Sam Cole, 14, of Mount Vernon, works with his horse, Willie, to move this large ball through the barrels in a figure-8 formation during a Cowboys and Cowgirls fun event Saturday at the Knox County Horse Park.
The Mount Vernon Fire Department promoted two firefighter/EMTs and two new firefighter/EMTs took the oath from Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis during a ceremony Tuesday at Council Chambers in City Hall.
One hundred forty-four golfers and many other family and friends celebrated the life of Mike Crouch the best way they knew how — with food, fellowship, a few jokes and, of course, golf.
From advertising and circulation to editorial and press room operations, visitors from New Hope Industries learned about the many departments that make up the Mount Vernon News while they toured the downtown facility Wednesday.
The North Central Ohio All-Star Classic is all about making new friends and strengthening some old ones. And, oh yeah, it’s about snapping on the chinstrap one final time as a high school football player.
A large contingent of Mount Vernon News area football players will get one more chance to play under the Friday night lights when they participate in the North Central Ohio All-Star game.