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  • Learning about chemistry, as demonstrated here by Rachel Garcis, is one of the special program the Science Play Initiative will offer during its extended Spring Break hours. style=

    Science, fun mix at SPI Spot

    Learning about chemistry, as demonstrated here by Rachel Garcis, is one of the special program the Science Play Initiative will offer during its extended Spring Break hours. (Photo by Pam Schehl)

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  • The Knox County Commissioners, the Knox County Park District and Kokosing Construction Co. were presented with an award Thursday morning from Flexible Pavements of Ohio for their recent joint paving project on the Heart of Ohio Trail. Pictured are, from left, commissioner Roger Reed, Knox County Parks District Director Kim Marshall, Bart Moody of Kokosing Construction Co., county commissioner Allen Stockberger. style=

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    The Knox County Commissioners, the Knox County Park District and Kokosing Construction Co. were presented with an award Thursday morning from Flexible Pavements of Ohio for their recent joint paving project on the Heart of Ohio Trail. Pictured are, from left, commissioner Roger Reed, Knox County Parks District Director Kim Marshall, Bart Moody of Kokosing Construction Co., county commissioner Allen Stockberger. (Photo by Alan Reed)

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  • The Ohio Capital Conference co-champion Mount Vernon Yellow Jacket boys basketball team was honored at a banquet in the high school cafeteria on Thursday. Award winners were, seated from left, Nathan Miller, Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association Gold Certificate, Most Assists co-recipient; Will O'Hara, Special Mention All-OCC, OHSBCA Gold Certificate, Coaches Award; Riley Swanson, Third Team All-Central District, First Team All-OCC, OCC Scholar-Athlete, OHSBCA Gold Certificate, co-Mr. Basketball; Bradley Fenton, Honorable Mention All-Central District, First Team All-OCC, Outstanding Rebounder, co-Mr. Basketball; and Dakota Chapman, Most Improved. Standing, Seth Badger, Honorable Mention All-OCC, OHSBCA Silver Certificate, Most Assists co-recipient; and Eric Ashbrook, OHSBCA Silver Certificate. Swanson and Fenton will participate in the District 11 All-Star Game today at 7:45 p.m. at Granville High School. style=

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    The Ohio Capital Conference co-champion Mount Vernon Yellow Jacket boys basketball team was honored at a banquet in the high school cafeteria on Thursday. Award winners were, seated from left, Nathan Miller, Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association Gold Certificate, Most Assists co-recipient; Will O'Hara, Special Mention All-OCC, OHSBCA Gold Certificate, Coaches Award; Riley Swanson, Third Team All-Central District, First Team All-OCC, OCC Scholar-Athlete, OHSBCA Gold Certificate, co-Mr. Basketball; Bradley Fenton, Honorable Mention All-Central District, First Team All-OCC, Outstanding Rebounder, co-Mr. Basketball; and Dakota Chapman, Most Improved. Standing, Seth Badger, Honorable Mention All-OCC, OHSBCA Silver Certificate, Most Assists co-recipient; and Eric Ashbrook, OHSBCA Silver Certificate. Swanson and Fenton will participate in the District 11 All-Star Game today at 7:45 p.m. at Granville High School. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Utica's Abi Hays slides safely into second as Mount Vernon's Alex Rutherford tries to pick her off during Thursday's game. Mount Vernon's Keli Thompson looks on. style=

    Utica stifles Mount Vernon's bats, win 2-1

    Utica's Abi Hays slides safely into second as Mount Vernon's Alex Rutherford tries to pick her off during Thursday's game. Mount Vernon's Keli Thompson looks on. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • Utica centerfielder Abi Hays catches a fly ball off the bat of Mount Vernon's Abby Lyons during Thursday's game at Utica's home field. style=

    Utica stifles Mount Vernon's bats, win 2-1

    Utica centerfielder Abi Hays catches a fly ball off the bat of Mount Vernon's Abby Lyons during Thursday's game at Utica's home field. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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