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Mount Vernon News June 26, 2012

Crops OK - for now

MOUNT VERNON -- Knox County's corn crop so far does not seem seriously affected by the hot, dry weather, but another week or so could change that.

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Mount Vernon ready for Fourth of July festivities

MOUNT VERNON -- The city of Mount Vernon is ready for next week's Fourth of July festivities at Memorial Park on Tuesday, July 3.

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Mount Vernon Fire Department wants investigative power

MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon Fire Department's Fire Inspector Terry Davis has been a police officer as long as he has been a firefighter.

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Morrow County store robbed

MOUNT GILEAD -- The Morrow County Sheriff's Office is investigating a reported armed robbery.

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Warm summer keeping water park busy

MOUNT VERNON -- Hiawatha Water Park/Pool has been busy so far this summer.

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Kurtz: Unemployment falls in Knox County

MOUNT VERNON -- A drop in the unemployment rate across the county was the report from Matthew Kurtz, director of Knox County Jobs and Family Services, when he met Monday morning with the Knox County Board of Commissioners.

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Group has plans for The Station Break depot

MOUNT VERNON -- Ink has yet to meet paper on the deal to move The Station Break into the former Dan Emmett Conference Center, but members of Foundation Park Conservancy are pushing forward to convert the old railway station into a showpiece for the park and the trail system.

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