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As of 0555 a.m. Monday,  Sheriff Shaffer has issued a Level 1 Snow Emergency For Knox County. LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are...
Knox County Schools closed Monday, January 26, 2015
Monday, January 26th 2015 00:40
These. schools are closed for Monday, January 26: Centerburg, Danville, East Knox, Fredericktown, Mount Vernon, Knox County Career Center, Saint Vincent de Paul, Christian Star Academy.  
The National Weather Service has extended a Winter Weather Advisory until 9 a.m. Monday.  KnoxPages.com will update weather information as it becomes available.  
MOUNT VERNON – Sam Barone, 200 East Vine Street, has filed petitions seeking re-election in November to his First Ward seat on Mount Vernon City Council. First elected to Council in 2011, Barone...
Welcome to KnoxPages.com
Sunday, January 25th 2015 18:59
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...
  MOUNT VERNON –Scott A. Walls, 43, of Mount Vernon was sentenced on two counts of illegal use of minor in nudity - oriented material, a felony of the second degree, one count of sexual battery, a...
COTC welcomes new Admissions Manager
Friday, January 23rd 2015 12:01
NEWARK - Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) recently welcomed Dustin Dunlavy as the college’s new Gateway Admissions Manager . Dunlavy comes to COTC from the University of Cincinnati, where he...
MOUNT VERNON - One of twelve defendants arrested last April as part of a five month investigation of a prescription drug ring today was sentenced by Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge Otho...
MVPD reports January 23, 2015
Friday, January 23rd 2015 09:45
Incidents: At 2:40 a.m. on Thursday, an officer responded to a report of an unsecured building on the 400-block of McKenzie Street.  Three insulin needles and a metal spoon were collected for...
Women's homeless shelter location announced
Friday, January 23rd 2015 09:31
MOUNT VERNON - A location for housing homeless women has been acquired due to space availability in the same building as the men’s shelter. Winter Sanctuary has signed a two year lease with Dave...
Fredericktown man arrested on importuning charges
Friday, January 23rd 2015 08:10
MOUNT VERNON - On January 19th officers from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeffrey L. Smith, age 53, of Fredericktown on charges of importuning. Importuning means the solicitation of...
by Mike Sherfy, Knox Pages.com reporter     People in Knox County rang in 1915 much as they did a century later…by complaining about the winter weather.  The local newspapers made much ado about the...
Fredericktown police reports January 23, 2015
Friday, January 23rd 2015 07:44
1-22Disturbance on Simons Ave., Suspicious person on E. College St., Telephone harassment complaint on S. Main St., Disturbance on Salem Ave.
Fredericktown Police reports January 22, 2015
Thursday, January 22nd 2015 06:27
1-18 Welfare check on W. Sandusky St., Welfare check on Struble Cir. 1-19 Scott A. Carpenter, Galion, citation for speed., Tommy E. Tyson, Mt. Vernon, citation for speed. 1-20 Disturbance on W. 1st St.,...
MVPD reports January 22, 2015
Thursday, January 22nd 2015 05:46
Arrests and Charges: Scott Reynolds, 37, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday on an outstanding warrant.   Traffic Citations: Daryl Ransom, 74, of Mount Vernon was cited at 9:40...
MOUNT VERNON - More than 30 dogs are waiting to be adopted at the Knox County Animal Shelter at 285 Columbus Road.  As a public service, KnoxPages.com will be posting pictures and information of...
MVPD reports January 21, 2015
Wednesday, January 21st 2015 19:00
Incidents: At 8:05 p.m. on Tuesday, a Taco Bell employee reported the receipt of a fake $20 bill and two fake $10 bills. At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, a victim reported that someone had stolen the...
MOUNT VERNON –Bond was set by Municipal Court Judge John Thatcher today at $25,000 for Malcolm Cornell, 31, of Mount Vernon. Cornell is charged with three counts of burglary, one count of...
  MOUNT VERNON - The community is invited to join the diabetic educators from Knox Community Hospital for a lunch program at the Subway located at 661 North Sandusky Street, Mount Vernon. This...
John Booth seeks City Council at-large seat
Wednesday, January 21st 2015 07:15
MOUNT VERNON - John Booth of Teryl Drive will be a candidate for Mount Vernon City Council at-large this fall. Booth has a wealth of council experience gained during 22 years as the representative...
KCSO reports January 20, 2015
Wednesday, January 21st 2015 02:29
On Monday morning, a resident of Mishey Road in Fredericktown reported that her home had been burglarized and ransacked sometime on Saturday night.  According to the report, the victim and her...
MVPD reports January 20, 2015
Wednesday, January 21st 2015 02:20
Arrests and Charges: Edward Ambrose, 73, of Mount Vernon was cited at 4:00 p.m. on Friday for allowing a dog to run at large. Kenneth Johnson, 39, of Marengo was charged at 4:20 p.m. on Friday with...
by Brenda Nixon   You Might be Ex-Amish if . . . Ready for a laugh? Most of my former Amish pals have a sense of humor. Quick witted. Get a gag. Love to banter. Some have a biting playfulness. I...
Cornell facing multiple charges for Monday break-ins
Tuesday, January 20th 2015 20:46
MOUNT VERNON –Knox County Prosecuting Attorney Chip McConville announced that Malcolm Cornell, 31, of Mount Vernon has been charged with four felonies and one misdemeanor in Mount Vernon Municipal...
MOUNT VERNON - On Monday afternoon around 3:00 p.m. MVPD received a call of a man entering a residence on Boynton Street without permission. He fled that residence and entered another in the 100...
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