News

Haunting echoes of Lincoln’s funeral

The haunting notes of taps echoed through the Statehouse rotunda Wednesday morning, a solemn beginning to the commemoration of the day 150 years ago when the assassinated president lay in state and thousands walked by to pay their respects.

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News

National Day of Prayer Celebration

The Knox Network of Christian Ministries and WNZR invite you to Mount Vernon’s National Day of Prayer celebration on Thursday, May 7, at 7 p.m., on the public square in downtown Mount Vernon.

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News

Sixth-graders charged

A plot by two sixth-grade students at Utica Elementary School to take over the school office and do harm to fellow students and staff members was thwarted on Friday, when another student who had overheard the planning reported it to authorities.

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Seniors, students make connection

Food, fun and fellowship were in abundance at the Mount Vernon City Schools 2015 Senior Citizens Spring Luncheon held Wednesday at Mount Vernon High School.

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April 30, 2015

 


 

Obituary

Norma Jean Bennett

Norma Jean Bennett, 86, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Wheelersburg, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015, at Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon.

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