George Washington’s connection to enslaved poet Phillis Wheatley illustrates “a telling example of his moral complexity and capacity for humanitarian understanding,” argues Adam Meehan, a doctoral candidate in Literature at The University of Arizona.
Local indoor track and field athletes from Fredericktown and Highland High Schools reached the podium (top 8 finish) in five of the six events entered at the 2014 Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches Indoor Track & Field Championships, held at the Stile Field House at the University of Akron on Saturday.
The Silver Screeners Free Classic Movie Matinee will feature the academy award winning romantic comedy, “It Happened One Night,” on Sunday, at 1:30 p.m., at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry St.
Winter weather advisory in effect from Wednesday 8 a.m. until 2 a.m. Thursday for snow, sleet and freezing rain.
Mid Ohio Yamaha has earned Pro Yamaha Gold for the third consecutive year.
Country music star Rodney Atkins will be the headline performer at this year’s Knox County Fair.
With a high of 62F and a low of 41F. Sunrise: March 11, 2014 at 07:46AM Sunset: March 11, 2014 at 07:30PM Get more information here
Cloudy with a high of 62F and a low of 38F. More information
A public, nature preserve cemetery and a nine-hole golf course will be developed on land that has long been home to the Tomahawk Golf Course in Knox County.
With a high of 58F and a low of 38F. Sunrise: March 10, 2014 at 07:48AM Sunset: March 10, 2014 at 07:30PM Get more information here
AM Clouds/PM Sun with a high of 58F and a low of 37F. More information
he American Red Cross is partnering with the United Way of Knox County and the Kiwanis Club of Mount Vernon to offer one-day baby-sitting instruction classes later this month.
Fredericktown students fared well at STEMfest! at The Work, which s connects industry, education and community.
Christ the King Community Church will be presenting Wilderness Escape Vacation Bible School FunShop.
An Aglow meeting will take place Monday, March 17, from 6:30 to 9 p.m., at the Covenant Christian Church, 13360 New Delaware Road, Mount Vernon. The speaker for the meeting will be Theresa Warner.
Alzheimer’s and Dementia are increasingly becoming an issue of attention and concern for the elderly. These individuals often feel lost and can sometimes benefit from sensory stimulation.
The classic novel, “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn,” by Betty Smith, will be featured at the Danville Public Library Adult Book Discussion on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
St. Vincent de Paul School kindergarten screenings for 2014-15 students will be Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Recently, two members of the East Knox FFA competed in the District 7 FFA Agricultural Industrial Diagnostics Career Development Event
Recently, the Fredericktown FFA competed in the District 7 Agriculture and Industrial Diagnostics contest.