MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon High School boys tennis team begins the 2010 season today, and coach Jeff Jarosz has high hopes for this squad. The Yellow Jackets return a large core of players, and combined with the large number of newcomers, they should have a very competitive team.
An explosion rocked a remote coal mine with a history of safety problems Monday, killing 12 workers and trapping 10 others thousands of feet underground.
MOUNT VERNON — A Shelby man was killed and his passenger injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday at 5 a.m. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said Ryan G. Robertson, 43, Shelby, was killed when his Chevy Astro Van left Ohio 586, just south of Crouch Road.
HOWARD — The state requirement for expanded credit flexibility options in school goes into effect at the start of the 2010-11 school year, but East Knox High School has already implemented some pilot programs.
MOUNT VERNON — Two candidates are on the ballot in the Republican primary race for state representative of the 90th District, with Patrick Quinn challenging incumbent Margaret Ann Ruhl.
MOUNT VERNON — Progress is being made on widening I-71 from U.S. 36 in Delaware County through Morrow County, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation.
NEW YORK CITY — Fifth-graders from Wiggin Street Elementary got to visit the "Today Show" during spring break — sort of.
MOUNT VERNON — A complaint has been filed with the Ohio Elections Commission against Kris Jordan and The Friends of Kris Jordan for untruthful attacks against Thom Collier, a Republican candidate in the May 4 primary for state senate.
MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis said hot mix patch material will be available from the city's suppliers next week, and the permanent filling of potholes will begin.
"Hey guys, I have an original idea—" BANG! That's the sound of the last guy with a plan for doing something creative in Hollywood getting shot. Poor guy. He was immediately replaced by 43 accountants, all of whom said it's best to remake movies, because people will buy tickets to any movie whose name is… Read more »
MOUNT VERNON — One of Mount Vernon's own is about to take the hot seat on a smash hit television show. Rick Arquilla, Mount Vernon High School Class of 1971, will be featured on "Undercover Boss," the CBS reality show which takes corporate leaders and plants them, under an assumed name, as an entry-level employee.
HOWARD — The East Knox High School baseball team had high expectations for itself coming into the 2010 season. If the first four games are any indication, a lot of other teams may be looking at the same thing from the Bulldogs.
MOUNT VERNON — For Christians around the world, Easter is the most celebrated time of year as it commemorates the life, death, and, most important, the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The holy week leading up to Easter Day is the pinnacle of festivity; each day is filled with songs, prayers and fellowship for many churches… Read more »
MOUNT VERNON — Contrary to what one may think when reading the plan title, Ohio’s Credit Flexibility Plan does not refer to finances — it has to do with the Ohio Core legislation which raised the graduation requirements for high school students.
MOUNT VERNON — Seven Republican candidates are seeking the endorsement of the Republican citizens of the 18th district to take on Democratic incumbent Zack Space in the November election.
CENTERBURG — The Centerburg Trojans Robotics Club recently won the Buckeye Regional FIRST Robotics competition, and qualified to compete in the international competition.