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Mount Vernon News July 19, 2012

Agricultural Museum display honors WWII veterans

MOUNT VERNON -- An important exhibit at the Knox County Agricultural Museum honors the hundreds of Knox County residents who served in the armed forces during World War II.

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Prosecution lays foundation for case

MOUNT VERNON -- The trial of Michael Collins of Frazeysburg for the shooting death of Lilly Dawn Pressley-Claggett, 35, of St. Louisville, continued Wednesday with the prosecution continuing to lay out the foundation of its case.

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Water level low in Knox County

MOUNT VERNON -- The recent hot weather and sparse rainfall have had varying effects on the waterways in Knox County.

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Local schools: Lottery profits misleading

MOUNT VERNON -- Earlier this month, the Ohio Lottery announced a record sales year for fiscal year 2012, and transferred a record $771 million to the Lottery Profits Education Fund.

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Vargo looks to make a difference at the Knox County Fair

MOUNT VERNON -- The next couple of weeks are critical for Mount Vernon resident Mike Vargo’s petition drive as he runs for the president of the United States.

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Buffalo Wild Wings coming to Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON -- Those who enjoy casual dining in a sports bar atmosphere will soon have a local outlet when Buffalo Wild Wings comes to Mount Vernon.

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Centerburg replacing one of its water pumps

CENTERBURG -- Centerburg Village Council attempted to hold a special meeting Tuesday night to approve the purchase of a new water pump.

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Wednesday storm causes more power outages

MOUNT VERNON -- Summer thunderstorms continued to wreak havoc in Knox County and around central Ohio on Wednesday afternoon.

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