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Mount Vernon News May 29, 2013

Some Caribbean culinary treats

MOUNT VERNON -- Dining in the Caribbean was the theme for this year's Ohio Culinary Arts Invitational Tournament held May 16 at the Knox County Career Center. Budding young chefs from six schools competed to see who was the best of the best.

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Dailey receives Firefighter Cross

MOUNT VERNON -- Detective Cpl. Matt Dailey was honored by the Mount Vernon Fire Department as he was presented the Firefighter Cross during Tuesday's Mount Vernon City Council meeting.

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Operation checks on offender compliance

MOUNT VERNON -- About 20 law enforcement officers spread out across Knox County Tuesday morning, checking on the accuracy of information registered sex offenders have filed with the Knox County Sheriff's Office. "Operation Safe Summer"was expected to continue into at least today.

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Menapace: Talks just beginning on proposal

MOUNT VERNON -- By July 1, a decision is expected as to whether or not the city of Mount Vernon will have an agreement to take over fire and emergency medical service for College and/or Monroe townships.

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KAT board commends Parker

MOUNT VERNON -- Meeting in regular session Tuesday, the Knox Area Transit board formally thanked retired board member Dorothy Parker.

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City hears Knox County Health Department report

MOUNT VERNON -- Two members of the Mount Vernon Fire Department's Color Guard opened Tuesday's Mount Vernon City Council as Honor Guard Commander Nate Hines and Charles Swank presented the colors and led those in council chambers in the Pledge of Allegiance.

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East Knox weight room opens to rave reviews

HOWARD -- East Knox students have a brand new facility to use this summer, thanks to efforts by the school's athletic boosters.

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