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Joshua Morrison/News Members of the community, Knox County law enforcement and family of Officer Thomas W. Cottrell Jr. gathered to share memories Friday at the Danville Municipal Building. From left, Danville Police Sergeant Lisa Lyons and Chief Dan Weckesser listen as Corporal Kevin Henthorn reads from the American Police Hall of Fame Medal of Honor plaque honoring Cottrell, who was killed in the line of duty four years ago. The plaque hangs in the Municipal Building.

Remembering a fallen officer

Members of the community, Knox County law enforcement and family of Officer Thomas W. Cottrell Jr. gathered to share memories Friday at the Danville Municipal Building.

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Joshua Morrison/News Mount Vernon firefighters, from left, Lt. J.D. Burke, Luke Rager and Josh Buzzard look into the crawl space of a 200 block Crystal Avenue home on Wednesday after a malfunction in a furnace filled the home with smoke. Burke and Buzzard were in the crawl space making sure the fire was extinguished. Fredericktown EMS were also on scene but no injuries were reported.

Furnace smokes up house

Mount Vernon firefighters, from left, Lt. J.D. Burke, Luke Rager and Josh Buzzard look into the crawl space of a 200 block Crystal Avenue home on Wednesday after a malfunction in a furnace filled the home with smoke.

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Joshua Morrison/News A crew from Wade & Gatton install an Ivory Silk Lilac tree in front of the Mount Vernon News office on East Vine Street in Mount Vernon on Wednesday. From left, Terry Cutlip, Gail Herron and Adam Gumbert position one of the trees.

New Trees

A crew from Wade & Gatton install an Ivory Silk Lilac tree in front of the Mount Vernon News office on East Vine Street in Mount Vernon on Wednesday.

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Joshua Morrison/News Pinewood Derby cars race down the track past, from left, Blake Cooper, Josh Westrick, Jordan Adams and Logan Miller. The Cub Scouts of America Pack 344 held their Pinewood Derby Saturday at the Floral Valley Community Center in Howard. The top finishers were David Swearingen in third, Daniel Adams finished second and Kolby Buckley was first. To view more photos, check out mountvernonnews.com

Off and running

The Cub Scouts of America Pack 344 held their Pinewood Derby Saturday at the Floral Valley Community Center in Howard.

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Joshua Morrison/News A white Ford F350 lays on its side after colliding with a black Cadillac at the intersection of Deal and Grove Church roads Monday. The driver of the truck, Andrew Durbin, Howard, exited the vehicle on his own and was evaluated by Bladensburg EMS but not transported to the hospital. The driver of the Cadillac, Randy Carpenter, Dresden, was cited for failure to yield. The Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to the crash.

Tipped over

A white Ford F350 lays on its side after colliding with a black Cadillac at the intersection of Deal and Grove Church roads Monday.

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