According to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher, sixteen indictment were returned yesterday by the Knox County Grand Jury. Arraignment hearings in the cases are scheduled for January 18 before Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster.
MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon has a new law director. Former Knox County assistant prosecutor Charles "Chip"McConville took the oath of office this morning in Mount Vernon's Municipal Courtroom and replaces former law director William Smith, who retired.
MOUNT VERNON -- Flu season is in full force, and the ailment is hitting the area hard.
GAMBIER -- In its first meeting of 2013 Monday night, with all members present, Gambier Village Council re-elected Tom Stamp to the position of president.
CENTERBURG -- Centerburg Village Council held its first meeting of 2013 Monday evening, and its first order of business was to re-elect Dave Beck as council president.
MOUNT VERNON -- Two employees and two volunteers of the CES Credit Union received awards from their peers at the 2012 CES Credit Union Employee and Volunteer Recognition event held recently.
COLUMBUS -- State Representative Margaret Ann Ruhl was sworn in as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 130th General Assembly on Monday.
MOUNT VERNON -- A high school boys basketball game Wednesday featured an undefeated, but fledgling team from Mount Vernon, going down to defeat at the hands of their long-established crosstown rival, 76-63.