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  • Workers for Park Enterprise Construction place another section of storm sewer line on the south side of Coshocton Avenue just west of Vernonview Drive. The storm sewer is being replaced as part of the widening and safety project being administered by the Ohio Department of Transportation. Traffic is expected to be tied up with construction projects on the major roadway through November. style=

    Only the beginning

    Workers for Park Enterprise Construction place another section of storm sewer line on the south side of Coshocton Avenue just west of Vernonview Drive. The storm sewer is being replaced as part of the widening and safety project being administered by the Ohio Department of Transportation. Traffic is expected to be tied up with construction projects on the major roadway through November. (Photo by Chuck Martin)

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  • The “Click It or Ticket” national seat belt enforcement mobilization promotion was kicked off in Mount Vernon on Wednesday morning. Participating in the local promotion are, from left, Ohio State Highway Patrolman Todd Carpenter, Knox County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Wilson, OSU Extension agent and Knox County Safe Communities Coalition member Larry Hall, county health educator and Coalition program director JoAnn Kerr, Blubaugh Body and Frame general manager Louie Blubaugh, KCSO Deputy Tim Light, OSHP Patrolman Gary Lewis and Mount Vernon Police officer Brian Weiser. style=

    Law enforcement kicks off program

    The “Click It or Ticket” national seat belt enforcement mobilization promotion was kicked off in Mount Vernon on Wednesday morning. Participating in the local promotion are, from left, Ohio State Highway Patrolman Todd Carpenter, Knox County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Wilson, OSU Extension agent and Knox County Safe Communities Coalition member Larry Hall, county health educator and Coalition program director JoAnn Kerr, Blubaugh Body and Frame general manager Louie Blubaugh, KCSO Deputy Tim Light, OSHP Patrolman Gary Lewis and Mount Vernon Police officer Brian Weiser. (Photo by Alan Reed)

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  • The East Knox school board on Wednesday recognized several employees for their dedicated service to the district. Pictured are, from left, Sherrell Benedict, Gwen Dugan, Sharon Ewalt and Doug Smith.  style=

    East Knox to freeze some salaries

    The East Knox school board on Wednesday recognized several employees for their dedicated service to the district. Pictured are, from left, Sherrell Benedict, Gwen Dugan, Sharon Ewalt and Doug Smith. (Photo by Pam Schehl)

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  • Safire Sun will take the stage Saturday as the opening act for Mary Raybon during the 47th annual benefit show for College Township/Gambier Fire Department. Pictured, from left, are Ethan Whitehair, Brittney Hickey, Allie Dible, Darell Sanson, Yvonne Sanson and Marty Townsend. style=

    Dible shines in Safire Sun, opening act for Marty Raybon

    Safire Sun will take the stage Saturday as the opening act for Mary Raybon during the 47th annual benefit show for College Township/Gambier Fire Department. Pictured, from left, are Ethan Whitehair, Brittney Hickey, Allie Dible, Darell Sanson, Yvonne Sanson and Marty Townsend. (Photo by News file photo)

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  • Centerburg’s Jacob Sutton, right, comes home on a single by Ethan Van Dyke during Wednesday’s sectional semifinal game against Cardington-Lincoln. style=

    Centerburg, East Knox post sectional wins

    Centerburg’s Jacob Sutton, right, comes home on a single by Ethan Van Dyke during Wednesday’s sectional semifinal game against Cardington-Lincoln. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • Centerburg’s Lexy Helfant hits a single during the seventh inning of Wednesday’s sectional semifinal against Northridge. The Vikings won, 1-0. style=

    Trojans fall to Northridge

    Centerburg’s Lexy Helfant hits a single during the seventh inning of Wednesday’s sectional semifinal against Northridge. The Vikings won, 1-0. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • Highland’s Evan Webb (11) tries to tag out Whitehall-Yearling’s Cody Koons on a steal attempt while Highland’s Jett Swetland (32) looks on during Wednesday’s sectional semifinal. The Rams won, 5-3. style=

    Highland upset by Whitehall, 5-3

    Highland’s Evan Webb (11) tries to tag out Whitehall-Yearling’s Cody Koons on a steal attempt while Highland’s Jett Swetland (32) looks on during Wednesday’s sectional semifinal. The Rams won, 5-3. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Highland’s Jett Swetland is tagged out trying to reach home on a sacrifice fly attempt during Wednesday’s game. style=

    Highland upset by Whitehall, 5-3

    Highland’s Jett Swetland is tagged out trying to reach home on a sacrifice fly attempt during Wednesday’s game. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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