Joshua Morrison/News Thursday, Knox County Career Center students with building trades and landscape and design classes planted new trees behind the baseball field at Dan Emmett Park. Students dug the holes for the little swamp oak trees. The trees were purchased by the Shade Tree Commission. Sixty students planted almost three dozen trees in projects around the city of Mount Vernon. Here, Joseph Sieving, left, and Austin Stiltner roll a tree into the hole they dug in the sub-freezing temperatures.

Joshua Morrison/Mount Vernon News

Thursday, Knox County Career Center students with building trades and landscape and design classes planted new trees behind the baseball field at Dan Emmett Park. Students dug the holes for the little swamp oak trees. The trees were purchased by the Shade Tree Commission. Sixty students planted almost three dozen trees in projects around the city of Mount Vernon. Here, Joseph Sieving, left, and Austin Stiltner roll a tree into the hole they dug in the sub-freezing temperatures. Request this photo

 

 

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