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Local media collaborate to present Debates and Income tax increase forum

Friday, 22 September 2017
Local media collaborate to present Debates and Income tax increase forum

MOUNT VERNON —City residents have more choices for City Council representation in the November election than they have seen in recent memory. With con...



Clawson sentenced to prison for Aggravated Vehicular Homicide

Saturday, 23 September 2017

MOUNT VERNON - A Bellville man was sentenced to seven years behind bars Friday for Aggravated Vehicular Homicide in the death of  20 year old Jor...


Law Enforcement

Knox Co. law reports Sept. 22, 2017

Friday, 22 September 2017
Knox Co. law reports Sept. 22, 2017


Danville PD

Juvenile related call on Tough street.

Disturbance in the area of North street.

Assist Fire Department.

Verbal disturbance betw...



MTVarts to present "The Lion King Jr."

Friday, 22 September 2017
MTVarts to present

MOUNT VERNON - MTVarts presents The Lion King Jr this weekend. 74 youth ages 8-18 will appear on stage and another 10 controlling lights, working back s...


Local News

MOUNT VERNON - High school senior girls and their parent(s), living in Knox County, are invited to attend one of the orientation sessions to sign up for the Distinguished Young Women scholarship...
MOUNT VERNON - Numbers released by the city show fewer swimmers visited the Hiawatha Water Park/Pool this year than last. The attendance report indicates there were 52, 759 visitors to the pool in...
Knox County Democrats recognize volunteers
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Democratic Party held its annual dinner Tuesday evening at the Glenn A. Gallagher Center.  Attendees heard remarks from speakers including Congressioinal candidate Ken...
Dear KP Editor, This school year brought changes both in policy and attitude to MVHS. Several of these changes have no benefit and are detrimental to students. Specifically, the recent ban on...
By Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Editor MOUNT VERNON - Plans are coming togther for the 2nd annual Memorial Toy Ride to honor Officer Thomas Cottrell who was killed in the line of duty in January of...
  BANGS - The Knox County Infirmary went by various names throughout history, including the Knox County Poorhouse, Poor Farm, Poor Asylum, and County Home. But through all of the name changes, its...
MOUNT VERNON - Motorists travelling in and out of downtown on East Gambier Street had to deal with slow downs and side street closures due to East Gambier Street paving Friday morning. Work is...
MOUNT VERNON - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle fatal crash that occurred on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at approximately 8:15 PM in Butler Township in Knox County. The...
9-1-1 calls on the rise
Thursday, 14 September 2017
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON — The number of calls the 9-1-1 dispatchers handle are on the rise compared to 2016, and an increasing number are drug related. Laura Webster,...
Siemens employees wrap up Summer of Giving
Thursday, 14 September 2017
MOUNT VERNON - Breakfast cereal was one focus of a charitable project by Siemens employees this summer. The Siemens' Summer of Giving also included a donation of 179 loaded school backpacks for The...
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