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  • Preparing to board the Cessna 340 on Thursday at the Knox County Airport are, from left, Lou Gilliand, Brett Fletcher, Eugene Yarger and Merle Jarvis. style=

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    Preparing to board the Cessna 340 on Thursday at the Knox County Airport are, from left, Lou Gilliand, Brett Fletcher, Eugene Yarger and Merle Jarvis. (Photo by 1515161)

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  • Rows of quilts are hung at the annual Knox County Quilt show in the YMCA Sports Center for the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival. Suzanne Faehnel, Apple Valley, quilted these two which she described as generic and colorful. A quilter for 17 years she says these are for grandchildren not yet born. style=

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    Rows of quilts are hung at the annual Knox County Quilt show in the YMCA Sports Center for the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival. Suzanne Faehnel, Apple Valley, quilted these two which she described as generic and colorful. A quilter for 17 years she says these are for grandchildren not yet born. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Marcus Brandenburg enjoyed a pleasant Friday afternoon with his daughter, Evelynn, at the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival in downtown Mount Vernon. style=

    Father-daughter time

    Marcus Brandenburg enjoyed a pleasant Friday afternoon with his daughter, Evelynn, at the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival in downtown Mount Vernon. (Photo by William Hartman)

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  • Michael Simmons, left, and Lisa May were the winners in the 2012 Knox Idol contest held in conjunction with the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival. style=

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    Michael Simmons, left, and Lisa May were the winners in the 2012 Knox Idol contest held in conjunction with the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival. (Photo by )

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  • David Dizinno of Americana Dentata Works uses his scroll saw to create one of his wood sculptures on Friday. Dizinno has one of the many fine arts displays at the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival in downtown Mount Vernon through Sunday. style=

    Fine arts show offers wide variety of creative pieces

    David Dizinno of Americana Dentata Works uses his scroll saw to create one of his wood sculptures on Friday. Dizinno has one of the many fine arts displays at the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival in downtown Mount Vernon through Sunday. (Photo by Alan Reed)

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  • The Judge’s Choice was this design at the Floral Olympics, the Dan Emmett Music and Arts Festival flower show held at the Living Center. The creator, JoAnn Graham, calls this a stretch design with an archery theme. There are 87 exhibitors in the show featured at The Living Center, 201 N. Main St. The show is open to the public today from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. style=

    Floral Olympics

    The Judge’s Choice was this design at the Floral Olympics, the Dan Emmett Music and Arts Festival flower show held at the Living Center. The creator, JoAnn Graham, calls this a stretch design with an archery theme. There are 87 exhibitors in the show featured at The Living Center, 201 N. Main St. The show is open to the public today from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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