Joshua Morrison/News Members of the Wiggin Street third-grade class perform with Opera Columbus cast members during “Three Billy Goats Gruff” on Tuesday morning at the Memorial Theater.

Wiggin Street students star in musical

On Tuesday, Wiggin Street Elementary third-graders joined Opera Columbus cast members on stage at the Memorial Theater for the Youth Enrichment Series performance of “Three Billy Goats Gruff” and entertained fellow third-graders from all around the county.

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“Godspell” will be presented at the Gay Street United Methodist Church over the next two weeks. Cast members include, from left, Luna Moreland, Destany Stoneburner, Megan Evans and Megan Campbell.

‘Godspell’ comes to Mount Vernon

Residents of the area will have a unique opportunity over the next two weeks to experience a Broadway show, presented by local actors and musicians, when the Chancel Players present “Godspell” at the Gay Street United Methodist Church.

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Virgil Shipley/News A drainage pipe with better “fall” has been installed across Martinsburg Road, just south of Twin Oak School. It replaces one that was just uphill and did not drain the lowest area. The plastic pipe is 15 inches in diameter. The two-day project is expected to be finished today.

Draining the water away

A drainage pipe with better “fall” has been installed across Martinsburg Road, just south of Twin Oak School. It replaces one that was just uphill and did not drain the lowest area.

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Pam Schehl/News Students in Mount Vernon High School’s ninth-grade Honors English class look as Common Peas Court Judge Richard Wetzel, right, points out features of the judge’s chambers.

Students get inside look at court system

Christine Keaton’s Freshman Honors English class at Mount Vernon High School is reading “To Kill a Mockingbird,” and on Monday Knox County Common Pleas Judge Richard Wetzel welcomed them to his courtroom so students can better visualize and understand the trial of Tom Robinson in the book.

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Testing county’s emergency weather services

This week has been officially declared Severe Weather Awareness Week in both the State of Ohio and Knox County to give residents a heads up for the tumultuous weather that is possible as winter transitions to spring.

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