MOUNT VERNON -- Many Knox County families will be able to get much needed help when they need it thanks to the 2012 Food for the Hungry drive.
MOUNT VERNON -- The annual Shopping Cart Derby introduced an element of fun to the Food for the Hungry drive and everyone was a winner though not everyone went home with a trophy.
BLADENSBURG -- With a light rain falling prior to the start of the 2012 annual Bladensburg Christmas Parade on Sunday, participants were lining up at East Knox Elementary School ready for the annual festivities, rain or shine.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Mount Vernon Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at 3:42 this morning at the Duke and Duchess Shoppe at 814 Coshocton Ave.
MOUNT VERNON -- There's often something special that touches the heart each year during the Christmas season. And that special touch is alive and well in Knox County.
MOUNT VERNON -- A dark and gloomy evening was brightened Sunday as flickers of candlelight circled the globe in an international Compassionate Friends worldwide candle-lighting ceremony honoring all the children around the world whose lives ended too soon.
The Democratic Banner didn't always carry much information from some of the far-flung battlefields of the Civil War, but on Dec. 13, 1962, the day Gen. Ambrose Burnside was launching his futile assaults at Fredericksburg, Banner readers learned about a key fight that left northwest Arkansas firmly in Union hands.
MOUNT VERNON -- Care Net Pregnancy Services of Knox County announces Sue Kaiser as the Volunteer of the Quarter.
SPARTA -- Saturday was an emotional day -- wrestling tournaments usually are. But, Saturday took on an added significance for the Highland wrestling team as it hosted the annual Jeremy Ammons Kilted Klassic.
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