Mount Vernon News
 

Mount Vernon News May 21, 2013

Baldridge indicted for attempted murder

MOUNT VERNON -- A Mount Vernon man was indicted on an attempted murder charge Monday after he struck a Danville police officer with his vehicle while eluding law enforcement during Sunday’s chase through Knox County.

Read more


Short, others recognized for commitment to children

MOUNT VERNON -- A number of individuals received special recognition at the Mount Vernon school board meeting on Monday, and out-going superintendent Steve Short was among that number.

Read more


Sousa Award recognizes outstanding young musicians

MOUNT VERNON -- Musical excellence was celebrated Monday afternoon when the Kiwanis Club of Mount Vernon conducted its third annual John Philip Sousa Awards luncheon at The Alcove.

Read more


New businesses taking shape

MOUNT VERNON -- A pizza parlor, auto detailing service, a real estate broker and a dentist are among the recent business openings in the Knox County area.

Read more


Centerburg man sued

MOUNT VERNON -- Samuel A. Thatcher of Centerburg has been sued by the mother of the girl involved in the sexual abuse case against him three years ago.

Read more


Sheriff: Jail should receive good rating

MOUNT VERNON -- The Knox County Jail will probably receive a 100 percent rating from the state jail inspector, Sheriff Dave Shaffer told the county commissioners Monday at their regular meeting.

Read more


Smith gets walk-off single for Fredericktown

WORTHINGTON -- With one swing of the bat, Fredericktown center fielder Matt Smith became an instant hero.

Read more


Blue Devils'season ends in district semis

HILLIARD -- The Danville baseball team had its chances Monday.

Read more


Trojans fall 1-0 to West Jefferson

PICKERINGTON -- The Centerburg Trojans were in uncharted waters.

Read more