Helen Booth has a giving and nurturing soul, like her mother, she said. That’s why she took in a woman she and her daughter, Lisa, believed to be pregnant with twins and in an abusive situation.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement was in Mount Vernon on Friday making arrests.
This house, located at 914 Howard St., Mount Vernon, has been refered to the city law director by the Dilapidated Buildings Commission. The home, owned by George Ellis, was damaged by fire in December 2008.
After 30 months of wrangling with officials, Darla Holtkamp and Frank Nagy are still in limbo about the maintenance of the road to their residence.
Timothy L. Leasure, community development analyst with the Ohio Department of Development’s Office of Housing & Community Partnerships, met with the Knox County Board of Commissioners on Thursday morning to review grants awarded for the county’s hamlet projects.
After waiting 10 months for a match, Robert Wallot of Bellville was overjoyed to hear he would receive a new kidney. Living with diabetes for many years destroyed his own kidneys to where they could not function properly.
April is Donate Life Month, a time to learn more about the opportunity each person has to give the “gift of life.” It’s also a time to bring awareness to the need to donate organs and tissue.
The Coast Guard says a new oil leak is releasing about 5,000 barrels a day where an oil platform exploded on April 22. BP PLC, which leases the rig, disagrees, and maintains the spill is still at 1,000 barrels a day.
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