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Mount Vernon News September 20, 2012

Volunteers make lunch delicious at St. Vincent

MOUNT VERNON -- A dedicated corps of volunteers help make the hot lunch program at St. Vincent de Paul School a success, and what some call the best school cafeteria in the county.

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Ohio Eastern Star resident remembered through food drive

MOUNT VERNON -- Max Winters'dream was remembered after he passed away in May at the Ohio Eastern Star Home on Gambier Road.

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Second Bull Run a repeat of first

On Sept. 2, 1862, readers of the Democratic Banner were confronted with the news of another major Union defeat in Virginia: The Second Battle of Bull Run.

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Others affected by Alzheimers, too

Ruth Weidemeyer would drive home from visiting her parents, both suffering from Alzheimer's Disease, praying, "Please, God, don't let him (Dad) forget Mom and me."

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Jackets prepare for unique Watkins offense

MOUNT VERNON -- For a football team, winning can be a habit. Losing can be one, too.

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Fredericktown, Danville looks to be even matchup

DANVILLE -- The second week of Mid-Buckeye Conference play already has area football teams fighting for the top spot in their race for the league title.

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Week 5 area football matchups

East Knox (3-1, 1-0) ran wild against Utica last week, getting 208 yards and two TDs from Mason Lyon and four scores from Dylan Wears to win, 40-20.

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