Aided by tips and a drone, Knox County sheriff’s deputies confiscated more than 1,000 marijuana plants.
Sheriff David Shaffer reported Wednesday that 1,018 marijuana plants were taken from cornfields in Howard and Butler townships.
A woman arrested at the Gambier post office Monday for allegedly receiving a package containing heroin has been charged with a felony in Mount Vernon Municipal Court.
Fredericktown will have a new electrical supplier starting in October.
Fredericktown council voted Monday to enter into a three-year contract with energy broker Palmer Energy Co. The contract is for Palmer Energy to broker for the lowest fixed rate for electricity to village residents and eligible small commercial accounts.
A fully equipped police bike is on display at the Loyal Order of Moose in Mount Vernon.
The bike is the second donated by the Moose to the Mount Vernon Police Department.
A 19-year-old man who has racked up four felony cases in a little more than six months was arraigned Thursday in Knox County Common Pleas Court.
Timothy B. Carper, 19, Mount Vernon, appeared in court on a charge of aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony.