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The Centerburg girls basketball team defeated Mount Gilead in a fast-paced shootout Wednesday night. The Trojans came out on top 56-45 in the Knox Morrow Athletic Conference matchup and showed up ready to play.
The Knox County Board of Health voted Wednesday to endorse the Heath Center Board of Directors in seeking New Access Point funding for the Danville health center location.
The warm temperatures and rainfall Wednesday gave way to high water across Knox County. Beckley Road, between Ohio 13 and Bryant Road, was closed early this morning as high water overtook the roadway.
The Woodward Opera House will host its first performance since the 1920s tonight after years of planning and work by the Woodward Development Corp. America’s oldest authentic 19th century opera house was refurbished to look like it did in the 1800s when performers like Dan Emmett took the stage.
The Mount Vernon boys basketball team was only behind one, 21-20, at halftime to the Logan Chieftains Wednesday, but the visitors outscored the Yellow Jackets 22-10 in the second half to hand Mount Vernon a 43-30 loss.
The Utica varsity boys bowling team, strong all year, edged visiting Mount Vernon in their Licking County League match, 2,092-1,948, at Redskin Lanes in Utica Wednesday afternoon.