Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News June 16, 2012

Trustees support outsourcing at Kenyon

GAMBIER -- Kenyon College employees had some of their questions answered during a forum held in Bolton Theater on Friday.

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Emotional start to Relay for Life

MOUNT VERNON -- The 2012 Relay for Life of Knox County opened Friday night at Mount Vernon High School with the Survivor's Lap.

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City treasurer's move could cost his job

MOUNT VERNON -- Whether or not city treasurer Jim Shipley still lives in Mount Vernon is not in question; he does not. The question of whether or not he should keep his elected position in the city; however, is not so black and white.

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Work moves east on Coshocton Avenue

MOUNT VERNON -- The next phase of work on Coshocton Avenue will be in the area of Ruby Tuesday restaurant, city engineer Cameron Keaton reported.

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Man gets prison after stealing from elderly

MOUNT VERNON -- On Friday, June 15, Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster convicted Rodney L. Carpenter, 42, Fredericktown, of theft from an elderly person and sentenced him to 15 months in prison.

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