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Energy gives Trojans edge

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.

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Joyce A. Peck

Joyce A. Peck, 66, of Walhonding, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at Whispering Hills Care Center in Mount Vernon.

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Joshua Morrison/News Riverside Recovery Services, which owns the house at 197 Mansfield Avenue, is looking to change its zoning to R-3. The home is used as a place to stay for those recovering from substance abuse.

A chance at recovery

More than anything, Amy Smart would like to see Knox County give the residents of 197 Mansfield Avenue a chance.

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Danville health center seeks funding

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.

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Joshua Morrison/News 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 snowfall and low temperatures lead to area schools starting with a delay.

Winter floods

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.

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Joshua Morrison/News 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. David Holt and Josh Goforth will take the stage tonight at 7 p.m. with their show, “Carolina Heroes.”

Opening night: A step back in time

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.

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Erick Starkey/News Mount Vernon’s Connor Fisher (30) splashes home a 3-pointer over the defense of Logan’s Coby Bell. Fisher notched six points in the 43-30 Jacket loss Wednesday.

Mount Vernon outlasted by Logan

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.

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