Centerburg Village Council learned Monday night that its financial support of a pilot program through Knox Area Transit is necessary or the village would be excluded from a program designed to eliminate transportation barriers to employment.
Volunteers gathered once again Sunday morning to “Serve the Burg,” a quarterly day of service which aids community members and helps with the upkeep of community spaces.
No injuries were reported after a bus on the Mount Vernon Middle School eighth grade trip to Washington D.C. was involved in a minor traffic accident Friday during the return trip home.
MOUNT VERNON — While the exterior of the Woodward might look slow going, inside the Woodward is a flurry of activity with renovations happening around the clock. The project at the Woodward is funded largely by tax credits according to project manager Pat Crow. To continue getting the full tax credits the project must meet… Read more »
The Mount Vernon Fire Department is seeking community support in a statewide video contest hosted by Columbia Gas known as “Smell and Tell” in which the winning video stands to earn $5,000.
Members from Knox County’s six Granges met Monday evening for the 62nd annual Farm-City Dinner at the Mount Vernon High School Cafeteria and lauded longtime member Elaine Hillier as Granger of the Year.
In a night full of community pride, Main Street Mount Vernon hosted it’s annual meeting and recognized community members and businesses that are helping Mount Vernon’s downtown grow into a thriving community and commercial asset.