Mount Vernon wins title

July 26, 2010, 11:05 am

MOUNT VERNON — An offensive game for five innings, the 9- & 10-year-old District 5 Little League championship came down to pitching and defense on Saturday night.

Holton finishes busy day with win

July 26, 2010, 11:04 am

MOUNT VERNON — For many harness riders at the Knox County Fairgrounds, Saturday was a long, hot evening at the track. For Ryan Holton, however, the fairgrounds was his third track of the day.

HOWARD — Taking proactive steps to protect the district’s financial future, the East Knox Board of Education on Friday passed two resolutions to place an emergency operating levy on the Nov. 2 ballot.

Woman gets prison for death of friend

July 24, 2010, 1:20 am

MOUNT VERNON — A Danville woman will serve a four-year prison term for her role in the death of Angela R. Heldenbrand, 41, on Nov. 14, 2009.

HSUS compromise not set in stone

July 23, 2010, 10:49 am

MOUNT VERNON — The Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board, and a compromise made with the Humane Society of the United States, has stirred intrigue and confusion in the agriculture community.

Main Place offers hope

July 23, 2010, 10:49 am

MOUNT VERNON — Adults who experience severe and persistent mental illness have a safe place in Knox County to find peer support, help with accessing services, and assistance with everyday tasks which can be difficult for someone on the journey to recovery.

Party! Party! moving across town

July 23, 2010, 10:48 am

MOUNT VERNON — Party! Party! has moved to 14 E. Gambier St., and will be open for business starting July 30.

Spray shares his collection with museum

July 23, 2010, 10:48 am

MOUNT VERNON — Glenn Spray, a long time Indian artifact collector, will be sharing part of his collection with the people of Knox County.

MOUNT VERNON — No one ever said winning a state championship would be easy. The Mount Vernon Sport-N-Shoes All-Stars found that out the hard way on Thursday night.

MOUNT VERNON — Surrounding its treatment foster families with support and guidance, The Village Network creates a web of resources that cultivates not only strong foster families but strong extended families that encompass both the foster and biological families.

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon Police Department investigation has concluded the shooting out of a MOTA bus window on June 28 was accidental.

KCESC makes cuts at Alternative Center

July 22, 2010, 10:53 am

MOUNT VERNON — Like educational entities around the state, the Knox County Educational Service Center is tightening its belt.

McGinty: Fatality rate alarming

July 22, 2010, 10:53 am

MOUNT VERNON — The recent death of a Fredericktown man in a one-car fatal crash brought the highway fatality total in Knox County to eight so far this year.