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MVPD reports April 18, 2014
Friday, April 18th 2014 14:18
  Francis Nicole Bowling, 31, of Mount Vernon was charged at 8:40 p.m. on Thursday with disorderly conduct. Anthony Bowling, 42, of Mount Vernon was also charged at 8:40 p.m. on Thursday with...
GAMBIER - A once a year opportunity to tour 75 acres of exquisite gardens nestled in the rolling hills of Central Ohio is coming up in June.  Schnormeier Gardens has a distinct Asian flavor...
MVPD reports April 17, 2014
Friday, April 18th 2014 12:51
    Jennifer M. Anderson, 25, at Mount Vernon was picked up at around 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday for an outstanding warrant issued by Highland County.  She was charged also with obstruction of official...
MOUNT VERNON - You can help prevent child abuse from the bottom up. One in three families struggle to provide their babies with clean diapers, creating a huge diaper need. Knox County DJFS will...
KCSO report April 17, 2014
Friday, April 18th 2014 05:30
MOUNT VERNON - At 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, a deputy responded to a report of a burglary at a residence on Yauger Road.  The victim reported that she had been away from her house for about two hours...
Library staff wins "In the Know" Challenge
Thursday, April 17th 2014 12:34
MOUNT VERNON - The competition was fierce and the Library staff team came out on top at the annual "In the Know Team Challenge" at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County Wednesday...
  MOUNT VERNON - MTVarts presents the award-winning masterpiece by Arthur Miller “The Crucible” May 1-3, at Knox County's Memorial Theater in Mount Vernon. A special free performance will be offered...
Route 229 to close for culvert work near Gambier
Thursday, April 17th 2014 07:07
The Ohio Department of Transportation says State Route 229 will close this Monday, April 21, and Tuesday, April 22, south of Gambier for a culvert replacement in Knox County. The road will close...
MOUNT VERNON - A Senior Citizens Spring luncheon is being offered by the Mount Vernon schools April 30 from noon to 2 p.m. In the High School auditorium. Lunch and entertainment will be provided....
MVPD reports April 16, 2014
Thursday, April 17th 2014 05:42
  Travis G. Miller, 31, of Mount Vernon was charged just before 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday with petty theft. Traffic Citations:                John K. Rajan, 35, of Fredericktown was cited at around 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday...
MOUNT VERNON - Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher says Tyrone Caldwell appeared in court Wednesday afternoon for a preliminary hearing. After the hearing Judge Paul Spurgeon found there is...
GAMBIER - The Knox County Symphony, under the direction of Dr. Benjamin Locke, will present its final concert of the season on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at 8:00 p.m. in Rosse Hall Auditorium on the...
COLUMBUS - One Knox County school made it to the finals of NBC4's Make A Difference School Grant contest. Danville Elementary school is one of three finalists in the small school classification (less than...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — Legislation pending before City Council will tighten up the ordinances relating to vehicles impounded by the Mount Vernon Police Department....
MVPD reports April 15, 2014
Tuesday, April 15th 2014 14:18
Incidents: At 12:10 a.m. on Monday, a victim reported that eggs had been thrown onto the front porch and back-door of a residence on the 300-block of Curtis Street.  A suspect was identified. Just...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — Chairwoman Nancy Vail convened a meeting of the Planning and Zoning Committee on Monday to discuss a potential downtown revitalization grant and...
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com editor   MOUNT VERNON - Three term state representative Margaret Ann Ruhl, Mount Vernon, faces opposition in the May 6th primary in her bid for re-election.  She is...
by Marty Trese, KnoxPages.com editor   MOUNT VERNON - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash that occurred just after noon on Monday. The crash happened at the...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — The city moved one step closer to expanding Ariel-Foundation Park when it gave a first reading Monday to legislation approving the purchase of...
by Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com reporter   MOUNT VERNON — City Council gave a first reading to legislation that would grant an easement into Public Square to Mount Vernon Nazarene University. The...
MOUNT VERNON - The Mount Vernon Police Department is investigating a break in that took place at the Ferrari Baking Company, 3 West High Street. The break-in occurred during the early morning hours...
MVPD reports April 14, 2014
Monday, April 14th 2014 15:54
      James Johnson, 24, of Mount Vernon was picked up just after 5:00 p.m. on Friday for a probation violation. Devin Michael Garetson, 20, of Heath was charged at around 7:40 p.m. on Saturday with criminal...
MOUNT VERNON - Candidate for Lieutenant Governor Sharen Neuhardt and Ohio Rep. Kathleen Clyde are the keynote speakers of the annual KCDP Spring Dinner on Thursday, May 1, 2014. The event is...
MOUNT VERNON  - Saint Vincent de Paul School in Mount Vernon has become the first parochial school in the country to be named a Heart Safe School by the SADS (Sudden Death Arrhythmias Syndromes)...
Frazee sentenced to prison for burglary
Monday, April 14th 2014 11:31
Connell W. Frazee, 28, Mount Vernon, entered a guilty plea this morning to a burglary charge in the Knox County Court of Common Pleas.  Frazee then asked Judge Otho Eyster to sentence him.  Judge...
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