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MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Health Department will host the last bi-monthly farmer’s market of the season on Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. Senior Executive Chef Paul Higgins will demonstrate different ways...
Up for Discussion 6-8 pm Tuesday night at Sips
Tuesday, September 16th 2014 09:33
MOUNT VERNON - Local residents eager to express their views on local, state or national issues will once again have that opportunity Tuesday, September 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Sips in downtown Mount...
MOUNT VERNON - Knox County Clerk of Courts Automobile Title Office will be CLOSED all day on Thursday, September 18, 2014, for staff to attend a Title Seminar @ the Ohio Dept of Public Safety in...
Daily crossword puzzle now featured on KnoxPages.com
Monday, September 15th 2014 18:40
MOUNT VERNON - Knox Pages.com is pleased to offer our loyal readers a new feature starting today. The KP Crossword on the homepage is located just below the Event Calendar. The daily crossword from...
MVPD reports September 15, 2014
Monday, September 15th 2014 17:11
Arrests and Charges: Stephen Deshong, 28, of Newark was arrested at 5:00 p.m. on Friday for shoplifting and criminal trespassing at the Wal-Mart. He was charged also with a probation violation. Simon...
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,...
Ohio News: Prison break details released
Monday, September 15th 2014 10:54
COLUMBUS –The Ohio officials in charge of the state’s prison system and highway patrol praised local law enforcement for their quick action with the Ohio State Highway Patrol in creating a security...
Ohio Dept of Education releases district report cards
Monday, September 15th 2014 09:19
COLUMBUS -  The 2014 Ohio School Report Card grades schools on more measures, offering Ohioans an even clearer picture of how well their schools and districts are doing. With its new data, this...
article thumbnailby Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com Managing Editor GAMBIER - Cool temperatures and a cloudy sky couldn't keep dozens of walkers and runners away from the 4th annual Suicide Prevention Coalition's 5k...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Distinguished Young Women scholarship program, formerly the Knox County Junior Miss scholarship program, has scheduled an orientation for this year's program on...
WWII Memorial designer to speak at Kenyon
Saturday, September 13th 2014 15:50
    GAMBIER -  Architect Friedrich St.Florian will visit Kenyon College to address the creative journey of seven years that led to the unveiling of the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., in...
MOUNT VERNON - The Mount Vernon High School football team continued their winning ways Friday night by defeating Mansfield Madison Comprehensive 27-21 on Energy Field at Yellow Jacket Stadium. J.D....
MVPD reports September 12, 2014
Friday, September 12th 2014 16:32
  Arrests and Charges: Carl Wells, 32, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 11:30 p.m. last Friday (9/5) for theft and possession of prescription drugs. Traffic Citations: Shelby Cochren, 19, of...
Ohio News: Escaped inmates captured in Lima
Friday, September 12th 2014 10:43
LIMA - The Lima Police department confirmed this morning that Thomas Michael "TJ" Lane III and two other escapees are back in custody at the Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution. The trio escaped...
MOUNT VERNON - The box office hit, “The Fault In Our Stars” (PG-13), will be the free movie night feature on Wednesday, September 17, 6:30 p.m. at the Public Library of Mount Vernon, 201 N....
KCH hires new OB/GYN doc
Thursday, September 11th 2014 17:18
MOUNT VERNON -   The medical staff at Knox Community Hospital continues to grow with the addition of board-certified OB/GYN physician Paul A. Prior, MD. Most recently practicing at Coshocton County...
Illegal drug cache found in Mulberry Street residence
Thursday, September 11th 2014 14:56
MOUNT VERNON - MVPD Chief Roger Monroe says that after Andre Lavon Boozer, 35, was apprehended at 603 North Mulberry Street Wednesday, a search warrant was conducted at that location by Columbus...
MVPD reports September 11, 2014
Thursday, September 11th 2014 14:36
Arrests and Charges: Ryan Llewellyn, 22, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 8:40 p.m. on Tuesday for misuse of credit cards.Robert Fulton, 31, of Mount Vernon was arrested for shoplifting at the...
United Way total continues to rise toward $1 million
Thursday, September 11th 2014 14:11
MOUNT VERNON -  MOUNT VERNON - This morning, Lisa Schott, 2014 United Way campaign chair announced that the campaign thermometer continues to rise each day.  As of this morning, 35% of the $1 million...
Ribbon cut at new Homeless Shelter for men
Thursday, September 11th 2014 11:08
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — On Wednesday, volunteers and community members gathered at 401 W. Vine St. to celebrate the establishment of a permanent location for the...
MOUNT VERNON - In a news release issued Wednesday afternoon police chief Roger Monroe says his department was contacted this morning at 9 a.m. by the Columbus Police Department that Andre Lavon...
MVPD reports September 10, 2014
Wednesday, September 10th 2014 15:17
  Arrests and Charges: Michael Cory, 43, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 6:15 p.m. on Monday for menacing. Traffic Citations Randy Stiltner, 41, of Mount Vernon was cited at 1:10 a.m. on Tuesday for...
MOUNT VERNON - Statistics released to KnoxPages.com reveal that attendance at the city's Hiawatha Water Park/Pool was over 50,000 for the 2014 season but the numbers were down for third straight...
United Way reaches 33% of goal
Wednesday, September 10th 2014 08:31
MOUNT VERNON - United Way’s 2014 campaign to raise a record $1 million in Knox County is already a third of the way to its goal.  Community volunteers joined Lisa Schott, 2014 campaign chair, in...
MOUNT VERNON - If you are looking for a tax deduction, giving to charity can be a "win-win" situation--good for them and good for you. Here are eight things you should know about deducting your...
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