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Mount Vernon News February 22, 2013

Mount Vernon school board approves coaches

MOUNT VERNON -- With the exception of a presentation by the middle school and a report on the district's facilities study conducted by MKC, Monday's meeting of the Mount Vernon school board was largely routine.

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Bond set for Lang, Pilotti on arson charges

MOUNT VERNON -- Bond was set for Jedidiah Lang and Amber Pilotti in Knox County Court of Common Pleas this morning as both appeared for arraignment on two counts of aggravated arson.

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Soroptimist chapter promotes women at Distinguished Young Women luncheon

MOUNT VERNON -- A time to reflect on the experiences with their host moms and thank them for their hospitality was the agenda when the 2013 Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program contestants enjoyed their final luncheon Thursday at The Alcove.

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McAlpins join in the March For Life

DANVILLE -- Cold weather didn't stop a national march at the nation's capital which included some local representation once again this year.

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Special election to be in May

MOUNT VERNON -- The 2013 May election in Knox County will be a Special Election rather than a Primary Election and that means there will not be any candidates on the May ballot.

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Whit's Frozen Custard confirmed in Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON -- Confirmation has been received by the News on Whit's Frozen Custard bringing a franchise location to Mount Vernon.

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Defense leads Freddies to sectional title

FREDERICKTOWN -- It was the final home game of the season for the Fredericktown Freddies. For a while, it looked like the final game of the season, period.

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Spartans end Trojans'season

CENTERBURG -- When the Centerburg Trojans met the Pleasant Spartans in girls basketball action earlier this season, the Trojans clawed their way to a victory.

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