Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News July 16, 2012

Replex rejuvenates solar energy research

MOUNT VERNON -- Developing green power drives cutting edge industries, particularly in research and development departments.

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Murder trial starts with jury selection Tuesday

MOUNT VERNON -- Just over a year after Lilly Dawn Pressley-Claggett, 35, of St. Louisville, was shot and killed on Ohio 586 in southeastern Knox County, Michael T. Collins, 55, of Frazeysburg, will go to trial Tuesday for her death.

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Consumers ride bill roller coaster with utility estimates

MOUNT VERNON -- For those consumers not on a budget payment plan, the bills for electrical service can -- and do -- fluctuate from month to month.

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Missions trip to Nicaragua an eye-opening experience

MOUNT VERNON -- It was only one continent away, but two local residents experienced a whole different world during a recent missions trip to Managua, Nicaragua.

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Royals advance in District 5 tournament

SPARTA -- Two down, two to go. The Knox County Royals, representing Mount Vernon Post 136, are two wins away from their second straight American Legion District 5 championship.

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