The history of the 4-acre parcel of land that sits nestled between North Mulberry Street and North Sandusky Street goes back to the 19th century, when the first Mount Vernon High School, then known as the Central Building, was built in 1859.
The Mount Vernon 12U All-Star Yellow Jackets marched 17 batters to the plate in the first two innings of their Little League State Tournament opener in New Albany’s Bevelhymer Park on Saturday evening, breaking the game wide open with eight runs.
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