On Feb. 26, the East Knox FFA chapter conducted its annual member awards banquet in the High School Auditorium following a catered meal in the cafeteria. Approximately 265 members, parents and guests were in attendance.

With a high of 49F and a low of 23F. Sunrise: March 08, 2014 at 06:52AM Sunset: March 08, 2014 at 06:28PM Get more information here

The city’s Board of Zoning Appeals will wait until March 19 to consider the application from Colonial City Auto Sales, 510 S. Main St., for an electronic message board sign.

Heritage Centre Association is once again holding its “Baskets in Bloom” program to support the beautification of downtown Mount Vernon, allowing individuals and businesses to “adopt” a hanging basket for the 2014 season.

Local teen brings home Silver

March 7, 2014, 4:30 pm

Mount Vernon resident Kailyn Jackson, 15, brought home second place in her division at the American Grappling Challenge, which took place in Pickerington last weekend.

Weather forecast: Sunny – 52/30

March 7, 2014, 8:02 am

With a high of 52F and a low of 30F. Sunrise: March 07, 2014 at 06:52AM Sunset: March 07, 2014 at 06:28PM Get more information here

Talent show auditions to be held

March 6, 2014, 8:45 pm

Right Brain Productions will premiere the first All-Knox County Talent Show to benefit the HopeNow Furniture Bank of Knox County, featuring a full range of creative and entertaining acts.

Local wrestlers to compete at State

March 6, 2014, 8:00 pm

Eight area junior high wrestlers will compete at the OAC Junior High Wrestling Tournament in Youngstown’s Covelli Centre on Saturday and Sunday.