MOUNT VERNON — Two groups are working to meet a June 30 deadline for collecting enough signatures to place two constitutional amendments on the November ballot.
FREDERICKTOWN — "We started 18 hours ago to fight the disease that never sleeps," Knox County 2010 Relay for Life Chairman Jody Rutter told a group of tired participants Saturday morning.
DANVILLE — A steady breeze and an occasional cloud helped make for pleasant weather conditions for Saturday’s edition of the Danville-Howard Turkey Festival.
MOUNT VERNON — The Work Experience Program for Ohio Works First recipients will see changes in who actually oversees the workers.
LOUDONVILLE — Area runner Kim Boner (9:43.14) took first place in the 50-mile run Saturday at the 2010 Mohican 100 Trail Run at Loudonville.
LOUDONVILLE — This past weekend not only meant the running of the annual Mohican 100 Trail Run, it also brought Micah True to visit and inspire area runners and non-runners alike.
DANVILLE — Some familiar faces finished among the leaders at the 2010 East Knox Lions Club Turkey Trot 5K Run early Saturday morning.
MOUNT VERNON — An 82-year-old Mount Vernon man said he had two uninvited men enter his home last Saturday under similar circumstances as a Howard woman, reported earlier this week by the News.
GAMBIER — "It seems impossible that we could be six months into things, but we still have hope," Pastor Bob Pelfrey said of the investigation into the homicide of Jean Davis. She was found shot to death outside her Dennis Church Road six months ago Sunday.
FREDERICKTOWN — Passing through the pathway of hope, survivors and caregivers were greeted with hugs and a medallion during the opening ceremony of the Knox County Relay for Life.
COLUMBUS — Gregory Frost, U.S. District Judge, has issued another gag order which relates to the ongoing litigation surrounding the Mount Vernon school board's intent to fire middle school science teacher John Freshwater.
DANVILLE — In a break with past year's the traditional turkey dinner at the Danville-Howard Turkey Festival, the namesake poultry was replaced with a barbecued chicken dinner. The move was a popular one for the most part.
MOUNT VERNON — Students at the Knox County Career Center are once again the beneficiaries of a successful raid on local marijuana growing operations.
CENTERBURG — The Central Ohio Joint Fire District responded to a structure fire at 6407 Johnstown Road early Friday morning.
MOUNT VERNON — Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster sentenced three women for felony crimes on Friday.
MOUNT VERNON — The boil advisory issued Thursday for Curtis Street between North Sandusky Street and North Mulberry Street has been lifted.
MOUNT VERNON — Residents walking in downtown Mount Vernon will have a bit of an obstacle to avoid soon.