Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News July 25, 2012

Young competitors make a statement

MOUNT VERNON -- The youth of Knox County once again displayed their skills and knowledge on Tuesday at the Knox County Fair in the numerous junior fair livestock judging competitions.

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Indian artifacts on display at fair

MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County Chapter of the Archeological Society of Ohio has an interesting display open to fairgoers this week that highlight Indian artifacts.

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Junior draft horse show kicks off fair

MOUNT VERNON -- The 2012 Junior Fair Draft Horse and Pony Show was held Sunday, opening day of the Knox County Fair.

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Drug networks can reach the smallest towns

Any student of economics knows the law of supply and demand, and nowhere does it play out more dramatically than in the illegal drug trade along America's porous borders.

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Harness racing record set

MOUNT VERNON -- On a Tuesday evening full of familiar faces at the Knox County Fairgrounds, it was a newcomer that walked off with a brand new track record.

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Stover shines at Motocross

MOUNT VERNON -- Day 3 of the Knox County Fair saw some of the best in Motocross take to the dirt course for some early-evening racing on Tuesday, courtesy of Competition Riders of America.

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