MOUNT VERNON – Standing atop the steps outside the Knox County Memorial Building, peering out at the sea of people that had gathered Monday to watch Mount Vernon’s annual Memorial Day Parade, Common Pleas Court Judge Richard Wetzel had a strong, impassioned message:
“Hold the line.”
GALLERY: 2019 Mount Vernon Memorial Day Parade
Hundreds of local residents gathered Monday morning for the annual Mount Vernon Memorial Day Parade. The parade was followed by a ceremony in front of the Knox County Memorial Building, which featured a speech from Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge Richard Wetzel.