Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News May 7, 2012

Man shot after stealing sheriff's cruiser

SPARTA -- Events are still unclear this morning surrounding the shooting of a man believed to have stolen a Knox County Sheriff's Office cruiser Sunday night.

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Fire damages home, kills several animals

MOUNT VERNON -- It was a group effort Sunday after a fire broke out at the home of Neil and Debra McIlvoy at 12092 Upper Gilchrist Road.

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No progress in negotiations between KCH, Anthem

MOUNT VERNON -- The negotiations between the Knox Community Hospital Physicians Group and the health care insurance company Anthem/Blue Cross/Blue Shield remain at an impasse, and there has been no apparent progress toward a compromise since September 2011.

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Graham saves man from drowning

MOUNT VERNON -- Michelle Graham has many titles -- mother, wife, daughter, caregiver, friend. After saving a drowning man in Foundation Park on Saturday, she can add hero to that list.

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Mount Vernon woman jailed after one-vehicle accident

MOUNT VERNON -- A Mount Vernon woman is in the Knox County Jail after multiple charges were filed following a one-vehicle crash on Friday.

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