Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News February 28, 2013

Ohio Supreme Court hears Freshwater case

COLUMBUS -- John Freshwater got another day in court Wednesday as his latest attempt to get reinstated as a Mount Vernon school teacher was presented in oral arguments before the Ohio Supreme Court.

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Future of public health discussed

MOUNT VERNON -- A legislative committee is being formed to look at the future of public health in Ohio, Knox County Health Commissioner Julie Miller reported Wednesday.

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North Fork board commends student Emily Murnane

UTICA -- On Monday, the North Fork school board issued special commendations to junior high student Emily Murnane who has qualified for participation in the 2013 Ohio University's Scripps College of Communication Regional Spelling Bee.

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Holloway named trooper of year in the district

MOUNT GILEAD -- Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Coby Holloway at the Mount Gilead post, which includes Knox County, has been selected as Trooper of the Year for 2012 of the patrol's District 6.

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Hazen leads Devils past Tree of Life

DANVILLE -- The Danville Blue Devils are not a one-man band.

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Redskins cool off, fall to DeSales

GAHANNA -- The girls basketball season came to an end for the Utica Redskins on Thursday night when they ran into more defense than they could handle.

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