Depressed economic times often create scenarios where individuals and organizations look to collect as much revenue as they can; at the same time, they look to keep more money in their pocket. Such a scenario has been created between the Mount Vernon School District and area taxpayers.
Due to the continuing bleak economic outlook, the North Fork Board of Education on Monday voted to make further reductions in personnel.
Although unemployment figures have not quite turned the corner, evidence continues to mount they soon may, according to Matthew Kurtz, director of the Department of Job & Family Services.
The Knox County Fire Chiefs Association met Monday to get an update on first responder training programs and to clarify emergency radio procedures.
Trains, busses, oil, education and billions of dollars were on the minds of area residents who gathered at Sips on Monday night for the Mount Vernon News’ monthly Up for Discussion.
“Signs, signs, everywhere are signs.”
Kenyon College seeks comments and insights from the public as it prepares for a college reaccreditation visit by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol Unit will be ready for Ohio’s boating season thanks to a recent financial boost.
Two local deputies were honored by the Central Valley Chapter of the Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
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