Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News February 27, 2012

Yasechko named Ohio's 2012 Distinguished Young Woman

MOUNT VERNON -- Stephanie Yasechko, Trumbull County, is the 2012 Distinguished Young Woman of Ohio.

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Knox County grows by nearly 12 percent

There are seven billion people on Earth, 311 million in the United States, and 11.5 million in Ohio.

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Shooting under investigation

MOUNT VERNON -- A 24-year-old woman was injured in a shooting early Sunday morning on Danville-Amity Road.

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KCCC teacher placed on paid leave

MOUNT VERNON -- Steve Jefferson, engineering drafting teacher at the Knox County Career Center, remains on paid administrative leave while the Mount Vernon Police Department investigates allegations that Jefferson made threats during Thursday night's KCCC board meeting.

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Mount Vernon gets three to state; disputed finish mars celebration

HILLIARD -- There were no district championships for the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets at Saturday's Division I district wrestling meet at Hilliard Darby High School.

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McGuire, Mickley buck odds, move on to state

HEATH -- If anyone from Danville or Fredericktown was going to qualify for state, they were going to have to run the gauntlet on Saturday.

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