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Mount Vernon News August 28, 2012

New office building ready to roll

MOUNT VERNON -- Nine months ago, Rolls-Royce announced plans to erect a new office building at the northwest corner of Sandusky and Chestnut streets.

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Attorneys ask Freshwater be reinstated as teacher

MOUNT VERNON -- On Friday, attorneys for fired Mount Vernon Middle School science teacher John Freshwater -- R. Kelly Hamilton and affiliate attorney Rita Dunaway with The Rutherford Institute -- filed a merit brief with the Ohio Supreme Court asking that he be reinstated to his teaching position and be awarded monetary damages as a result of what the brief calls "his wrongful termination."

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Mount Vernon man killed in ATV accident

MOUNT VERNON -- A Mount Vernon man died following an all-terrain vehicle accident.

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Frost stable following ATV accident

BLADENSBURG -- A 14-year-old youth is in critical but stable condition at Nationwide Children’s Hospital following an all-terrain vehicle crash Aug. 23 on Frampton Road near Bladensburg.

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Forces clash at Cedar Mountain

The Democratic Banner had predicted that a major clash was coming between forces commanded by Confederate Gen. Stonewall Jackson and the new Union Army of Virginia under Gen. John Pope.

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Bridge rehab questioned

MOUNT VERNON -- The rehabilitation of two bridges near downtown Mount Vernon remain a bone of contention between Mike Hillier, at-large city councilman, and Mayor Richard Mavis.

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Highland sweeps Freddies in volleyball opener

SPARTA -- Highland volleyball coach Rob Terrill found out a little about his young team Monday.

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