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Mount Vernon News October 5, 2012

Jobs & Family Services a saving grace for those in need

MOUNT VERNON -- Welfare is a sobering reality for many. But fortunately for Knox County residents, numerous sources of assistance are available, chiefly through the Knox County Office of Jobs &Family Services.

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Mount Vernon school investigating students being threatened

MOUNT VERNON -- The Mount Vernon Police Department and city school administrators are investigating reports of middle school students being threatened by another knife-wielding middle schooler.

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What does it mean to be a Republican?

Republicans believe decision-making should occur as locally as possible, not based in federal agencies that are far removed from the people.

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'The Bad Seed'receives six awards

MOUNT VERNON -- Over this past Labor Day weekend the Ohio Community Theater Association held its annual state festival in Columbus.

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Walk For Life surpasses goal

MOUNT VERNON -- Care Net Pregnancy Services of Knox County held its 20th Annual Walk For Life on Sept. 22.

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Schafer Gear Works acquires Dana

South Bend, Ind. -- Schafer Gear Works has acquired the assets of Dana Holding Corporation's leisure, all-terrain and utility vehicle axle and differential business including their related manufacturing facilities in Fredericktown and Blacklick.

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Yellow Jackets turn pink at Volley for the Cure

MOUNT VERNON -- The annual "Volley for the Cure"means more than volleyball at Mount Vernon High School.

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Simpson honored as Trojans sweep

CENTERBURG -- On a night when senior Tristen Simpson was honored for a high school volleyball milestone, the Centerburg Trojans remained undefeated in Mid-Buckeye Conference volleyball, sweeping the visiting Danville Blue Devils, 25-8, 25-13, 25-16.

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