Erick Starkey/News Highland’s Andrew Wheeler, left, aims to blow by Centerburg’s Hayden Hankinson and get to the rack Friday in a 59-36 Scot win.

Highland runs away from Centerburg

The Highland Scots only held a three-point lead at the break, but the team poured on 33 points in the second half to cruise to a 59-36 win over the Centerburg Trojans in front of a back-and-forth crowd Friday to further extend their lead in the Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference standings.

comments | Sports | January 19, 2019, 3:25 am |

 

 


Joshua Morrison/News The traffic lights are now operational at the South Main Street and Parrott Street intersection in Mount Vernon.

Parrott Street lights up and running

The traffic light at the intersection of Parrott Street and South Main Street is now operating, but turn arrows, specific lane signals and pedestrian lights are not yet part of the sequence.

comments | News | January 19, 2019, 3:14 am |

 

 


Fred Main/News East Knox’s Shane Knepp (1) goes for an acrobatic shot around the defense of Cardington’s Danny Vaught (3) in a 37-30 Bulldog victory.

East Knox beats Cardington

East Knox’s Shane Knepp (1) goes for an acrobatic shot around the defense of Cardington’s Danny Vaught (3) in a 37-30 Bulldog victory.

comments | Sports | January 19, 2019, 2:15 am |

 

 


Collier sees rental scams as property manager

There are those from afar who are doing their nefarious best to scam local people out of thousands of dollars, money they thought was going toward a home rental, says a property manager privy to the tactics used. In fact, he has conversed with a scammer this week, just to see how they operate.

comments | News | January 19, 2019, 2:00 am |

 

 


‘And this one belongs to the Reds’

This will be the last summer we get the opportunity to hear Marty Brennaman utter his famous phrase. The longtime announcer for the Cincinnati Reds said he plans to retire after the 2019 season.

comments | Column | January 18, 2019, 11:00 pm |

 

 


Rosalind Ann Shipley

A funeral service for Rosalind Ann Shipley, 82, of Newark will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Highwater Congregational UCC, 1213 Dutch Lane Road, NW, Newark, with Rev. Scott Schieber officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Cemetery.

comments | Obituary | January 18, 2019, 4:02 pm |