MOUNT VERNON — The Escape Zone officially opened its youth ministries at 1 Mansfield Avenue in the Armory Building on Friday afternoon. The building, dedicated on Sept. 25, 1931, for the Hospital Company 136 of the National Guard, now has found a new life as a place for youth to cultivate themselves with recreational and educational opportunities in their free time.
Carol Grubaugh, Knox County Chamber of Commerce, spoke at the ribbon cutting ceremony and Ryan Dilworth, field representative for Congressman Bob Gibbs, read a proclamation on behalf of the congressman.
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