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  • Karen DeWitt receives a lunch of pizza, pop and chips from CES Credit Union marketing director James McLaughlin on Friday afternoon. DeWitt was one of many local residents making a donation to benefit tornado victims in Moore, Okla. style=

    Locals open hearts, wallets for tornado victims

    Karen DeWitt receives a lunch of pizza, pop and chips from CES Credit Union marketing director James McLaughlin on Friday afternoon. DeWitt was one of many local residents making a donation to benefit tornado victims in Moore, Okla. (Photo by Alan Reed)

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  • Each of these students, all seniors, from Knox County high schools are ACE Awards winners — Accepting the Challenge of Excellence. The awards were presented Friday during the Mount Vernon Exchange Club annual program. Seated, from left, are Allyn Frye, Danville, first place in the group for her accomplishments; Harley Lynn, Knox County Career Center; and Aubrey Allen, Centerburg; standing, from left, Aden Muniz, Mount Vernon Academy; Scott Glancy, Fredericktown; and Matt Robison, Mount Vernon. Absent was Courtney Johnson, East Knox. style=

    ACE Awards winners

    Each of these students, all seniors, from Knox County high schools are ACE Awards winners — Accepting the Challenge of Excellence. The awards were presented Friday during the Mount Vernon Exchange Club annual program. Seated, from left, are Allyn Frye, Danville, first place in the group for her accomplishments; Harley Lynn, Knox County Career Center; and Aubrey Allen, Centerburg; standing, from left, Aden Muniz, Mount Vernon Academy; Scott Glancy, Fredericktown; and Matt Robison, Mount Vernon. Absent was Courtney Johnson, East Knox. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Dave Bevington, at right, was presented the Golden Deeds Award in surprise fashion Friday morning by the Exchange Club of Mount Vernon/Knox County. Presenting Bevington with the award is Margaret Ann Ruhl. style=

    Bevington given Golden Deeds Award

    Dave Bevington, at right, was presented the Golden Deeds Award in surprise fashion Friday morning by the Exchange Club of Mount Vernon/Knox County. Presenting Bevington with the award is Margaret Ann Ruhl. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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