Rob Clendening, Knox Soil & Water Conservation District program administrator, and representatives of the KSWCD’s board met with the Knox County Commissioners to formally submit the department’s budget for 2010.
For Mike and Karen Kepple, Christmas is their season. Over the years, their joy of decorating for the holidays has become well known in Mount Vernon.
Knox County residents, and villages, are all set for the Christmas season with stunning light displays.
Fifty-four-year-old Jean Davis lived her entire life in the Bladensburg area, until her death this past Sunday. Found shot to death outside her back door, those who knew this Sunday school teacher and retired Columbia Gas worker can think of no reason someone would want to harm her.
The small, tight-knit Bladensburg community is struggling to make sense of recent crimes, which have left some feeling uneasy about their safety in an area which does not usually have much crime.
After making an investigation into the shooting of Jesse Ervin in Riverside Park on Sunday, Detective Craig Feeney of the Mount Vernon Police Department has determined Ervin was injured as the result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Fredericktown homeowners Gary and Sandra Call had a close call with fire in their home at 12227 Armentrout Road, Monday afternoon.
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