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The second annual Rastin Challenge will be held on Saturday, Aug. 26, at Ariel-Foundation Park, and will showcase teams of first responders (firefighters and law enforcement) in a variety of competitive physical challenges.
The Knox County CROP Hunger Walk will be held on Oct. 15, at Riverside Park with registration at 1:30 p.m. and the walk beginning at 2 p.m. The walk will be from Riverside Park to the Public Square and back.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
be submitted in writing. Include parents’ names, address, age, baby’s sex, and
date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
should include the signature, address and telephone number of the source. Announcements
may be dropped off at 18 E. Vine St., or mailed to Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box
791, Mount Vernon 43050-0791.
Contact sports editor Bill Davis at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260.
If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Fax: (740) 397-1321