MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon Fire Department Chief Chris Menapace had a walk-through of the structure at 2 Pittsburgh Avenue the a representative of the Ohio State Fire Marshal's Office on Thursday.
MOUNT VERNON -- On Friday, Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster sentenced George E. Orndorff, 48, Mount Vernon, to 12 years in prison after convicting Orndorff of four counts of gross sexual imposition.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Coshocton Avenue widening project will cost more than expected, but it should still get under way as scheduled in late May or early June.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Mount Vernon City Schools Board of Education met in special session Friday to continue discussions regarding Knox County Educational Service charges and bills for the services it provides to MVCSD, the pros and cons of doing a community perception survey and the advisability of commissioning a facilities study.
MOUNT VERNON -- A Cardington man is in the Knox County Jail after being apprehended stealing scrap metal Friday afternoon.
MOUNT VERNON -- With the arrival of the spring planting season, farmers may find it necessary to move large and/or slow-moving equipment on area roads.
H.M. Ramsey, editor of the Mount Vernon Republican, died March 24, 1862. Lecky Harper reported the death of his rival in the April 1 edition of the Democratic Banner with an article that praised the character of his competitor.
GRANVILLE -- On a night that featured some spectaular lightning and thunder, the North boys beat the South, 76-73 in the nightcap of the 2012 District 11 All-Star Game doubleheader at Granville High School on Friday.
HOWARD -- Maybe it was their fourth game in five days. Maybe they had to hurry to beat the incoming storms. Maybe it was just an off night.
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