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Virgil Shipley/News Top winners in Saturday’s Knox County Distinguished Young Women scholarship program are, from left, Sophia Oster, 2017 Knox County Distinguished Young Woman, first runner-up Lindsey Conant and second runner-up Holly McClay. Visit mountvernonnews.com to purchase pictures from the week’s events.

Oster Knox County’s 2017 DYW

Sophia Oster, the daughter of Michael and Valerie Oster, couldn’t believe it when she was named the 2017 Distinguished Young Woman of Knox County in addition to winning a fitness award, but felt honored and thankful.

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November 21, 2016

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Bonds limitless at MVHS

It was a bit tricky trying to determine who was the most excited Thursday at the Fall Senior Citizens Luncheon at Mount Vernon High School — the 244 senior citizens who attended the event or the 69 students helpers from National Honor Society, Key Club and Student Council who, as table hosts, made sure each guest was welcomed and provided with a beverage and lunch.

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November 18, 2016

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County water making improvements

Progress with ongoing projects with the Knox County water/wastewater department were shared with the Knox County Board of Commissioners when they met with department superintendent Jeff Pickrell on Thursday morning.

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November 18, 2016

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Offices close for holiday

The Mount Vernon News will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, in observance of Thanksgiving. Customers will receive a Thursday edition of the News based on traditional Saturday morning delivery schedule.

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November 18, 2016

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