The Mount Vernon Police Department is warning residents to stay clear of the Follin Avenue area — off Taylor Road on the city’s north side — as law enforcement is negotiating with a burglary suspect standing his ground in an apartment.
A new mural, located on the west side of the McDaniel CPA office building on the corner of South Mulberry and West Ohio Avenue, in downtown Mount Vernon is part of an initiative through the Knox County Landmarks Foundation.
Following review of surveillance video of a Newark man’s apparent suicide at Ariel-Foundation Park, the Foundation Park Conservancy is looking at additional safety measures that may also include Rastin Tower.
A local Facebook group might seem like an unlikely start for community service projects, but Mount Vernon Fire Department firefighters are the recipients of community service gifts from the Stay-at-Home Moms of Licking and Knox Counties Facebook group.
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.
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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