The Ohio School Boards Association honored Mount Vernon school board president Margie Bennett for her 25 years of board service. Presenting the plaque is Mount Vernon school superintendent Steve Short. (Photo by Pam Schehl)
These Eastern Knox County Joint Fire District firefighter-paramedics have new heart monitors to better care for patients with heart problems. From left are EMS chief Marcia Durbin, Mark Reed, Isaac Hershberger, Mike Smith and Ben Young. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)
Mount Vernon’s Sierra Basista, center, goes for a layup while Centerburg’s Kendall Compton defend during the fourth quarter Monday’s nonconference game. Basista’s basket was part of a 14-0 run that lifted the Yellow Jackets past the Trojans, 52-49. Mount Vernon’s Sammy Cunningham (21) looks on. (Photo by Bill Davis)
Mount Vernon’s Emily Nussbaum gathers a steal as Centerburg’s Faithe Carr (5) and Taylor Dudley defend during the final minute of Monday’s nonconference game. Mount Vernon won, 52-49. (Photo by Bill Davis)
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