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  • The East Knox High School Class of 2013 ceremoniously throw their caps into the air after turning their tassels during Friday’s commencement exercises. style=

    EK graduates start next phase

    The East Knox High School Class of 2013 ceremoniously throw their caps into the air after turning their tassels during Friday’s commencement exercises. (Photo by Alan Reed)

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  • Hiawatha Water Park/Pool is scheduled to open on Monday for the summer season. For a week, 56 lifeguards have been practicing water rescue techniques in preparation for the opening. In this backboard rescue the “victim” is Lauren Cagle. Pictured, from left, are Levi Rhodes,  Ann Baldwin (supporting Cagle’s head) and Clay Rowley. With her back to the camera is Alyssa Duncan. They  have 45 hours of training between classroom and practical experience. style=

    ANC cleanup could start by October

    Hiawatha Water Park/Pool is scheduled to open on Monday for the summer season. For a week, 56 lifeguards have been practicing water rescue techniques in preparation for the opening. In this backboard rescue the “victim” is Lauren Cagle. Pictured, from left, are Levi Rhodes, Ann Baldwin (supporting Cagle’s head) and Clay Rowley. With her back to the camera is Alyssa Duncan. They have 45 hours of training between classroom and practical experience. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • This new wall was constructed behind Honeybuckets on West Vine Street as part of the improvements scheduled to take place this week at four parking lots owned and operated by the Mount Vernon Parking Co. style=

    Downtown parking lots being repaired

    This new wall was constructed behind Honeybuckets on West Vine Street as part of the improvements scheduled to take place this week at four parking lots owned and operated by the Mount Vernon Parking Co. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Mount Vernon senior Madi Phillips clears the bar at 9-foot-6 in the pole vault event at the Division I regional track and field finals in Pickerington on Friday. Phillips finished tied for 10th. style=

    Phillips falls short in bid for state

    Mount Vernon senior Madi Phillips clears the bar at 9-foot-6 in the pole vault event at the Division I regional track and field finals in Pickerington on Friday. Phillips finished tied for 10th. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Fredericktown athlete Carolyn Webster finishes second in the long jump at the Division III Regional track and Field Championships at Fairfield Union High School on Friday. Webster will participate in three events at the state tournament next week. style=

    Webster a triple-qualifier for state track

    Fredericktown athlete Carolyn Webster finishes second in the long jump at the Division III Regional track and Field Championships at Fairfield Union High School on Friday. Webster will participate in three events at the state tournament next week. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • Centerburg runner Jeremy Sesma, left, finishes second to Richard Johnson of Harvest Prep in the boys 400 meter run at the Division III Regional track and Field Championships at Fairfield Union High School on Friday. style=

    Webster a triple-qualifier for state track

    Centerburg runner Jeremy Sesma, left, finishes second to Richard Johnson of Harvest Prep in the boys 400 meter run at the Division III Regional track and Field Championships at Fairfield Union High School on Friday. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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