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  • Twelve members of the Mount Vernon Fire Department received awards at the department’s first annual awards ceremony Friday evening. Kneeling in from left, are Brad Harrod, Tim Rose, Jason Whisner, Trevor Williams, and Leo Swank. Standing, from left, are Jarrod McCann, Rick Cantrell, Lt. Mike Treisch, Kevin Lisbon, Josh Lester, and Nick Cockrell. style=

    MVFD bestows first annual awards

    Twelve members of the Mount Vernon Fire Department received awards at the department’s first annual awards ceremony Friday evening. Kneeling in from left, are Brad Harrod, Tim Rose, Jason Whisner, Trevor Williams, and Leo Swank. Standing, from left, are Jarrod McCann, Rick Cantrell, Lt. Mike Treisch, Kevin Lisbon, Josh Lester, and Nick Cockrell. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Apparently the root system was weak on this 70-foot tall maple tree on the front lawn of the home of the Bill and Kim Bradley on East High Street. It fell early Friday afternoon without hitting a car or pulling down utility lines. The tree roots were grown under the sidewalk and two sections of the cement were pulled up where the roots had grown underneath. A  Mount Vernon City street department crew cut up the tree. style=

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    Apparently the root system was weak on this 70-foot tall maple tree on the front lawn of the home of the Bill and Kim Bradley on East High Street. It fell early Friday afternoon without hitting a car or pulling down utility lines. The tree roots were grown under the sidewalk and two sections of the cement were pulled up where the roots had grown underneath. A Mount Vernon City street department crew cut up the tree. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Highland’s Lexi Winklefoos (12) scores while teammate Abby Garcia (22) and River Valley’s Katy Keene and Abby Guinther (30) look on during Friday’s Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference game. River Valley won, 61-40.  style=

    River Valley scores 26 in 1st, routs Scots

    Highland’s Lexi Winklefoos (12) scores while teammate Abby Garcia (22) and River Valley’s Katy Keene and Abby Guinther (30) look on during Friday’s Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference game. River Valley won, 61-40. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • Utica’s Luke Holmes (0) and Centerburg’s Clayton Schaefer battle for a rebound during their Mid-Buckeye Conference boys basketball game Friday at Utica. The Redskins won, 48-22. style=

    Redskins shut down Centerburg, 48-22

    Utica’s Luke Holmes (0) and Centerburg’s Clayton Schaefer battle for a rebound during their Mid-Buckeye Conference boys basketball game Friday at Utica. The Redskins won, 48-22. (Photo by Fred Main)

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  • Mount Vernon’s Sierra Basista guards New Albany’s Hannah Scipio during the first half of Friday’s Ohio Capital Conference game at The Hive. New Albany won, 43-22. style=

    Jackets’ offense disappears in loss

    Mount Vernon’s Sierra Basista guards New Albany’s Hannah Scipio during the first half of Friday’s Ohio Capital Conference game at The Hive. New Albany won, 43-22. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Mount Vernon’s Sammy Cunningham looks to take a shot while New Albany’s Ky Duling tries to block during Friday’s Ohio Capital Conference showdown at The Hive. New Albany won, 43-22. style=

    Jackets’ offense disappears in loss

    Mount Vernon’s Sammy Cunningham looks to take a shot while New Albany’s Ky Duling tries to block during Friday’s Ohio Capital Conference showdown at The Hive. New Albany won, 43-22. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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