With shouts of “George Floyd — Say His Name!” and “No Justice, No Peace” as they walked around Public Square, a gathering of between 150 and 200 people comprised the second peaceful protest in the past eight days on the square in Mount Vernon.
As of Tuesday, 1,043 Knox County residents had been tested for COVID-19 as the Ohio National Guard, under orders from Gov. Mike DeWine and state health Director Amy Acton, continued to have its medical personnel test nursing home residents and staff.
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.
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