Jane V. Duston

Jane V. Duston, 96, of Fredericktown passed away Wednesday morning, Jan. 30, 2019, at the Country Club Rehabilitation Center following a brief decline in health.

comments | Obituary | January 31, 2019, 4:00 pm |



Joshua Morrison/News A stack of board games sits on the table in the gymnasium of the Salvation Army Wednesday. The Salvation Army is serving as a warming station during this arctic blast of cold air. Games, movies, showers and power strips are available for those without power or water during the severe cold. A local business donated chicken sandwiches Wednesday and a few snacks are available. The warming center is open again today for the community.

Warming center offers break from the cold

As temperatures dropped below zero Wednesday and into Thursday morning, the Salvation Army, in conjunction with the Knox County Emergency Management Agency, opened a warming station for community members in need of a warm place to spend the day.

comments | News | January 31, 2019, 12:04 pm |



Submitted photo KARE executive board members discuss next steps for the organization during a recent meeting. Pictured from left are Kimmarie Murphy, Jim Singletary, Peter Rutkoff and Scott Elliott.

KARE raises awareness in Knox County

A new group, aimed at responding to incidents of racism and increasing awareness both for local and national issues involving racism, has gotten its start in Knox County.

comments | News | January 30, 2019, 8:30 pm |