Judges came together Tuesday evening to weed out the best photos taken by Fredericktown citizens in the annual Tomato Show amateur photography contest sponsored by the Mount Vernon News.
While many print subscribers have asked that their carriers place the Mount Vernon News print edition directly in their mailboxes, carriers are unlikely to start that practice anytime soon because of laws dictating letter box usage.
Kevin Remillard will serve at least 21 years in prison after Common Pleas Court Judge Richard Wetzel sentenced him Friday on two counts — one count of first-degree murder with an unclassified firearm specification; and one count of tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony; to be served consecutively.
Mount Vernon native Sue Payne was recognized as the 2018 Outstanding Senior Citizen for Knox County at the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging yearly awards Thursday.
Knox County Common Pleas Court has “discontinued” a weekly prayer group that convened Fridays from 4-5 p.m. in the Common Pleas Courtroom in response to a July 25 letter from the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) sent to Judge Richard Wetzel.
Last November, when 12-year-old Emma Dean heard the diagnosis Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), a common birth defect that causes a hole in the wall of the heart, the only thing she was worried about was making it to her cheer competition.