Precautions taken in demolition

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MOUNT VERNON — As cleaup continues from the demolition of the former Kresge building at 201 S. Main St., residents were concerned when asbestos was recently found inside the walls of the building.

Judge approves settlement in civil lawsuit

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NEWARK — Licking County Probate Judge Robert Hoover on Nov. 23 approved a settlement agreement with regard to the civil lawsuit filed on behalf of Zachary Dennis against suspended Mount Vernon Middle School teacher John Freshwater.

Civil suit filed against alleged embezzler

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MOUNT VERNON — A Mount Vernon surveying firm filed a civil suit last week against a New Guilford Road couple, seeking $180,000 in damages, after Mount Vernon Police alleged approximately $46,000 was embezzled from the firm.

Large crowd views parade

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MOUNT VERNON — It was packed with people along South Main Street in anticipation of the start of Sunday's Christmas Parade with Grand Marshal Chuck Strickler, news anchor for WBNS 10TV, and Santa Claus.

Downtown set for holiday festivities

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MOUNT VERNON — Monday's warm temperatures sent Knox County resident outside to finish hanging Christmas decorations before the temperatures drop today. The festive atmosphere will come just in the nick of time to prepare everyone for Sunday's Christmas Walk and Parade.