Joshua Morrison/News Around 2:15 p.m. Thursday, a semi traveling eastbound on Ohio 3/US 36 went off the road, striking a parked truck in the 8200 block of Columbus Road and rolling onto its side, spilling the contents of its trailer. The driver was checked out by medics on scene and didn’t require transport to the hospital. Mount Vernon Fire Department, Knox County Sheriff’s Office and the Ohio State Highway Patrol were on scene. No further details were available as of press time.

Crash closes Ohio 3/US 36

Around 2:15 p.m. Thursday, a semi traveling eastbound on Ohio 3/US 36 went off the road, striking a parked truck in the 8200 block of Columbus Road and rolling onto its side, spilling the contents of its trailer.

Photography | July 3, 2020, 10:00 pm |

 

 


Jerry Dale Weis

Jerry Dale Weis, 85, of Carthage, NC, and formerly of Mount Vernon, died June 28, 2020 after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease.

Obituary | July 3, 2020, 4:00 pm |

 

 


Joshua Morrison/News The Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 13246 Wooster Road, has reopened but finds itself struggling to find volunteers. Donations can be now dropped off on Wednesday and Thursday and the store will open on Friday and Saturday.

Changes in store at Habitat

Habitat for Humanity Knox County had to make some changes to day-to-day operations and what they’re doing this year due to the ongoing pandemic.

News | July 3, 2020, 1:00 pm |