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  • A Kehn Krane Co. truck from Columbus cut the corner too sharp turning from West Ohio Avenue onto South Mulberry Street this morning and hit this AEP power pole. The impact snapped the pole near the top. AEP was on the scene to replace the pole. It was expected to take most of the day for the repair. style=

    Too sharp

    A Kehn Krane Co. truck from Columbus cut the corner too sharp turning from West Ohio Avenue onto South Mulberry Street this morning and hit this AEP power pole. The impact snapped the pole near the top. AEP was on the scene to replace the pole. It was expected to take most of the day for the repair. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Research at Replex Plastics explores how Replex mirrors can make advancements for economical use of solar energy. Custom designed modules intensify sunlight on specially designed panels in the system pictured at right. The research is being funded by an Ohio Third Frontier Grant. style=

    Replex rejuvenates solar energy research

    Research at Replex Plastics explores how Replex mirrors can make advancements for economical use of solar energy. Custom designed modules intensify sunlight on specially designed panels in the system pictured at right. The research is being funded by an Ohio Third Frontier Grant. (Photo by Rhonda Bletner)

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  • Knox County Royals center fielder Kory Shackle, left, and right fielder Mitch Sellers nearly collide trying to catch a fly ball in the fourth inning of Saturday’s game against Utica Post 92 in the District 5 American Legion Tournament at Highland Community Park. Shackle made the catch to end the inning. style=

    Royals advance in District 5 tournament

    Knox County Royals center fielder Kory Shackle, left, and right fielder Mitch Sellers nearly collide trying to catch a fly ball in the fourth inning of Saturday’s game against Utica Post 92 in the District 5 American Legion Tournament at Highland Community Park. Shackle made the catch to end the inning. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Knox County Royals’ shortstop Riley Swanson throws to first to get the putout in the fourth inning of Saturday’s game against Utica Post 92 in the District 5 American Legion Tournament at Highland Community Park. The Royals won, 8-1. style=

    Royals advance in District 5 tournament

    Knox County Royals’ shortstop Riley Swanson throws to first to get the putout in the fourth inning of Saturday’s game against Utica Post 92 in the District 5 American Legion Tournament at Highland Community Park. The Royals won, 8-1. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Mount Vernon’s Blake Mrumlinski slides in safely as Northwest Licking third baseman Dylen Conley applies the tag during their District 5 tournament game Saturday at Phillips Park. Mount Vernon won 15-4. style=

    Kokosing Valley earns berth in title game

    Mount Vernon’s Blake Mrumlinski slides in safely as Northwest Licking third baseman Dylen Conley applies the tag during their District 5 tournament game Saturday at Phillips Park. Mount Vernon won 15-4. (Photo by Chloe Coleman)

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  • Mount Vernon shortstop Gary Rucker (8) and second baseman Alex Bowers collide as they attempt to catch a pop fly behind second base during the team’s game with Northwest Licking on Saturday. style=

    Kokosing Valley earns berth in title game

    Mount Vernon shortstop Gary Rucker (8) and second baseman Alex Bowers collide as they attempt to catch a pop fly behind second base during the team’s game with Northwest Licking on Saturday. (Photo by Chloe Coleman)

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  • Trent Creager, 21, runs the ball for the Mount Vernon Militia during Saturday’s game against the Akron Chargers. The semi-pro football team marked its first win with a 37-34 victory on the road. No further information was provided. style=

    Running for a victory

    Trent Creager, 21, runs the ball for the Mount Vernon Militia during Saturday’s game against the Akron Chargers. The semi-pro football team marked its first win with a 37-34 victory on the road. No further information was provided. (Photo by Samantha Scoles)

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