week with the news that three key indicators have hit record lows, some falling to levels not seen in decades. Sales of previously owned homes and new homes dropped sharply in July from last month which mean fewer jobs in the construction industry. Mortgage rates fell, fueling borrowers to… Read more »
MOUNT VERNON — The doors will be closing soon on a longtime greenhouse business in Mount Vernon.
MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Board of Health named Julia Miller as the new health commissioner at its monthly meeting Wednesday.