Carfagna plan would increase broadband

State Rep. Rick Carfagna is moving forward with his legislation to increase broadband service throughout the district and the state, and on June 1 sent a co-sponsor request to fellow representatives.

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Joshua Morrison/News Over 100 lunches were served at the Hal Clawson Shelter House at Hiawatha Park on Friday. The free lunch program runs this summer ensuring that kids under 18 years old can get a healthy lunch.

Lunch is served

For a youngster, what could be better than spending a carefree summer day at the park or pool with friends? The answer is, getting a free, nutritious lunch while you are there.

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E. Joan Claggett

E. Joan Claggett, 84, of Mount Vernon, went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 17, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family.

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Veggies, herbs in full bloom at farm market

Saturday’s Farmers’ Market welcomed vendors with sunny skies and warm temperatures offering goods such as honey, maple syrup, flowers, organic meat products, local cheeses, peanut brittle and countless vegetables.

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Virgil Shipley/News Tanya Roberts, 32, of Mount Vernon, was treated at Knox Community Hospital for injuries after this crash on U.S. 36, Sunday at 5:40 p.m. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said Roberts was driving east and ran off the right side of the road on a left curve, just east of McManis Road. She was charged with failure to maintain reasonable control.

Driver injured, charged

Tanya Roberts, 32, of Mount Vernon, was treated at Knox Community Hospital for injuries after this crash on U.S. 36, Sunday at 5:40 p.m.

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