With repeated heavy rains, ‘road closed’ signs are becoming a frequent sight in the county. Flooding is on the radar for county agencies, though they report it has yet to cause continuing significant damage to roadways.
Of all the state championships in Ohio, this one may be the most fun for people of all ages. The Ohio State Dartball Championship, hosted by Ohio Grange and held at the old Fredericktown High School gymnasium, guarantees fun — win or lose.
Through downpours, scattered showers and the sun trying to peek through, the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets track team battled at the Newark Invitational Saturday, picking up seven top-10 field event finishes.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
be submitted in writing. Include parents’ names, address, age, baby’s sex, and
date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
should include the signature, address and telephone number of the source. Announcements
may be dropped off at 18 E. Vine St., or mailed to Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box
791, Mount Vernon 43050-0791.
Contact sports editor Michael Rich at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260.
If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Fax: (740) 397-1321