Conversation at Monday’s Village of Gambier council meeting largely revolved around the “open to the audience” portion of the meeting, voting on resolutions and ordinances, and the approval of expenditures within the village.
After 12 years as Fosters Eastside Pharmacy, the store, located at 1451 Yauger Road in the Knox Medical Pavilion on the Knox Community Hospital campus, will be re-branded as Conway’s Eastside Pharmacy after the sell of its shares to Denise Conway and her husband, Kevin.
Upcoming projects, a hat parade and a special guest speaker, Randy Bowers, speaking about his trip to Ireland and the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida, were the hot topics of Monday’s Knox County Garden Clubs spring meeting at the Apple Valley Clubhouse.
The Laurels of Mount Vernon was treated to a band concert Monday night, with the Mount Vernon Community Band playing for residents in preparation of their upcoming May concert.
The Exchange Club of Mount Vernon/Knox County presented Knox County Children and Family Services with 100 duffel bags and name tags at Friday’s club meeting at The Alcove.
Debbie McLarnan, with Lieutenant Tim Light of the Knox County Sheriff’s Office, were guests at Tuesday’s Mount Vernon Lions Club meeting, speaking about Project Lifesaver.
Last week, the Knox County Natural Resources Area members had their monthly meeting to discuss new developments with the area, including grant statuses, progress on pollinator plots and the archery range, as well as plans for the upcoming fundraising drive.
Last night, the girls from Fredericktown’s Girl Scout Troop 1691 slept in tents outside of the Waterford United Methodist Church in Fredericktown to raise awareness for homelessness in Knox County, as part of the troop’s community service project for The Homeless Families Foundation.
With news of former First Lady Barbara Bush’s death earlier this week at the age of 92, the nation has come together to mourn her loss, as well as celebrate her long life.