MOUNT VERNON -- Ariel Corp. was hailed as an American success story and provided the backdrop for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's Wednesday morning town meeting in Mount Vernon.
MOUNT VERNON -- The second presidential debate of 2012 will be held next week, when President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney will square off on foreign policy matters in a Town Hall meeting format.
MOUNT VERNON -- While a large crowd gathered inside Ariel Corp. to hear presidential candidate Mitt Romney, a number of people, a few with Romney-Ryan signs, waited outside to show support for the candidate.
MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon Middle School and Mount Vernon High School this year have focused on collaborating both professionally and socially.
MOUNT VERNON -- George Ellis appeared before judge Paul Spurgeon in Mount Vernon Municipal Court on Tuesday on charges of having animals run at large.
MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon Municipal Court Judge Paul Spurgeon set bond Wednesday for four sex offenders arrested as a result of Operation Autumn Sweep, a Knox County sweep to make sure convicted sex offenders are compliant with registration.
MOUNT VERNON -- A revision of the Knox County Local Emergency Planning Committee Constitution and Bylaws topped the meeting of the LEPC Wednesday.
MOUNT VERNON -- This is National Newspaper Week and this year's theme "Newspapers -- The Cornerstone of Your Community"aptly describes the Mount Vernon News.
HOWARD -- A community forum preceded Wednesday's meeting of the East Knox Board of Education.
GAMBIER -- A new outdoor classroom and picnic shelter is under way at the Brown Family Environmental Center at Kenyon College thanks to help from volunteers and a Lowe's/Keep America Beautiful Community Improvement Grant.
DANVILLE -- In the past two weeks, the Mount Vernon News Game of the Week has featured an overtime thriller and a Miracle Touchdown.
MOUNT VERNON -- After swallowing a tough pill in a 27-14 loss to Big Walnut last week, the Mount Vernon football team won't have to look far for a reason to get back on the saddle -- archrival Delaware is on tap this Friday.
Northridge (3-4, 1-3) faced possibly the best defense in the Mid-Buckeye Conference in Danville last week, falling 40-0.
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