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Fred Main/News Kiwanian Andrew Clarkson, center, flips over a load of chicken breasts Saturday as part of the Kiwanis Chicken Barbecue at the Kroger parking lot. Getting ready to take the chicken to be boxed up are Rob Broeren, left, and Bill Seder, right. The Kiwanis Club cooked and sold approximately 1,400 chicken dinners as part of the club’s yearly fundraiser.

Annual grillin’

Kiwanian Andrew Clarkson, center, flips over a load of chicken breasts Saturday as part of the Kiwanis Chicken Barbecue at the Kroger parking lot.

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August 6, 2018

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Fred Main/News Sam Cole, 14, of Mount Vernon, works with his horse, Willie, to move this large ball through the barrels in a figure-8 formation during a Cowboys and Cowgirls fun event Saturday at the Knox County Horse Park. Twelve riders from around the county and beyond participated in the event, which included the Figure 8 race, as well as Egg and Spoon and a Can Race.

Horsin’ around

Sam Cole, 14, of Mount Vernon, works with his horse, Willie, to move this large ball through the barrels in a figure-8 formation during a Cowboys and Cowgirls fun event Saturday at the Knox County Horse Park.

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Fred Main/News The Mount Vernon Fire Department promoted two firefighter/EMTs and two new firefighter/EMTs took the oath from Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis during a ceremony Tuesday at Council Chambers in City Hall. From left are, Kyle Campbell, new firefighter/EMT; Joshua Lester, promoted to lieutenant; Trevor Williams, promoted to captain; and Nicholas Light, new firefighter/EMT.

New firefighters, promotions

The Mount Vernon Fire Department promoted two firefighter/EMTs and two new firefighter/EMTs took the oath from Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis during a ceremony Tuesday at Council Chambers in City Hall.

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August 1, 2018

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