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Mount Vernon News July 12, 2012

Grease: It's definitely electrifyin'

John who? Olivia who? Forget Travolta and Newton-John. Ashleigh and Nick Zarley light up the stage as Mount Vernon's hottest couple in MTVarts production of "Grease."

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Drum beats set the stage

LOUDONVILLE -- Native American dancers will converge at the Mohican Reservation campground for the 28th annual Great Mohican Pow-wow beginning Friday and continuing through Sunday.

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Commission says no to rezoning request

MOUNT VERNON -- It didn't take long for the Mount Vernon Planning Commission to reach a decision on the proposed rezoning of lots on Sandusky Street from Neighborhood Commercial to General Business.

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Produce distributed to area residents

MOUNT VERNON -- Produce was distributed at The Station Break, Mount Vernon, in conjunction with the Mid-Ohio Food Bank on Wednesday.

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Education key when it comes to family planning for women

MOUNT VERNON -- Women's health care, particularly women's reproductive health care, is an area that is frequently neglected by women for a variety of reasons.

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Correspondent surprised by lack of fighting

After a silence of about three weeks, I.N.H., the Banner correspondent with the 43rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, had another letter in the paper on June 17, 1862.

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Process begins for consolidating 9-1-1 centers

MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County 9-1-1 Board acted Tuesday to begin the process of consolidating the two call centers by the end of 2013.

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Fredericktown school board continues freeze on staff salaries

FREDERICKTOWN -- The Fredericktown school board on Tuesday ratified agreements with both the teachers'association and the classified workers'association that continue the freeze on base salaries.

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Centerburg All-Stars win high-scoring showdown

MOUNT VERNON -- It was a battle all the way, but the Centerburg 9- and 10-year-old All-Stars proved just a little too aggressive on the basepaths as they ran past the Mount Vernon 9-year-olds, 18-12, in Wednesday's District 5 Little League tournament game.

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Royals'struggles continue in 13-3 loss

MOUNT VERNON -- It's not the way Mount Vernon Post 136 wanted to play going into the district tournament.

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