Fred Main/News From advertising and circulation to editorial and press room operations, visitors from New Hope Industries learned about the many departments that make up the Mount Vernon News while they toured the downtown facility Wednesday. Guiding the tour is News Advertising Managing Corby Wise, at right.

Educational tour

From advertising and circulation to editorial and press room operations, visitors from New Hope Industries learned about the many departments that make up the Mount Vernon News while they toured the downtown facility Wednesday.

comments | Photo | June 14, 2018, 2:42 pm |

 

 


Submitted photo East Knox FFA Agricultural Soils Career Development Event Team members, Cade Morningstar, Sean Magers, Jake Gibson and Kaylie Crouch stand in front of the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, where the awards banquet was held for the 67th National Land and Range judging contest, which they competed in May 1-3.

East Knox FFA competes in national soils event

he East Knox FFA Agricultural Soils Career Development Event team competed in the 67th National Land and Range judging contest in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on May 1-3, where they finished 64th place in the Land Evaluation category.

comments | News | June 13, 2018, 10:00 pm |

 

 


Angeline C. Phillips

Phillips-Frye scholarship to aid future FHS graduates

The Fredericktown High School Alumni Scholarship Fund’s “Bring Gus Home” Campaign that began July 1, 2017, has not only been successful in bringing Gus (the moose) home to the Fredericktown Schools, but, also, in the establishment of three new named scholarships.

comments | News | June 13, 2018, 9:00 pm |

 

 


Knox County Commissioners, Teresa Bemiller, Roger Reed and Thom Collier (Joshua Morrison/News)

Public: Cuts not increase

As the Knox County commissioners approach the deadline for deciding whether to enact the $5 permissive tax fee to help fund bridge and road maintenance by the county engineer, only two members of the public showed up for the public hearing to comment on the proposal.

comments | News | June 13, 2018, 7:00 pm |

 

 


Joshua Morrison/ News The Fredericktown High School Class of 2018 toss their caps in celebration of graduation on Friday night. The ceremony was held in the high school gym

Freddie graduation rate near perfect

Summing up the end of the school year for the Fredericktown local school district, High School Principal Kim Radulovich presented on graduation statistics and test scores at the June meeting of the Fredericktown board of education Tuesday evening.

comments | News | June 13, 2018, 5:00 pm |

 

 


Joanne M. Flinn

Joanne M. Flinn, 86, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday, June 11, 2018, at Country Club Retirement Campus surrounded by her loving family.

comments | Obituary | June 13, 2018, 4:05 pm |

 

 


Baum

On Saturday, June 16, at 10 a.m., there will be a memorial service for Joseph V. Baum Sr., Ruth R. Baum and son Joseph V. Baum Jr. at Memorial Gardens on Coshocton Road.

comments | Obituary | June 13, 2018, 4:00 pm |

 

 


Joshua Morrison/News Owners of the former middle school on North Mulberry Street are asking for the property to be rezoned in order to develop the property into residential housing. The request will be heard by the Municipal Planning Commission.

Rezoning requested

The city Planning Commission is likely to take another step in the long process of the Middle School redevelopment when it meets at 4 p.m., Thursday.

comments | News | June 13, 2018, 3:00 pm |