Joshua Morrison/News Retired Master Sergeant and JROTC instructor Craig Cox, left, accepts a $1,000 check from Pat Barnes, middle, a member of the Lucy Knox Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, and Sandy Coffing, right, CEO of CES Credit Union, for Wreaths Across America. The funds from this donation will be used to purchase wreaths which will be laid on the graves of veterans on Saturday, Dec. 17, at noon at Mound View Cemetery.

CES partners for Wreaths Across America

Retired Master Sergeant and JROTC instructor Craig Cox, left, accepts a $1,000 check from Pat Barnes, middle, a member of the Lucy Knox Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, and Sandy Coffing, right, CEO of CES Credit Union, for Wreaths Across America.

comments | Photo | November 23, 2016, 12:15 pm |

 

 


Joshua Morrison/News Dan Emmett Elementary’s Nick Gotschall takes a whipped creme pie to the face, compliments of Carson Myer. The students raised over $400 for Pennies for Patients to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Teachers and staff members were also duct-taped to the walls, had students do their makeup, kissed a goat and filled their mouths with marshmallows before reciting the alphabet

Splat!

The students raised over $400 for Pennies for Patients to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Teachers and staff members were also duct-taped to the walls, had students do their makeup, kissed a goat and filled their mouths with marshmallows before reciting the alphabet

comments | Image Gallery | November 23, 2016, 11:15 am |

 

 


Submitted photo On Tuesday, the Ariel Corp. made a special presentation to Air Force Junior ROTC cadets of Knox County Career Center in recognition of their community service, especially with the Knox County Parks District. From left are cadets Schenly Graham and Myranda Overley, Ariel Corp.’s Gary Rohler and cadet Austin Anderson.

JROTC honored by Ariel

Ariel Corp on Tuesday honored the Knox County Career Center’s JROTC program with a special plaque of appreciation for the cadets’ commitment to the community and nation.

comments | News | November 23, 2016, 10:15 am |

 

 


Virgil Shipley/News After gas line work at the intersection of Wooster Road and Curtis Street on Monday, this crew was busy rebuilding the street by pouring a new divider and replacing the bricks.

Rebuilding the street

After gas line work at the intersection of Wooster Road and Curtis Street on Monday, this crew was busy rebuilding the street by pouring a new divider and replacing the bricks.

comments | Photo | November 22, 2016, 6:00 pm |

 

 


Orla D. Conard

Orla D. Conard, 85, of Mount Vernon, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

comments | Obituary | November 22, 2016, 4:02 pm |