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  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...
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...
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...
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    Traffic Citations 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...
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,...
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...
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...
  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
Incidents: 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 — City Council members face some decisions in the upcoming months about how and when to fund major projects in the water department. During a Utilities Committee meeting on Monday,...
MOUNT VERNON – The Knox County Grand Jury returned six indictments on Monday, with most of the cases involving break-ins or thefts. John J. Wojtkowski, 36, of Palisades Park, NJ was indicted on one...
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