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  • Would-be thieves did not find any money when they broke into First Congregational United Church of Christ, but trashed the office of secretary Sharon Robertson, pictured here. style=

    Rash of burglaries strike area churches

    Would-be thieves did not find any money when they broke into First Congregational United Church of Christ, but trashed the office of secretary Sharon Robertson, pictured here. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Over 295 vehicles drove through Saturday’s Mount Vernon News Recycling Day in an effort to keep newspapers and magazines out of our landfills. The semi-annual event allows News readers the convenience of hassle-free recycling and the benefit of a free one month subscription to the News. Employees spent the morning unloading recyclable materials and placing them in containers provided by Rumpke. Pictured, from left, are Dean Hammons, press room manager; Corby Wise, advertising manager; Liz Lutwick, assistant publisher; and Kay Culbertson, publisher. style=

    Recycling newspapers

    Over 295 vehicles drove through Saturday’s Mount Vernon News Recycling Day in an effort to keep newspapers and magazines out of our landfills. The semi-annual event allows News readers the convenience of hassle-free recycling and the benefit of a free one month subscription to the News. Employees spent the morning unloading recyclable materials and placing them in containers provided by Rumpke. Pictured, from left, are Dean Hammons, press room manager; Corby Wise, advertising manager; Liz Lutwick, assistant publisher; and Kay Culbertson, publisher. (Photo by Samantha Scoles)

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  • Manager Tonya Baughman is pictured in the infant/toddler section of Colonial Books and Kids Shelf. The store has reached a 25-year milestone. style=

    Kids Shelf celebrates 25 years

    Manager Tonya Baughman is pictured in the infant/toddler section of Colonial Books and Kids Shelf. The store has reached a 25-year milestone. (Photo by Pam Schehl)

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  • Centerburg’s William Thatcher sprints to the finish line to win the Mid-Buckeye Conference championship cross country race at Fredericktown on Saturday. style=

    Freddies sweep at MBC meet

    Centerburg’s William Thatcher sprints to the finish line to win the Mid-Buckeye Conference championship cross country race at Fredericktown on Saturday. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Centerburg junior Faithe Carr tees off at the eighth hole on the Ohio State University Gray Course at the Division II Girls State Golf Tournament. style=

    Carr improves at state golf tourney

    Centerburg junior Faithe Carr tees off at the eighth hole on the Ohio State University Gray Course at the Division II Girls State Golf Tournament. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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