Rachel E. Lawson

Rachel E. Lawson, 95, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon.

comments | Obituary | December 8, 2017, 4:00 pm |

 

 


Samantha Scoles/News Just over $1,300 and 660 food items were collected for Food for the Hungry during Thursday’s Foodstock at the Knox County Memorial Theater. The chautauqua-like concert featured the Beatles in honor of the 50th anniversary of St. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. The Food For the Hungry drive takes place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the theater, 112 E. High St., Mount Vernon. A live auction will start just after 1 p.m.

Help!-ing community

Just over $1,300 and 660 food items were collected for Food for the Hungry during Thursday’s Foodstock at the Knox County Memorial Theater.

comments | Photo | December 8, 2017, 10:40 am |

 

 


Pam Schehl/News Cast members listen to an anecdote during a preview performance of “Rooted: Stories of Knox County.” Free public performances will be held in the Blackbox Theater, Warehouse 14, 14 E. Ohio Ave., Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.

Community comes alive in ‘Rooted’

What began as a student oral history project at Kenyon College comes to the stage this weekend in “Rooted: Stories of Knox County,” a production which celebrates the love of community and respect for community values

comments | News | December 8, 2017, 10:38 am |

 

 


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Ruling appealed

A Knox County Common Pleas Court judge ruled that a statement made by a Mount Vernon woman charged with allegedly causing a drunk-driving injury crash is not admissible at trial.

comments | News | December 8, 2017, 10:32 am |