MOUNT VERNON -- Pulchra Oppidum, or Beautiful City, St. Vincent de Paul School's entry in the 2013 Future City competition, placed fourth overall and received some special awards as well.
MOUNT VERNON -- Decisions were made, and the annual budget was set by the city of Mount Vernon's appropriations committee on Jan. 19. City Auditor Terry Scott told the News that a balanced budget was reached Saturday after cutbacks were made to a few requests which had been submitted.
MOUNT VERNON -- The option to be able to vote early in an election may be a nice option for some people. But it has come with a price.
MOUNT VERNON -- Infrastructure, particularly roads and bridges, is an important part of modern life, but repair and maintenance of those essentials doesn't come cheap.
MOUNT VERNON -- The number of concealed carry weapon applications is up at the Knox County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff David Shaffer expects to see 100 application this month.
BRINKHAVEN -- A light bulb used for heat in a dog kennel was the apparent cause of a fire near Brinkhaven on Tuesday.
SPARTA -- As a team filled with youth, the Highland Scots are still learning the ropes.