HOWARD -- A second setback in less than five months'time has befallen one local youth. But leave it to the East Knox community to provide an emotional lift when things get tough.
MOUNT VERNON -- Area fire chiefs support the consolidation of the Mount Vernon City and Knox County 9-1-1 dispatch centers as well as moving the combined center to a discrete location where dispatchers would be less distracted from their primary duties.
MOUNT VERNON -- Emergency Management Director Mark Maxwell discussed staffing with the EMA board Thursday, explaining that he spoke with a director in Butler County who has five full-time employees on staff.
MOUNT VERNON -- Some budget questions were clarified Thursday afternoon when Sheriff David Shaffer and Jan Wasiluk, administrative assistant, met with the board of commissioners.
MOUNT VERNON -- Progress on the construction of the new wastewater treatment plant in Howard was the report from county water/wastewater superintendent Ray Withers when he met with the Knox County Board of Commissioners on Thursday morning.
MOUNT VERNON -- The renewal of an operations levy will be brought to Knox County voters in the May 7 primary election as announced Thursday morning by Steve Oster, superintendent of the Knox County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland Community Action Commission's Emergency HEAP program continues to serve those in need with their home heating bills.
MOUNT VERNON -- The following area offices and businesses will be closed Monday in observation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
FREDERICKTOWN -- It's only fitting that two teams tied for first place should play right to the final buzzer.
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