Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News May 4, 2013

First Friday opens with perfect weather

MOUNT VERNON -- Sunshine, clear skies, warm temperatures and just a slight breeze provided a perfect setting for the inaugural edition of the 2013 series of First Fridays in downtown Mount Vernon yesterday evening.

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Mount Vernon students score well in French exams

MOUNT VERNON -- All of the Mount Vernon High School students who participated in the 2013 National French Contest earned state rankings above 50.

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Community health assessment celebrated

MOUNT VERNON -- Wednesday's meeting of the Community Health Assessment Partnership committee was a "celebration following a two and a half year process,"according to Knox County Health Commissioner Julie Miller who welcomed those in attendance at the Knox County Health Department.

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Intersection project bids over estimate

MOUNT VERNON -- The city is seeking ways to reduce the cost of the intersection improvements at Sandusky and Chestnut streets and Sandusky and High streets, Mayor Richard Mavis reported at his weekly press briefing Friday.

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Jackets handled by Delaware, 9-2

MOUNT VERNON -- It's been a rough season for the Mount Vernon softball team.

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Colts, Scots dominate Freddie Invite

FREDERICKTOWN -- The Fredericktown Freddies and a pair of old rivals dominated the 2013 Fredericktown Invitational on Friday.

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