World Cup 2014

June 12, 2014, 9:45 am

Follow the World Cup with our interactive tracker and photos

According to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher, Christine N. Wilkins, 27, Mount Vernon, was convicted this morning of burglary for breaking into a Cottage Street residence, on March 19.  Judge Otho Eyster sentenced Wilkins to 180 days in jail and a three year term of community control supervision during which she must complete an inpatient… Read more »

Benefit for Hanson and Elkins

May 29, 2014, 11:02 am

Come Friday to Mike’s Beer Bucket, from 8-12 p.m., at Market St., Danville, for a benefit for Brenda Vance Hanson and Vicky Vance Elkins.

From our Files Follow up

May 9, 2014, 2:47 pm

You can see other photos and read about local history on our Opinion page, each day in the Mount Vernon News.

Airport building damaged

April 28, 2014, 10:12 am

Officers with the Knox County Sheriff’s Office received a report that a white truck had struck a building at the Knox County Airport.

King sentenced for theft

April 18, 2014, 11:56 am

Brian C. King, 43, Fredericktown, was convicted of three counts of complicity to commit theft from an elderly person and attempted burglary.

Frazee Sentenced to Prison for Burglary

April 14, 2014, 12:22 pm

Connell W. Frazee, 28, Mount Vernon, entered a guilty plea this morning to a burglary charge in the Knox County Court of Common Pleas. Frazee then asked Judge Otho Eyster to sentence him. Judge Eyster sentenced Frazee to an 18 month prison term.

75 years ago today…

April 8, 2014, 3:15 pm

On this day in 1939, 3,000 visitors, Mount Vernon News opens home

Search begins for successor to judge

April 8, 2014, 1:06 pm

The Executive Committee of the Knox County Republican Party will meet Thursday, April 17 to screen candidates to recommend for the appointment to the vacancy created by the approaching retirement of Mount Vernon Municipal Court Judge Paul Spurgeon.

Grand jury indicts ten

April 8, 2014, 12:48 pm

According to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher, the Grand Jury returned ten indictments on Monday.