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Mount Vernon News October 20, 2012

Hotel ordered to fix overhead walkway

MOUNT VERNON -- The city has ordered the Curtis Inn to remove or repair the walkway over the alley between the hotel's buildings.

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Eighth-graders get real life lessons

MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon eighth-graders learned some real life financial lessons Friday when they participated in a Real Money, Real World simulation cosponsored by the school and the Knox County OSU Extension Office.

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New bill could hold back third graders

MOUNT VERNON -- Parents of some area kindergarten, first-, second- and third-graders may soon be getting letters from their schools as a result of the recently passed Ohio Senate Bill 316.

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Jackets battle Braves, elements but fall short

MOUNT VERNON -- For about three quarters, the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets were equal to the task.

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Devils clinch share of MBC with 42-6 win

DANVILLE -- On a rainy, muddy night in Danville, the normally high-powered Blue Devils turned to their mudders.

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Freddies defeat Centerburg in muddy mess

FREDERICKTOWN -- Tyler Ruhl had 145 rushing yards and three touchdowns for the host Fredericktown Freddies (5-4, 3-3 MBC) on Friday.

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River Valley scores early to beat Scots

SPARTA -- Rain and a good River Valley defense stifled Highland's running strength on Friday night, as the Vikings scored 20 first-half points to win, 20-7.

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Bulldogs compete, fall to Johnnies, 31-21

JOHNSTOWN -- Johnstown's dominant first half gave the impression that Friday's game would be a blowout, but East Knox came back with 21 second-half points to make it close at the end, despite losing 31-21.

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