Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News May 9, 2012

Jury duty less dramatic than TV version

MOUNT VERNON -- In an age of popular procedural television police dramas, real-life attorneys sometimes have to deal with what they call the CSI Effect.

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Grand jury indicts on sex, drug charges

MOUNT VERNON -- Eleven indictments were handed down by the Knox County Grand Jury on Monday, according to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher.

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Fredericktown Board of Education joins Career Center change effort

FREDERICKTOWN -- The Fredericktown school board on Tuesday voted to work with other local school boards to change the composition of the Knox County Career Center Board of Education.

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Johnnies, Redbirds dominate MBC meet

It was a good day to be a Johnnie. Or a Redbird. Johnstown and Loudonville dominated the Mid-Buckeye Conference championship track and field meet in Fredericktown on Tuesday.

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Young no-hits Linden McKinley in sectional

It could hardly be called a contest. Linden McKinley High School, whose team members had little or no collective experience in organized baseball, were scheduled to face a very experienced Utica Redskins team.

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