The Food for the Hungry Board of Directors has announced a summer grant program for churches and organizations in an effort to provide additional assistance when need may be greater for families with children home from school.
A warm welcome from the 2018 Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival includes the headline performance of country music star Lorrie Morgan. The concert will be held on Saturday, Aug. 11, at 9:30 p.m. on Public Square, Mount Vernon.
Nikki Frazier has been assisting the Fredericktown Legion with putting flags on veterans’ graves at the Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown for three years now, helping to celebrate and recognize around 560 veterans in the cemetery for Memorial Day.
Before the 287 graduates of the Mount Vernon High School class of 2018 are conferred at their commencement ceremony Sunday, the school honored their accomplishments and scholastic achievements during the Senior Awards Ceremony Thursday evening.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
be submitted in writing. Include parents’ names, address, age, baby’s sex, and
date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
should include the signature, address and telephone number of the source. Announcements
may be dropped off at 18 E. Vine St., or mailed to Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box
791, Mount Vernon 43050-0791.
Contact sports editor Bill Davis at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260.
If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Fax: (740) 397-1321