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Mount Vernon News December 19, 2012

Juveniles apprehended after thefts

MOUNT VERNON -- A foot chase resulted in the apprehension of two suspects in a series of vehicle break-ins Tuesday morning.

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Fertilizer runoff a growing concern in country

MOUNT VERNON -- Manure application was the main topic of the Knox County Farmers Breakfast on Tuesday, but they weren't talking politics.

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Army man surprises his mom for Christmas

MOUNT VERNON -- Tuesday evening Wendy Ford thought she was meeting her friend Helen Crispens and her family at Fiesta Mexicana for dinner and a visit.

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A bloody defeat at Fredericksburg

Democratic Banner readers undoubtedly knew about the Dec. 13, 1862, debacle at Fredericksburg well before they read the accounts published in the Dec. 20 edition.

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Danville honors students and athletes

DANVILLE -- The Danville school board on Monday extended formal commendations to participants in fall school sports and co-curricular activities.

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North Fork changes treasurer's retirement date

UTICA -- Monday's meeting of the North Fork Board of Education was largely routine, Treasurer Jack McDonald reported to the News on Tuesday.

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Parsons honored by Kno-Ho-Co

DANVILLE -- Gambier resident Sally Parsons was honored Tuesday night for nearly three decades of service to the Kno-Ho-Co Ashland Community Action Commission.

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Jackets'home win streak ends against Orange

MOUNT VERNON -- This one had all the makings of an exciting Ohio Capital Conference clash between last season's Capital Division co-champions and, for awhile, it was.

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