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Mount Vernon News April 10, 2013

Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County hires security service

MOUNT VERNON -- Since the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County has had some ongoing problems with a very small group of individuals, it has contracted with a security service to patrol the main branch, inside and out.

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County roads take back seat to declining revenue

MOUNT VERNON -- Maintaining county roads is increasingly difficult, not only in Knox County but across the state, as funding shortfalls increase rather like the cracks and potholes in the road.

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Six new sex charges filed against Sparks

MOUNT VERNON -- A Mount Vernon man awaiting sentencing from Licking County Court of Common Pleas on a charge of soliciting sex from a minor over the Internet is in the Lorain County Jail facing six more counts of the same charge of importuning.

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Residents will benefit from wording change

MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon residents could find it easier to voice an opinion on proposed City Council legislation with a recent change in language.

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Champions For Life addresses teen pregnancy

MOUNT VERNON -- A myriad of issues constantly bombard the average teen in today's society.

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All-county honors band to perform Thursday

MOUNT VERNON -- Music is in the air, and the entire community is invited to a free performance by the all-county schools band on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Memorial Theater in Mount Vernon.

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Fredericktown rolls past Utica, 11-1

UTICA -- The Fredericktown Freddies rolled into Utica on Tuesday to play their Mid-Buckeye Conference rival Redskins with a sense of purpose.

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Blue Devils defeat Johnnies for 1st win

DANVILLE -- The Danville softball team finally got off the snide.

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