Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News June 10, 2013

BCI investigating MVPD chief, sergeant

MOUNT VERNON -- The Bureau of Criminal Investigation, in conjunction with the Ohio Ethics Commission, has opened an investigation into Mount Vernon Police Chief Mike Merrilees and Sgt. Robert "Kit"Morgan regarding allegations of misconduct.

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Poker run for Knox County Special Olympics

MOUNT VERNON -- Fire and Iron, the Firefighters Motorcycle Club, is sponsoring a charity poker run this Saturday [June 15] to benefit Knox County Special Olympics.

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Vets'picnic continues to grow

FREDERICKTOWN -- Veterans from all across Knox County gathered at the Fredericktown Community Park on Saturday afternoon for the 14th annual Knox County Veterans Picnic.

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Blasting caps discovered, destroyed

BLADENSBURG -- The Bladensburg Fire Department was called to a rural residence on Friday when an area homeowner claimed he had blasting caps in his possession.

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Fowler third at state; Freddie team finishes 3rd

COLUMBUS -- Sarah Fowler finally hit her goal.

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Locals reach podium at state

COLUMBUS -- The Centerburg boys 4x400-meter relay team didn't expect to make it this far.

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