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GAMBIER – A give-away of Ann Patchett’s novel, State of Wonder, at the Mount Vernon Farmers’ Market in downtown Mount Vernon on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9 to 11 a.m. launches Knox Reads!, a...
CENTERBURG - This year marks the 23rd annual Oldtime Farming Festival which is this weekend in Centerburg. The festival features free admission, free parking and free entertainment. The parade...
Knox County High School Football scores week 4
Saturday, September 20th 2014 00:21
Week 4 of the high school football season saw Mount Vernon's record improve to 3-1 with a 41-22 win over Franklin Heights on the road. Centerburg beat Northmor 54-6. It was Highland 35-14 over East...
October First Friday goes to the dogs
Friday, September 19th 2014 20:24
  MOUNT VERNON - The Heritage Centre Association’s (HCA) final 2014 First Friday will be held Friday, Oct. 3, from 6-9 p.m., in downtown Mount Vernon. Sponsored by Knox Community Hospital, the event...
MOUNT VERNON - Social media is a great way to communicate with existing customers and clients who have opted in or subscribed to follow you. However, you may be wondering what the best method is to...
MVPD reports September 19, 2014
Friday, September 19th 2014 13:34
At 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, a victim reported that her 2007 Jeep Compass had been burglarized while parked at Wal-Mart.  Its driver’s side front-window was broken and $125.00 in cash was missing.  A...
  MOUNT VERNON - Mental Health & Recovery for Knox & Licking Counties, in partnership with the Mount Vernon Nazarene University Schnormeier Gallery and the artists of the Alcohol and Drug Freedom...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — Incumbent Roger Reed and challenger Eric Wisyanski debated issues concerning the position of county commissioner Monday evening at Mount...
MVPD reports September 18, 2014
Thursday, September 18th 2014 14:35
  Arrests and Charges:  Gary Priest, 37, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 9:05 p.m. on Wednesday for probation violation.   Traffic Citations Evelyn Horn, 19, of Fredericktown was cited at 3:50 p.m. on...
MOUNT VERNON - "Out of the Darkness: Suicide Prevention and Awareness," will be the topic of a "Things I Wish I Knew" series Brown Bag Chat onWednesday, September 24, noon, at the Public Library of...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — The race for Knox County’s probate/juvenile court judge features two new candidates: Republican Jennifer Springer and Democrat Jeffrey...
Daily crossword puzzle now featured on KnoxPages.com
Thursday, September 18th 2014 07:40
MOUNT VERNON - KnoxPages.com is pleased to offer our loyal readers a new feature starting today. The KP Crossword on the homepage is located just below the Event Calendar. The daily crossword from...
MVPD reports September 17, 2014
Wednesday, September 17th 2014 11:54
Arrests and Charges: A 16-year-old juvenile was arrested on Thursday (8/28) for criminal mischief and damaging property on the 900-block of W. Vine Street. A 16-year-old juvenile was arrested at...
NJ man arrested near Fredericktown on multiple charges
Wednesday, September 17th 2014 10:41
FREDERICKTOWN - On Tuesday afternoon, a motorist called the Knox County 911 Dispatch Center to report a reckless driver of a motor home, traveling west on SR 95 east just outside of Fredericktown....
MVPD reports September 16, 2014
Tuesday, September 16th 2014 15:21
Arrests and Charges Kimberly Frech, 46, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 11:50 p.m. on Sunday for shoplifting at the Kroger. Kevin Berry, 34, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 7:30 a.m. on Monday for...
MOUNT VERNON - The City Parks department has announced that the west entrance to Ariel-Foundation park, off of Harcourt Road, will be closed today through the end of September and reopen October 1st. ...
SANDUSKY - It’s time to make good on a promise – and it’s bigger and better than expected. Earlier this summer, Cedar Point, sent out a now-famous tweet stating that it would rename one of its...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Health Department will host the last bi-monthly farmer’s market of the season on Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. Senior Executive Chef Paul Higgins will demonstrate different ways...
MVPD reports September 15, 2014
Monday, September 15th 2014 17:11
Arrests and Charges: Stephen Deshong, 28, of Newark was arrested at 5:00 p.m. on Friday for shoplifting and criminal trespassing at the Wal-Mart. He was charged also with a probation violation. Simon...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox Substance Abuse Action Team (KSAAT) invites parents, teachers, social workers, community partners and anyone connected to children to attend Operation: Street Smart  Tuesday,...
Ohio News: Prison break details released
Monday, September 15th 2014 10:54
COLUMBUS –The Ohio officials in charge of the state’s prison system and highway patrol praised local law enforcement for their quick action with the Ohio State Highway Patrol in creating a security...
Ohio Dept of Education releases district report cards
Monday, September 15th 2014 09:19
COLUMBUS -  The 2014 Ohio School Report Card grades schools on more measures, offering Ohioans an even clearer picture of how well their schools and districts are doing. With its new data, this...
article thumbnailby Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Managing Editor GAMBIER - Cool temperatures and a cloudy sky couldn't keep dozens of walkers and runners away from the 4th annual Suicide Prevention Coalition's 5k...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Distinguished Young Women scholarship program, formerly the Knox County Junior Miss scholarship program, has scheduled an orientation for this year's program on...
WWII Memorial designer to speak at Kenyon
Saturday, September 13th 2014 15:50
    GAMBIER -  Architect Friedrich St.Florian will visit Kenyon College to address the creative journey of seven years that led to the unveiling of the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., in...
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