For the last 18 years, community members from Mount Vernon and beyond, no matter their circumstances, have had a place to go for a Thanksgiving meal, thanks largely to one family.
Mount Vernon High School played host to the Mount Vernon City Schools district board of education November meeting Monday evening, which highlighted two new programs available to students at the school.
The Mount Vernon City Schools board of education took a moment before their monthly board meeting Monday evening to congratulate and celebrate the academic accomplishments of five very successful students.
Fredericktown Local Schools board of education held its monthly board meeting later in the week than usual, due to a conflict with the Ohio School Boards Association Capital Conference.
The Highland athletics department is preparing to host a Division VII state semi-final football game Saturday between Cuyahoga Heights and Trimble, and the preparations are already in full swing.
Paul Michael Gorsuch, 57, of Pickerington, formerly of Mount Vernon, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 19, 2018, at the James Cancer Hospital in Columbus.