Submitted photo Mrs. Ilah Jean Staats accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award presented to her by Rev. Karl Bender, left, for her faithful dedication to the Howard United Methodist Church Sunday, Jan. 27, at her home.

Howard UMC honors Staats

Mrs. Ilah Jean Staats was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award Jan. 27, 2019, for her faithful dedication to the Howard United Church.

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Land Bank posts properties on website

In January, the Knox County Land Bank began offering a webpage, part of the Area Development Foundation website, which uses realty-company prose to offer properties for sale to potential buyers.

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County accepts lowest electrical energy offer

Knox County Commissioners unanimously selected FreePoint Energy Solutions over FirstEnergy Solutions in a competitive bid to become the county Water and Wastewater Department’s electrical energy provider the next 14 months.

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Roxanne Vance

Roxanne Vance, 63, of Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

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Thomas ‘Tom’ Keith Claxon

Thomas “Tom” Keith Claxon, 67, of Mount Vernon, formerly of South Webster, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at OSU Ross Heart Hospital in Columbus, surrounded by his devoted family.

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