Dorothy Ruth Welch, age 89, of Howard, passed away Dec. 6, 2018, at her residence.
The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets boys basketball team increased their scoring output in every quarter to stave off the Lexington Minutemen, a regional championship team a year ago, in the Jackets’ home and Ohio Cardinal Conference opener Friday, 55-48.
The old side pillars at City Hall have been removed and the footers were poured Thursday for the new pillars, reported Jason Epley, assistant to the city engineer, at the mayor’s weekly press briefing Friday.
Food For The Hungry’s 2018 Snowflake Gala, held Friday evening at the Kenyon Athletic Center, proved to be a night of good fun aimed at helping do good for those in need in Knox County.
Local governments received an unpleasant surprise this fall with the price of road salt. What cost $46.41 per ton last winter costs $83.42 per ton this year — almost double.
In a battle for canine supremacy, the East Knox Bulldogs hosted Bloom-Carroll and Heath for the third-annual Bulldog Brawl Thursday, with wrestling action from the youth, junior high and high school levels, including senior night for the older Bulldogs.
Centerburg Elementary School second-graders kicked off the holiday season with a special program set to the book “The Spirit of Christmas” by Nancy Tillman, Thursday evening.