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Knox County Fair: Bailey named Showman of Showman

Thursday, 28 July 2016
Knox County Fair: Bailey named Showman of Showman

By Chase Strawser, KnoxPages.com Reporter

MOUNT VERNON - Isaiah Bailey was announced as the 2016 Knox County Fair Master Showman of Showman and Ellie K...

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Law Enforcement

Knox County law reports July 29, 2016

Friday, 29 July 2016
Knox County law reports July 29, 2016

FPD

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Found property (license plate) on E. Sandusky St.
Disturbance on W. College St.
Vehicle unlock on Boyd St.
Assisted the Ashland Police Department ...

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Red Cross Blood Drives scheduled in August

Friday, 29 July 2016
Red Cross Blood Drives scheduled in August

MOUNT VERNON - The local American Red Cross - Knox County has scheduled blood drives throughout the area for blood donations in the month of August. F...

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Local News

GALENA - John Russell, the Democratic Party candidate for 68th District state representative, has announced that he will be holding a fundraiser "to help send a farmer to the Statehouse" in August...
MOUNT VERNON—Toastmasters Club #1259 is excited to announce that for the third consecutive year it has been named a President’s Distinguished Club by Toastmasters International for its exceptional...
By Chase Strawser, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON-The Knox County Fair concluded their Junior Fair Showmanship activities with the Showman of Showman Competition in the Multi-Purpose Building and Small...
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON — A solution, albeit an unusual and perhaps temporary one, has been found to the frequent complaints about parking problems in front of the Post...
MOUNT VERNON - Night four of the Knox County Fair continued the momentum of adrenaline fueled events with Go Kart racing at the Horse Pulling Track as a part of the Thunder Jug Kart Racing Series....
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON — On Monday, city council members agreed to contract with DLZ Architecture to assess the Plaza building at 5 N. Gay St. Tenants of the building...
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON — “You are actually in a pretty good spot” is the message Taylor Greely of Rumpke Waste and Recycling had for city council members during an...
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON — A recent financial audit of Knox County by Auditor of State Dave Yost’s office has returned a clean audit report. The county’s excellent record...
MOUNT VERNON — After reviewing information shared by Frank Flaugher of Flaugher Insurance Services, the Knox County Commissioners elected to switch dental coverage for county employees to Delta...
By Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Editor  MOUNT VERNON - It's three years and three months behind bars for the local woman who harbored a murderer who eventually plead guilty to killing his mother and...
By Chase Strawser, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Board of Developmental Disabilities organized their third annual Summer Fest event in Ariel-Foundation Park on Tuesday. The...
By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter MOUNT VERNON — Joy Padget of the Office of Outreach and Customer Support with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency spoke to the county commissioners on...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Sheriff’s Office announces the promotions of two officers, Danial Bobo and Damon Roberts. Sheriff David Shaffer says Detective Bobo began his career with the Knox...
MOUNT VERNON - The fourth year of the Summer Music Garden Concert Series continues on Sunday, July 24 from 4-6 pm.  The free concerts are located in the Childrenʼs Garden at the Knox County Career...
MOUNT VERNON - The American Red Cross is partnering with the Ohio Eastern Star and Cedar Fair to provide a free Cedar Point ticket to our scheduled presenting donors, while supplies last, at our...
MOUNT VERNON - Ariel – Foundation Park, in conjunction with Right Brain Productions, will be hosting Art in the Park Craft Show, October 1 in the Schnormeier Event Center.  This rain or shine...
MVPD Incidents:At 10:10 a.m. on Friday, a victim reported the theft of $20.00 in cash and two ashtrays from his 1997 Jaguar while it was parked on the 900-block of E. High Street.At 10:30 a.m. on...
By Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Editor MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Sheriff's Office assisted the MVPD in pursuit of a suspect driving a vehicle southbound on Columbus Road around 12:30 this...
MOUNT VERNON – Heritage Centre Association has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each...
NEWARK - The American Red Cross of East and South Central Ohio is recruiting volunteers to join its workforce to help families affected by an increase in disasters caused by home fires and severe...
MOUNT VERNON - At a recent Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations (PSI) in Washington, D.C. hearing on the cable and satellite TV industry’s billing and customer service practices, U.S. Senator Rob...
By Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Editor MOUNT VERNON - Eight months after a former MVPD lead detective was arrested by the FBI he still has not been sentenced. A continuance was granted by Federal...
NEWARK - ​​A new relationship between Central Ohio Technical College and Capital University will allow students to seamlessly transfer between both institutions. The presidents of the two...
MOUNT VERNON – Knox County United Way is excited to announce a new affinity group, Women United!Women United is a group of passionate women who offer their time, talent and treasure to improve lives...
Thumbnail By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com ReporterMOUNT VERNON — The desire of a Belgian citizen to connect with family members of a Knox County soldier killed in World War II and buried in Belgium has been...
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