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  • The exhibit featuring Shellmar Products, Continental Can Co., Ludlow and American National Can is open and evolving at the Knox County Historical Society Museum. style=

    History of factories preserved at museum

    The exhibit featuring Shellmar Products, Continental Can Co., Ludlow and American National Can is open and evolving at the Knox County Historical Society Museum. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Larry Stimpert, left, Jan Atkinson and Donivan Rine are among those who compiled the information for “Bladensburg, Ohio 1833-2012.” style=

    Book chronicles Bladensburg’s history

    Larry Stimpert, left, Jan Atkinson and Donivan Rine are among those who compiled the information for “Bladensburg, Ohio 1833-2012.” (Photo by Pam Schehl)

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  • These colored Easter eggs are just playing it cool, in the refrigerator at Domino’s Pizza on South Main Street. There are 240 dozen eggs ready to be harvested by eager youngsters Saturday morning at 10 a.m. Memorial Park on Mount Vernon Avenue. The start time is 10 a.m. Members of Lakeholm Church of the Nazarene decorated the eggs. style=

    Egg season

    These colored Easter eggs are just playing it cool, in the refrigerator at Domino’s Pizza on South Main Street. There are 240 dozen eggs ready to be harvested by eager youngsters Saturday morning at 10 a.m. Memorial Park on Mount Vernon Avenue. The start time is 10 a.m. Members of Lakeholm Church of the Nazarene decorated the eggs. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Which Path of Holy Week to take is considered by members of the Centerburg United Methodist Church. Seated from left, in front, are Susie Altizer and Pastor Vicky Kelley. In the center is Sue Siegel and Brenda Eagon, and at right are George Thatcher and Barbara Thatcher. style=

    Follow Christ’s journey along the Path of Holy Week

    Which Path of Holy Week to take is considered by members of the Centerburg United Methodist Church. Seated from left, in front, are Susie Altizer and Pastor Vicky Kelley. In the center is Sue Siegel and Brenda Eagon, and at right are George Thatcher and Barbara Thatcher. (Photo by Rhonda Bletner)

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  • Ignite Youth Ministry at Fredericktown Free Will Baptist Church mixes fun with lessons. Joining in the fun, clockwise from left, are Carter Pond, Samantha Jennings, Zachariah Tallman, Quinton Squires, Breann Butt, youth pastor Matt Pond, his wife Laura Pond, and Elijah Tucker. style=

    New pastor ignites church youth

    Ignite Youth Ministry at Fredericktown Free Will Baptist Church mixes fun with lessons. Joining in the fun, clockwise from left, are Carter Pond, Samantha Jennings, Zachariah Tallman, Quinton Squires, Breann Butt, youth pastor Matt Pond, his wife Laura Pond, and Elijah Tucker. (Photo by Rhonda Bletner)

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  • This property at 12408 Cotton Street is one of 12 properties that will come down during the first set of demolitions as part of Knox County’s $404,000 share of the Moving Ohio Forward grant. style=

    First round of demolition moving forward

    This property at 12408 Cotton Street is one of 12 properties that will come down during the first set of demolitions as part of Knox County’s $404,000 share of the Moving Ohio Forward grant. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Danville junior Kat Mickley returns to a team that won a district championship in 2012 but is missing nine seniors to graduation. style=

    Area softball teams make strides in ’13

    Danville junior Kat Mickley returns to a team that won a district championship in 2012 but is missing nine seniors to graduation. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Mount Vernon senior Jess Wellman is one of only three players returning from last year’s varsity team. style=

    Upcoming MV season filled with questions

    Mount Vernon senior Jess Wellman is one of only three players returning from last year’s varsity team. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Mount Vernon’s Nick Hoar pitches during the second inning of Thursday’s scrimmage against Lakewood at Mount Vernon’s baseball stadium. High school baseball season begins locally Saturday, while the Yellow Jackets make their 2013 debut Monday at home against Mansfield Madison. style=

    Mount Vernon Scrimmage

    Mount Vernon’s Nick Hoar pitches during the second inning of Thursday’s scrimmage against Lakewood at Mount Vernon’s baseball stadium. High school baseball season begins locally Saturday, while the Yellow Jackets make their 2013 debut Monday at home against Mansfield Madison. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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