Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News March 9, 2012

No charges filed against Jefferson

MOUNT VERNON -- The News has learned that no charges will be filed by the city prosecutor's office against Steve Jefferson in regard to a menacing offense that allegedly occurred on Feb. 23 during or just after the Knox County Career Center Board of Education meeting.

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McDaniel complaint could have been dismissed

MOUNT VERNON -- The staff attorney for the Ohio Elections Commission told the News, Thursday afternoon, he did not find probable cause to move a complaint against Renee McDaniel forward, but did not have the opportunity to share his recommendation with the commission because the complaint was withdrawn.

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Thompson Square to headline county fair

MOUNT VERNON -- The country music duo Thompson Square will entertain the Friday night crowd at the 2012 Knox County Fair.

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DD Awareness Month declared by commissioners

MOUNT VERNON -- It was standing room only in the Knox County Commissioners'meeting room as a large crowd gathered to hear the commissioners read a resolution supporting March as Developmental Disability Awareness Month.

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Mid-Buckeye Conference may not be dead after all

DANVILLE -- There is new life in the future of the Mid-Buckeye Conference. MBC commissioner Ron Wintermute confirmed that three schools have applied for membership once the conference, as it is currently known, breaks apart in 2013.

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