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Mount Vernon News November 28, 2012

Deer season time for charitable offerings

UTICA -- Ohio's deer-gun season got under way Monday and many hunters not only appreciate harvesting their own meat, they are responding to the season of giving by donating deer to programs like Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry (FHFH).

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Election results remain the same

MOUNT VERNON -- Provisional ballots from the Nov. 6 election have been certified and counted and overall election results remain unchanged.

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Collaboration between prosecutor, law enforcement part of process

MOUNT VERNON -- In the blockbuster film "Titanic,"actress Gloria Stewart famously said, "Thank you for that fine forensic analysis. ... Of course, the experience of it was somewhat different."So it also goes with law enforcement.

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Renaissance Foundation offers building use

MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County Renaissance Foundation opened the doors to the renovated Odd Fellows building during the Christmas Walk on Sunday.

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Editor blamed Abolitionists for McClellan's firing

With the fall elections over and Lincoln's supporters still in control of Congress, the President felt he could finally fire Gen. George McClellan as commander of the Army of the Potomac. He did so on Nov. 7, 1862.

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No. 1 Knox County dog tag up for auction

MOUNT VERNON -- If you think you have the No. 1 dog in Knox County, you can get the dog tag to prove it, at least for 2013.

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Treatment site back on the drawing board

MOUNT VERNON -- Knox County Commissioners met to hear opening bids Monday for a chlorination-dechlorination project for Pleasant View Acres wastewater treatment.

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Jackets start season on winning note

MOUNT VERNON -- It was obvious in the closing minutes of Tuesday's opener that the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets had a new attitude.

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East Knox starts hot, cruises to victory

HOWARD -- The East Knox Bulldogs took charge right from the opening tipoff, getting a big lead early and never looking back.

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Deer gun season bringing more local business

MOUNT VERNON -- It's early, but the 2012 deer gun season is looking to be one of the most successful in years.

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