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State representative candidates Ruhl, Skocic, and Miller to debate October 6th
Tuesday, September 30th 2014 11:53
MOUNT VERNON - The Mount Vernon News newspaper, in partnership with KnoxPages.com and WMVO/WQIO present a candidates debate October 6th, 2014 featuring incumbent Margaret Ann Ruhl (R), Joyce Skocic...
MVPD reports September 30, 2014
Tuesday, September 30th 2014 10:36
Arrests and Charges:
Tiffany Woods, 24, of Mount Vernon was charged with misuse of credit cards. Michael Moore, 35, of Mount Vernon was arrested on Saturday (9/6) for criminal trespassing. Bobbie...
Infant Simulators help Care Net/Starting Point combat pre-natal and infant syndromes
Tuesday, September 30th 2014 00:08
MOUNT VERNON - Generosity of supporters has made it possible for Care Net Pregnancy Services of Knox County, which will soon become Starting Point, to obtain superb hands-on educational products...
MVPD reports September 29, 2014
Monday, September 29th 2014 17:58
Arrests and Charges:
Scott Bryant, 23, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 3:35 p.m. on Wednesday for an outstanding warrant. Jason Blair, 24, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 9:20 p.m. on Thursday for...
Three injured in weekend off-road ATV accidents
Monday, September 29th 2014 16:15
MOUNT VERNON - A New Hampshire man was hurt late Saturday night when he was tracking a deer off of McCament Road and rolled a four wheeler end over end. The Knox County Sheriff's Office reports the...
Welcome to KnoxPages.com
Monday, September 29th 2014 14:43
MOUNT VERNON - Thank you for visiting KnoxPages.com, Knox County's online news source. We also feature national, business and tech news, free classifieds, local event calendar and a daily...
More than 30 pounds of Rx drugs collected Saturday
Monday, September 29th 2014 11:32
MOUNT VERNON - The Mount Vernon Police Department participated in the National Drug Take Back day Saturday. MVPD Chief Roger Monroe reports 31 pounds of prescription drugs were collected. The pills...
2014 Heart of Ohio Tour stops announced
Monday, September 29th 2014 09:53
MOUNT VERNON - For more than 40 years, agricultural awareness has been the aim of the Heart of Ohio Tour. The Tour is held the first weekend in October each year and serves to heighten the...
Knox Historical Society to learn about Ariel-Foundation Park plans
Monday, September 29th 2014 06:18
MOUNT VERNON - Sometimes current events are as important to the Knox County Historical Society as artifacts and activities from long ago. As work progresses in transforming and expanding the former...
Poverty Simulation highlights harsh realities of poverty in Knox County
Monday, September 29th 2014 05:06
MOUNT VERNON - Poverty Simulation is a unique, enlightening experience that helps participants begin to understand the harsh realities of poverty that many Knox County families face every day. ...
Knox County High School Football week 5
Saturday, September 27th 2014 03:33
MOUNT VERNON - It wasn't pretty, but the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets improved to 4-1 on the season with a 43-21 win over Worthington Kilbourne Friday night at Yellow Jacket Stadium. In a game...
Chief Monroe announces hiring of parking enforcement officer
Friday, September 26th 2014 17:32
MOUNT VERNON - Police chief Roger Monroe issued a news release this afternoon saying the MVPD has hired David Postle as parking enforcement officer. Postle will be working part-time in the downtown...
October First Friday goes to the dogs
Friday, September 26th 2014 14:24
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...
MVPD reports September 25, 2014
Friday, September 26th 2014 00:49
Arrests and Charges: Brittany Gartner, 25, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday for endangering children. Christopher Christine, 19, of Mount Vernon was also arrested at 4:00 p.m....
Knox County Parents asked to complete online survey
Thursday, September 25th 2014 17:36
MOUNT VERNON - WANTED: Knox County Parents to take important survey. Parents can help the community better serve the needs of all children and families. For the first time ever, the Knox Health...
MVPD reports September 24, 2014
Thursday, September 25th 2014 16:14
Arrests and Charges:
No reports released by MVPD
Pauline Bullock, 62, of Mount Vernon was cited at 12:35 p.m. on Sunday for failing to drive within a marked lane. Matthew Sellers,...
Your Money: Job Search Expenses May Lower Your Taxes
Thursday, September 25th 2014 12:02
MOUNT VERNON - September is often a time of transition, when people decide to make major life decisions--such as changing jobs. If you're looking for a new job, then you may be able to claim a tax...
Hawkins graduates from National Court Management Program
Thursday, September 25th 2014 07:50
COLUMBUS - Mount Vernon resident, Mary Jo Hawkins, was among 39 clerks, court administrators, probation supervisors and program managers from courts throughout Ohio to graduate from the Court...
Operation Street Smart drug awareness program coming to Mount Vernon October 14
Thursday, September 25th 2014 05:10
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
KCSO reports September 24, 2014
Wednesday, September 24th 2014 17:59
At 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, a victim reported that his pontoon boat had been vandalized while docked on the 600-block of King Beach Drive. Apparently, someone had cut three ropes that had tied the...
Executive Director job eliminated at Knox County Red Cross office
Wednesday, September 24th 2014 12:55
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Managing Editor
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Chapter of the American Red Cross will soon have a different footprint with the departure of executive director Kelly...
City, schools consider adding resource officer
Tuesday, September 23rd 2014 21:43
MOUNT VERNON — During a Fire, Police and Civil Defense Committee meeting on Monday evening, Mayor Richard Mavis and Police Chief Roger Monroe outlined to council members how a school resource...
MVHS JV golfer Springer finishes in top 10 at Ashland CC
Tuesday, September 23rd 2014 15:53
ASHLAND - The Mount Vernon JV golf team participated in the Ashland Invitational at Ashland Country Club Monday. The team placed 6th out of 8 teams with a total 419. First on the team was Jake...
KCSO reports September 23, 2014
Tuesday, September 23rd 2014 13:59
KCSO Reports 09-23-14 At around 9:00 a.m. on Monday, an employee of Movers and Shuckers reported that his work vehicle had been vandalized while parked at East Knox Schools in Howard on Saturday...
MVPD reports September 23, 2014
Tuesday, September 23rd 2014 13:41
At 8:40 a.m. on Monday, officers responded to a business alarm at Mighty Auto Parts on Howard Street. They checked and found the exterior door locked but a bay-hanger door was open. ...
Mount Vernon Weather Forecast, OH
KP Mount Vernon Radio
Wed Oct 01 @12:00PM
Library Brown Bag Chat to feature Author Ann Patchett
Fri Oct 03 @ 5:30PM
Glow 4 Goal 5k Run and Walk to benefit American Cancer Society
Fri Oct 03 @ 6:00PM
October First Friday event in downtown Mount Vernon
Fri Oct 03 @ 7:00PM
Local Theater: The Black Cyclone - The Charles Follis Story
Sat Oct 04 @ 1:00PM
Blazing Prairie presentation at Brown Family Environmental Center
Sat Oct 04 @ 4:00PM
Art in the Garden event to benefit the Foundation at Knox Community Hospital
Sun Oct 05 @ 3:00AM
Free concert at Quarry Chapel features Kenyon violinists
Mon Oct 06 @ 8:00AM
Voter registration deadline to vote in the November 4th general election
Mon Oct 06 @ 7:00PM
68th Ohio House District State Representative candidate forum
Fri Oct 10 @ 8:00AM
Free Health Screenings in Fredericktown
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