MOUNT VERNON -- Fifty-two-year-old Brad Grosscup died from asphyxia and blunt force trauma to the head, Knox County Coroner Jennifer Ogle told the News. Asphyxia was the result of a "smothering type mechanism."
MOUNT VERNON -- Althea Dye and Chris Fletcher of Howard were the 2013 recipients of the Luke B. Biggs Award from the Kiwanis Club of Mount Vernon.
MOUNT VERNON -- Volunteering has brought a new sense of purpose to Everett "Buddy"Gasbarro's life.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County Commissioners on Monday proclaimed April to be Child Abuse Prevention Month and expressed support for Prevent Child Abuse Ohio's campaign "Pinwheels for Prevention"by dedicating a display of 539 pinwheels to draw attention to the problem.
DANVILLE -- The village of Danville is considering raising its water rates.
GAMBIER -- Organic daily farming has enabled his community to farm profitably and maintain the Amish rural lifestyle, an Amish bishop, farmer and writer from Holmes County told a large crowd at Kenyon College, Monday evening.
MOUNT VERNON -- While a number of items required its attention Monday evening, Gambier Village Council also devoted discussion to fire department services.
GAMBIER -- More than a dozen resolutions in council business and appeals from the public were given due attention at Gambier Village Council's April meeting Monday night.
CENTERBURG -- A routine Village Council meeting Monday night at Town Hall focused largely on budget issues as well as taxation, insurance and utility matters.
SPARTA -- There's no better way to open up a season than facing one of your biggest rivals.