Marguerite M. Lawrence, 92, of Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, July 28, 2017, at The Ohio Eastern Star Home.
The Mount Vernon Water Department employed four seasonal workers this summer to change aging water meters and replace meter transceiver units also known as MXUs.
A team of middle school and high school students will launch a high-altitude balloon on Aug. 21 as part of a nationwide, NASA-sponsored project to live-stream aerial video footage of the “Great American Eclipse.”
The Mount Vernon Community Band and the Summer Youth Band, sponsored by Orange Barrel Production Co., will hold a joint end of summer concert on Sunday, at 3 p.m., at the Mount Vernon Developmental Center’s Great Room, 1250 Vernonview Drive, Mount Vernon.
In June, the YMCA, in partnership with the Knox County OSU Extension Office, launched and conducted a four-week enrichment series focused on the arts and humanities. Nick Clark, YMCA executive director, said the initial sessions were a success.
Austin Junior Allen, 82, of Centerburg, a member and former elder of the Centerburg Church of Christ, left his Earthly family to join his Heavenly one Saturday, July 29, 2017, while surrounded by his loving family.