MOUNT VERNON -- The importance of black history on the local level was the topic of a discussion titled, "Celebrating Black History Month 2013 -- The African American Experience in Knox County, Ohio,"on Saturday afternoon at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County.
MOUNT VERNON -- Saturday night's Distinguished Young Women scholarship program concluded with tears and warm embraces among the 2013 participants.
MOUNT VERNON -- How do short-term benefits affect long-term goals and needs? What is fair for all students? How does one avoid setting a precedent? What does a particular action do to the overall big picture? How does one balance best-case scenarios with real world actualities?
MOUNT VERNON -- The next phase in the improvement of security of Mount Vernon Municipal Court could begin soon.
MOUNT VERNON -- An investigation continues pertaining to the death of Brad Grosscup, who was found dead in an apartment house fire Feb. 14 at 209 Shirley Ave.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County Commissioners are being sued by a former Knox County resident after a 2011 flood caused damage to her Banning Road home.
COLUMBUS -- A 32-year-old Fredericktown man is accused of trying to have sex with a minor after an undercover sting operation by Franklin County authorities.
HILLIARD -- There was a little redemption in Saturday's Day 2 of the Division I Central District wrestling tournament at Hilliard Darby High School.
GAMBIER -- More than 900 swimmers converged on the Kenyon Athletic Center Sunday for the 45th Big Little Invitational on Sunday.
UTICA -- Most people would agree the first few minutes and the last few are the most important of a basketball game.
PHILO -- Ten area Division III wrestlers from four local schools made the journey to the tiny village of Philo for this year's Division III Central District wrestling tournament.