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By Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Managing Editor   GAMBIER - The first green burial at the Kokosing Nature Preserve, on the site of the back nine of the former Tomahawk golf course on Quarry Chapel Road...
Fredericktown Police reports April 25, 2015
Saturday, April 25th 2015 08:31
4-24   Disturbance on N. Main St. Lost and found report on Bollinger Dr. Joseph Upton, Mt. Vernon, citation for speed.
Danville Police Department   DPD responded to the 300 block of Earlmick Street on a burglary attempt on Tuesday. Resident discovered upon returning home that someone had slit a entry door screen and...
Public asked to donate to local Diaper Drive
Friday, April 24th 2015 14:22
 MOUNT VERNON - Local residents are encouraged to donate to a diaper drive being held the week of April 27 - May 1 at several locations throughout the community.  Knox County Job and Family Services is...
MOUNT VERNON - The Heritage Centre Association invites you downtown May 1, 2015, from 6-9 pm, for First Friday!Sponsor Brenneman Lumber Company kicks the season off with Katty Whomp Us rocking the...
Mount Vernon street sweeping schedule announced
Friday, April 24th 2015 08:24
MOUNT VERNON - The City Street Department has announced the street sweeping schedule for three days next week. Tuesday, April 28th, crews will sweep East Vine Street from Gay Street to Edgewood...
Children's art show at First Presbyterian Church
Thursday, April 23rd 2015 16:41
MOUNT VERNON - Mount Vernon's First Presbyterian Church, located at 106 N. Gay Street, will host an art exhibit for its spring 2015 after-school art program this Sunday, April 26, at 12:30 p.m. The...
Uncle Tom's Cabin Author to Speak at Chautaqua
Thursday, April 23rd 2015 13:42
MOUNT VERNON – Urban legend indicates that President Abraham Lincoln met Harriet Beecher Stowe and said, “So this is the little lady who wrote the book that started this great big war.” Did...
Knox County Law Enforcement reports April 23, 2015
Thursday, April 23rd 2015 09:57
MVPD   Incidents:At 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, a victim reported the theft of several items—including sauce pans, skillets, other various pots, a lawn-mower, and several knives—from a residence on the...
Drug suspects Morris, Price apprehended
Thursday, April 23rd 2015 08:28
(MOUNT VERNON) The Knox County Prosecutor's office reports Jeremy Morris, 26, and Ashli Nicole Price, 29, have both been apprehended. Morris is being held on a $10,000 bond and will be scheduled to...
MVHS senior earns AAA grant
Thursday, April 23rd 2015 07:21
MOUNT VERNON – Mount Vernon High School senior Nicole Doyle is one of a select group of Ohio high school seniors to receive the 27th annual AAA School Safety Patrol $1,000 Grant. Each year, AAA...
Local Theater Review: The King and I
Wednesday, April 22nd 2015 15:41
By Mike Sherfy, KnoxPages.com theater critic   MOUNT VERNON - Two words came to mind when I was asked to attend a rehearsal of Mount Vernon High School’s production of “The King and I”:  “Yul Brynner”....
MVPD reports April 22, 2015
Wednesday, April 22nd 2015 12:43
Incidents: At 2:15 a.m. on Tuesday, an officer was to a 911 call on Cottage Street.  Twenty-six yellow oval pills were collected as evidence. At 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday, an officer responded to a report...
LANCASTER - A number of patients presented Tuesday to the Fairfield Medical Center Emergency Department exhibiting symptoms of botulism. One person, a 54-year old woman, has died.  The hospital is working...
GAMBIER - The Knox County Symphony, under the direction of Benjamin Locke, will present its final concert of the season on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. in Rosse Hall on the Kenyon College...
MOUNT VERNON - MVPD Chief Roger Monroe says the internal investigation into the fatal officer involved shooting last December is complete. Logan Patrick Hall, 22, was shot as police responded to a...
Knox County Law Enforcement reports April 21, 2015
Wednesday, April 22nd 2015 01:25
DPD Friday 4/17: Tough Street on a traffic complaint,  20 block of West Washington Street on a disturbance call. Saturday 4/18: business alarm on West Washington Street, 100 block of south Market...
  DANVILLE - More than 30 local business will open extended hours when the inaugural Ladies Night Out hits the streets of Danville on Friday, May 8, 5-8 p.m. Themed “A Celebration of Mothers &...
Osterman apprehended Sunday
Monday, April 20th 2015 17:16
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Prosecutor's ofice has announced that Tawni E. Osterman, 32, of Mount Vernon was picked up Sunday by the Mount Vernon Police Department on a warrant for two counts of...
  MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Board of Developmental Disabilities is partnering with New Directions, The Domestic Abuse Shelter and Rape Crisis Center of Knox County, to highlight April 19-25 as...
MOUNT VERNON - While the old Mount Vernon middle school/high school property on North Mulberry Street is privately owned, it is often a topic brought up with city officials. The once...
  MVPD   Arrests and Charges:   Renee Ballard, 34, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 6:20 p.m. on Friday for disorderly conduct Patricia Geiger, 50, Mount Vernon was also arrested at 6:20 p.m. on Friday...
  MOUNT VERNON - New Directions, the Domestic Abuse Shelter and Rape Crisis Center of Knox County, will have its fifth-annual benefit dinner on Thursday, April 30th, 6pm, at Ariel Arena on the Campus...
  MOUNT VERNON - “The Black Cyclone” will be presented by Mount Vernon Players, through a special relationship with the Archie and Donita Griffin Foundation this weekend in Columbus. The play is the...
MOUNT VERNON - Customers of the South Main Street Wendy's restaurant will have to find another place to enjoy their fast food for several weeks as the company is demolishing the building.  A new...
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