MOUNT VERNON -- The recent school shooting in Connecticut has focused a spotlight on school safety issues, and some people believe it would make sense to allow school personnel to carry weapons as a defense against armed intruders.
MOUNT VERNON -- Whether or not school administrators should have a gun is a question for local school boards, according to Mike Dewine, Ohio attorney general.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A former Fredericktown man was shot and killed by law enforcement Saturday after he took a gun into the hospital where his wife was a patient and shot three people.
MOUNT VERNON -- The first day of winter brought the first winter storm of the season to Knox County on Thursday evening, bringing with it strong winds resulting in a few cases of downed trees and power lines.
MOUNT VERNON -- Discussion took place about handling finances through a lean year in 2013 when the Knox County Board of Health met Wednesday evening at the Knox County Health Department.
MOUNT VERNON -- Knox County Commissioners, including commissioner-elect Thom Collier, spent about an hour and a half Thursday closeted in an executive session with Dog Warden Jim St. Clair and Assistant County Prosecutor Chip McConville.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County Sheriff's Office has acquired a specialized vehicle from the military under the 1033 program of surplus military supplies for police agencies.
The debacle at Fredericksburg was bound to bring out the charges and countercharges in the newspapers.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Executive Committee of the Knox County Republican Party met last week at the Alcove Restaurant in Mount Vernon.
FREDERICKTOWN -- Planning a family reunion, class reunion, birthday party, baby shower or any other occasion where people gather together?
MOUNT VERNON -- It came down to the final match of the night.
DANVILLE -- The Centerburg Trojans, led by Stacey Fielding (13 points) and Kendall Compton (12 points), defeated the Danville Blue Devils, 45-34, in Thursday Mid-Buckeye Conference girls basketball action.
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