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  • Joshua Morrison/News A silhouette of Joseph and Mary in the stable with Jesus illuminates a house on Windsor Heights Drive, just north of Mount Vernon.
  • Joshua Morrison/News On the corner of Coshocton Avenue and Highland Drive, Mount Vernon, is a home that is just covered with lights from the front yard to the back. To get a full view, motorists should drive around the block.
  • Joshua Morrison/News Motorists can enjoy Christmas around the world on Longitude Drive, north of Mount Vernon. The lighting display offers trees, polar bears, a Ferris wheel and even the Eiffel Tower.
  • Joshua Morrison/News Christmas ornaments, such as this snowman, have been found in downtown Mount Vernon. Ornaments have been spotted in trees, bushes and shrubs down Main Street and High Street. Members of the Knox County Rocks Facebook group have placed ornaments and holiday themed rocks around various places in Knox County.
  • Joshua Morrison/News Two homes on Carroll Drive in Fredericktown are full of holiday lights and if you look closely enough, you can even see Santa moving through the living room.
  • Joshua Morrison/News A beautiful sleigh sits in the front yard of this home at the intersection of Coshocton and Gilchrist roads. With wreaths on every window, a festive amount of icicle lights and a decorated rocking chair on the front port, this home is a favorite of passersby.
  • Joshua Morrison/News Members of the Ariel Training Center and Mount Vernon Fire Department stand for a photo at the Training Center on Wednesday. Members of the Fire Department picked up boxes of toys donated to the Toys for Tots program. Over 200 toys were donated. In the back row, from left Cameron Hicks, Patrick Campbell, Nate Gerber, Brayden Kramp, Nick Kidd, Chief Chad Christopher, Captain Mike Treisch, Jim Morey, Wayne McAvoy and Terry Davis. Standing in the front are, from left, Kathi Fickel, Lynn Thompson, Bryan Kramp, Chad Chenault, Erick Fisher, Lt. Williams, David Iverson and Eric Adams.
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  • Joshua Morrison/News Knox County Vision Center, West High Street, was the recent winner of the Best Christmas Theme (Old-Fashioned Christmas) in the 2017 Main Street Mount Vernon and Mount Vernon News window display contest.
  • Joshua Morrison/News Knox County Vision Center, West High Street, was the recent winner of the Best Christmas Theme (Old-Fashioned Christmas) in the 2017 Main Street Mount Vernon and Mount Vernon News window display contest.
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  • Joshua Morrison/News Knox Community Hospital Department of Specialty Care Podiatry, Dr. Atwell and Dr. Elliot, are again collecting socks. The public is asked to make a donation of socks that will be distributed to Interchuch Social Services, New Directions and The Salvation Army. Helping hang the socks this year are Alexis Ringwalt, Cashe Elliot, Dr. Robert Atwell and Aiden Flack. Donations can be dropped off at 809 Coshocton Avenue, Suite A in Mount Vernon.

 

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