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Mount Vernon News May 16, 2013

Leedy Road barn destroyed in fire

FREDERICKTOWN -- Fire Wednesday morning destroyed a barn and a camper on the property of Trent Wine at 10538 Leedy Road, Fredericktown Fire Chief Scott Mast reported.

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Shannon turns himself in

MOUNT VERNON -- A Mount Vernon man who has been wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for aggravated menacing has turned himself in.

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Sequester takes toll on local Head Start funding

MOUNT VERNON -- Automatic federal spending cuts went into effect this year as part the Budget Control Act which President Barack Obama signed into law in August 2011.

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Gen. Grant moves on Vicksburg

The same day -- April 30, 1863 -- that the Army of the Potomac stopped its advance into the Wilderness around the Chancellor house, Gen. Ulysses S. Grant began his move across the Mississippi River south of Vicksburg.

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Mount Vernon rolls past Scioto in semis

DELAWARE -- When the fourth-ranked Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets went to Buckeye Valley High School to face Dublin Scioto in Wednesday's Division II East Regional semifinal, they knew it wasn't going to be easy.

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Mickley's one-hitter leads Danville to sectional title

DANVILLE -- Danville Blue Devils head baseball coach Brian Bratton could be heard spouting a motto in the dugout during Wednesday's sectional final.

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