School funding was discussed Tuesday during the Fredericktown Board of Education meeting.
Preparing healthy snacks for 900 pupils and staff can be a daunting task, but the Mount Vernon City Schools Food Service Department for the last four years has been getting a daily helping hand from students in the Transition Mission class sponsored by the Knox County Educational Service Center.
Barbara Jane Lennington passed away Monday evening, Jan. 9, 2017, in her Mount Vernon home surrounded by family. She was 81.
She was born Nov. 3, 1935, to parents Gillis and Margaret “Marge” (Kelly) DeVinney in Blairsville, Pennsylvania.
The Knox County Prosecuting Attorney is seeking to have a private Mount Vernon residence declared a nuisance, alleging it is home to drug deals and heroin use.
Main Street Mount Vernon and several local businesses have worked together to coordinate Second Saturdays during the winter months in downtown Mount Vernon.