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Mount Vernon News August 16, 2012

Back-to-school vouchers go quickly

MOUNT VERNON -- The scene in Danville Wednesday was similar to the one Tuesday in Mount Vernon where a long line of Knox County residents waited to pick up vouchers for clothing, school supplies and taxable items like personal care products

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OSU president makes stop in Knox County

MILLWOOD -- Chants of O-H I-O were heard when alumni, friends and fans of The Ohio State University were treated to a spirited rally Wednesday afternoon when OSU President E. Gordon Gee made a stop in Knox County near Millwood.

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Tour and forum at MVMS

MOUNT VERNON -- More than 100 individuals turned out Wednesday evening for the inaugural Our Schools Our Community event.

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Mount Vernon couple arrested in death of 4-year-old

MOUNT VERNON -- A Mount Vernon couple is in the Knox County Jail, held on felony charges of child endangerment related to the death of 4-year-old Kendrick Breece.

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CSS Arkansas had short career in the American Civil War

In most respects, the American Civil War was a conventional 19th century conflict: Armies organized into infantry, cavalry and artillery maneuvered to gain advantages and fought to control territory or destroy the enemy.

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Music, cars at Hotrods for Heroes

FREDERICKTOWN -- The 12th edition of the Fredericktown Bluegrass Festival and Car show has a new name and a new venue, but it is still the place to be for music lovers and vintage car and motorcycle buffs.

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Jackets improving, place third in OCC

HOWARD -- The Mount Vernon Yellow Jacket golf team isn't winning yet -- but it's headed in the right direction.

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