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  • The New Hope Early Education Center gym was crowded with people waiting and dining on omelets and pancakes Thursday evening. The event was to benefit Citizens Supporting Developmental Disabilities. Thirty-one “celebrity” chefs, professionals from around Mount Vernon, cooked the omelets and baked the pancakes. Deserae Ashba, right, smiled when she accepted this omelet from Jana Shira, Knox County Job & Family Services. style=

    Getting an omelet from a celebrity

    The New Hope Early Education Center gym was crowded with people waiting and dining on omelets and pancakes Thursday evening. The event was to benefit Citizens Supporting Developmental Disabilities. Thirty-one “celebrity” chefs, professionals from around Mount Vernon, cooked the omelets and baked the pancakes. Deserae Ashba, right, smiled when she accepted this omelet from Jana Shira, Knox County Job & Family Services. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Tabitha Raver, left, and her attorney, Jim Giles, listen to Knox County Court of Common Pleas Judge Otho Eyster during Raver’s sentencing this morning. Raver was sentenced to a total of six years in prison in the death of her 3-year-old son. style=

    Raver sentenced to six years in prison

    Tabitha Raver, left, and her attorney, Jim Giles, listen to Knox County Court of Common Pleas Judge Otho Eyster during Raver’s sentencing this morning. Raver was sentenced to a total of six years in prison in the death of her 3-year-old son. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Retiring today from the Mount Vernon Fire Department are the last of seven paramedics hired from Knox Community Hospital in 1983. Pictured are, from left, Jake Frederick, Mike Cronin and Rick Cantrell.  style=

    Three paramedics retiring after 30 years

    Retiring today from the Mount Vernon Fire Department are the last of seven paramedics hired from Knox Community Hospital in 1983. Pictured are, from left, Jake Frederick, Mike Cronin and Rick Cantrell. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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