Longtime editorial staff assistant Linda Frazee proofreads a page of the Mount Vernon News on Tuesday, her last day as a News employee. Frazee, who started at the News in August 1981, starts her retirement today.
New street names take effect today on the south side of the Industrial Park. Blackjack Extension becomes Blackjack Road and Industrial Park Drive, shown here, extends south of Blackjack Road past Sanoh America to the city limits.
The breeze blew a chill into the air in Mount Vernon Wednesday.
Chase and Ethan Endicott have found a sport to play together.
What is it they say about Ohio weather?
It was a perfect day to be outdoors and by noon, more than 200 youngsters had come to the sixth annual Knox County Pheasants Forever Youth Field Day, held at Campbell's Range near Howard.
MT. LIBERTY -- Joyce Eileen "Bugsy"(Siegel) Arrington of Mt. Liberty, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at age 92.
MOUNT VERNON -- Daniel Lee Cochran, 29, of Mount Vernon, passed away Tuesday afternoon, April 15, 2014, surrounded by his loving family at the Arlington Care Center in Newark.
MOUNT VERNON -- Robert Doering, 73, of Wooster Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Knox Community Hospital.
MOUNT VERNON -- Lee Ann McMahon, 56, of Lower Green Valley Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Knox Community Hospital.
LAKEVILLE -- Doris June Paullin, 85, of Lakeville, died Wednesday April 16, 2014, at Sycamore Run Nursing Home.
FREDERICKTOWN -- Kathy Reed, 63, of Fredericktown, Ohio, went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 15, 2014.
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