Pam Schehl/News The best spellers in Danville are, first row, from left, fifth-grade champion Daniel Bradley and fifth-grade runner-up Ava Snively; second row, sixth-grade champion Olivia Keffer and sixth-grade runner-up Sophie Snively; third row, seventh-grade champion Ava Stiltner and seventh-grade runner-up Wryn Miller; and fourth row, eighth-grade champion Camie Newbold and eighth-grade runner-up Brooklyn Hess. The champions will compete in the All-County Spelling Bee on Jan. 11, 2018, in Mount Vernon Middle School at 7 p.m.

Danville’s top spellers

The champions will compete in the All-County Spelling Bee on Jan. 11, 2018, at the Mount Vernon Middle School at 7 p.m.

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Perkins rejects decision

A former Mount Vernon Police Department officer is looking to go back to the bargaining table after rejecting a judge’s decision for a settlement.

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Leonard Reed Johnson

Leonard Reed Johnson, 60, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at the Country Club Care Center in Mount Vernon, surrounded by his four sisters.

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Ann Patricia Summers

Ann Patricia Summers, 60, formerly of Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at the Sunshine Children’s Home in Maumee, Ohio.

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