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.

Kroger mum on expansion plans

July 22, 2010, 10:53 am

MOUNT VERNON — Word on the street over the past number of months has been Kroger will be expanding its business on Coshocton Avenue, utilizing plaza space to the west of its current facility.

Ten shops participating in Quilt Spree

July 22, 2010, 10:52 am

MOUNT VERNON — Shop 'til you drop has never been better for those quilting enthusiasts. Ten shops will be participating in this summer's Quilt Spree today through July 31.

MOUNT VERNON — Attics and closets sat empty Tuesday as local residents lined the halls of the Holiday Inn Express clasping their antique treasures to be valued during the Treasure Hunters Roadshow.

KC man sentenced for burglaries

July 21, 2010, 10:52 am

MOUNT VERNON — A Knox County man was sentenced recently for charges related to burglaries and a planned assault at the Knox County Jail.

MOUNT VERNON — Back in November, Ohio voters passed an amendment to the state constitution which allows the construction of casinos in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus and Toledo.

Danville board approves personnel moves

July 21, 2010, 10:52 am

DANVILLE — The Danville Board of Education accepted the resignation of Edward Honabarger as physical education/health teacher on Monday.

Major projects to take place on I-71

July 21, 2010, 10:51 am

MARENGO — State Rep. Margaret Ann Ruhl and Ohio Department of Transportation officials met for an informative meeting on the construction projects for I-71 in Morrow County, Thursday morning in Marengo.

Meth lab suspect arrested

July 21, 2010, 10:51 am

MOUNT VERNON — A suspect wanted in connection with the raid on two methamphetamine labs the morning of July 14 has been arrested.

China Pipeline Explosion

July 21, 2010, 9:36 am

China rushed to keep an oil spill from reaching international waters, while an environmental group tried to assess if the country’s largest reported spill was worse than has been disclosed.

MOUNT VERNON — Tim Carper, representing his mother, Frieda Walker, owner of Walker's Disposal, met with the Knox County Commissioners Monday morning to discuss taking over the Knox County Recycling Center.

MOUNT VERNON — A frequent hot topic with regular attendees to Up for Discussion continued to talk about the federal government's ability to force residents of Ohio to purchase health care insurance.