MOUNT VERNON — As they did last year, pupils at Wiggin Street Elementary swept the elementary divisions in the 2010 Mount Vernon City Schools Japanese-inspired art contest.
CENTERBURG — The cliché "expect the unexpected" takes on a whole new meaning for 21-year-old Centerburg resident Kevin White.
DANVILLE — "Can you talk like a turkey," Master of Ceremonies Keith Miller asked contestants of the Little Miss and Mr. Turkey Contest.
MOUNT VERNON — Knox County Sheriff David Barber presented his 2009 Annual Report and shared news that his 2010 expenditures were on track with the budget.
MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Commissioners and the Knox County Veterans Service Office wrangled about a pay increase for VSO commissioners, even after the two entities agreed to a pay freeze last October.
MOUNT VERNON — David Heithaus, facility manager of the Brown Family Environmental Center, talked with the commissioners about a proposed extension of a water line at the center.
MOUNT VERNON — Playing in his final Hiawatha Juniors Tournament, Mount Vernon golfer Tim "T.T." Crouch made it a memorable one on Thursday.
HOWARD — The small town of Howard has always been a quiet, safe community.
MOUNT VERNON — Before the Ohio Supreme Court could set a hearing date to hear objections to the Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline, attorney Scott Pullins requested the case be remanded, or sent back, to the board.
MOUNT VERNON — It is official. Nursing and related medical training classes offered through the adult workforce program at the Knox County Career Center will have a new home come fall.
MOUNT VERNON — Two of the resolutions passed Wednesday by the Governing Board of the Knox County Educational Service Center reflect major changes.
MOUNT VERNON — According to some city officials, a new adult-oriented shop will probably not be opening on Public Square — or anywhere else in the city.
FREDERICKTOWN — Although in the preliminary stages, discussions have begun about adding a satellite fire station in the eastern part of the Fredericktown Community Fire District.
MOUNT VERNON — Whether an individual is planning to further his or her technical education, upgrade his or her job skills, or is changing career paths involuntarily or by choice, making the right decisions can have a huge impact on that person's life in the work force.
MOUNT VERNON — You've learned your ABCs and 1,2,3s and are ready to move out on your own.
CENTERBURG — Monday's Centerburg Board of Education meeting was largely routine, Treasurer Ellen Scott told the News on Tuesday.
MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon's Flag Day celebration on Public Square on Monday featured the naming of the winners of the Proudly We Hail and Spirit of Patriotism awards. The celebration was sponsored by the Exchange Club of Mount Vernon and Knox County.
MOUNT VERNON — The commissioners met Monday morning with Matthew Kurtz, director of Knox County Job & Family Services, to discuss the budgetary efforts of his department.