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MOUNT VERNON – Mount Vernon Mayor Richard K. Mavis announced he will seek re-election next year to the job “he still wakes up excited to go to each day, in the city whose future he cares deeply...
Man dies of natural causes in Bladensburg parking lot
Saturday, December 20th 2014 16:06
MOUNT VERNON - Knox County Sheriff David Shaffer tells KnoxPages.com that the death of a man in the parking lot of a Bladensburg convenience store/gas station late Friday morning appears to be from...
Fredericktown Police reports December 19, 2014
Friday, December 19th 2014 17:35
12-18: Juvenile complaint on Zent Ave., Disturbance on Erie St., Assisted the Squad on Colony Dr., Juvenile complaint on Crestview Dr., Assisted the Sheriff’s Office on Salem Rd.
Capt. Hartz to take early retirement from MVPD
Friday, December 19th 2014 16:56
MOUNT VERNON -MVPD Captain George Hartz announced today that he is leaving the MVPD in January as he takes early retirement to accept a job in the private sector.  Hartz issued this statement: "On...
MVPD reports December 19, 2014
Friday, December 19th 2014 15:15
Arrests and Charges: Ray Toller, 26, of Mansfield was arrested at 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday on an outstanding warrant. Casey Maidel, 27, of Martinsburg was arrested at 7:20 p.m on Wednesday for theft...
Preliminary autopsy results released in Hall case
Friday, December 19th 2014 14:48
MOUNT VERNON - Knox County Coroner Dr. Jennifer Ogle has released preliminary findings for the autopsy performed on 12/13/14 on Logan Patrick Hall. Mount Vernon police shot Hall after being called...
Danville Police reports December 19. 2014
Friday, December 19th 2014 12:53
Danville Police responded to the following: 12/17/2014 200 block of W. Rambo Street on traffic complaint. Citizen turned in an item of value found in the 100 block of S. Cedar Street. 12/18/2014 10...
Detectives Feeney, Rohler honored by KCSO
Friday, December 19th 2014 12:42
MOUNT VERNON - Two officers from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office have received special recognition for their performance over the past year. Detective Deputy Craig Feeney was nominated by his...
MOUNT VERNON - The latest Food For The Hungry total is $181,601.83 and 62 truckloads of food. The annual drive to benefit Interchurch Social Services, Salvation Army and food pantries in Knox...
Christmas Eve Services around Knox County
Thursday, December 18th 2014 15:53
MOUNT VERNON - Residents looking for Christmas Eve services will have no trouble finding a welcoming church this season.  The following services are open to the public on Christmas Eve, December 24th....
MVPD reports December 18, 2014
Thursday, December 18th 2014 14:20
  Incidents: At 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, an officer was dispatched to assist store security with a female shoplifter.  The suspect was identified and $78.47 worth of groceries were recovered. At 4:35...
COTC recognizes Basic Police Academy graduates
Thursday, December 18th 2014 13:49
MOUNT VERNON - Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) held a recognition ceremony on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the Knox campus to honor the following graduates of the Basic Police Academy.* The...
  CANTON - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine joined Stark County Sheriff George Maier, Stark County Prosecutor John Ferrero, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to announce a 126-count...
COTC recognizes Associate Degree Nursing Graduates
Wednesday, December 17th 2014 14:47
NEWARK - Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) held a pinning ceremony to honor graduates of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Nursing Technology. The following graduates received pins on...
Revamped Pathway to Change Program kicks off Jan. 15
Wednesday, December 17th 2014 10:28
  MOUNT VERNON - The New Year is a great time to make changes. Pathway to Change is a program to help you lose weight and lower your health risk factors through education and support. Past...
CROP walk fundraiser keeps pace with previous years
Wednesday, December 17th 2014 09:42
MOUNT VERNON – The Mount Vernon CROP Hunger Walk’s 2014 fundraising kept close pace with levels in previous years. In fact, total funds collected in this fall’s walk, $9,590, were exactly $2 more...
Danville Police reports December 17, 2014
Wednesday, December 17th 2014 07:48
Arrest & Charges:On 12/14/14 DPD Brandy Orndorff age 32 of 410 Earlmick Street Danville was arrested and charged with 2-counts of Domestic Violence and 2-counts of Child Endangering. On 12/15/14 DPD...
Bemiller honored by Ohio Department of DD
Tuesday, December 16th 2014 14:13
COLUMBUS – The Ohio Association of County Boards – Serving People with Developmental Disabilities (OACB) has honored Knox County Commissioner Teresa Bemiller with a 2014 Distinguished Service Award...
KCSO reports December 16, 2014
Tuesday, December 16th 2014 12:16
At 6:35 p.m. on Sunday, the owner of an apartment complex on the 100-block of N. Ewing Street in Centerburg reported that, sometime between September 13th and December 12th, someone had entered a...
Mount Vernon school board considers tax levy
Tuesday, December 16th 2014 07:41
  by Mike Sherfy, KnoxPages.com reporter     MOUNT VERNON - The Mount Vernon City Schools Board of Education held their monthly meeting on Monday in the Middle School library.  Dr. Margie Bennett,...
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Editor   MOUNT VERNON - Police Chief Roger Monroe spoke to reporters this morning and provided more information about the officer involved shooting early Saturday...
GAMBIER – The Five Colleges of Ohio, Inc., in collaboration with the Ohio State University, has been awarded a $2 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to establish a postdoctoral...
MOUNT VERNON – Mount Vernon Nazarene University, proud community partner of the Food For The Hungry (FFTH) drive, presented the 2014 Zelkowitz Memorial Award to Matt Starr of Mount Vernon on...
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Editor   MOUNT VERNON - Contraptions A to Z, an interactive art exhibit that teaches science by allowing visitors to explore the inner workings of things such as gear...
Fredericktown Police reports December 13, 2014
Sunday, December 14th 2014 06:34
Fredericktown Police report:  12-11 Kane Baldwin, Mt. Vernon, citation for speed 12-12 Unsecured building on Columbus Rd. Assisted a motorist out of fuel on Ebersole Ave. Vehicle unlock on Arrowhead...
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