Fredericktown Village Council welcomed several guests to their bi-monthly meeting Monday night, including one who spoke about the importance of participating in the upcoming census.
A Mount Vernon man was sentenced to nearly three years in prison in the Knox County Court of Common Pleas on Thursday after he had been found guilty of four drug charges that he had collected in quick succession in 2018.
Skylar Lawrence had a walkoff hit to left in the bottom of the sixth inning that helped propel the Brenneman Lumber baseball team to the 5-4 win over Griffin Insurance in the Mount Vernon Baseball Association City Tournament winner’s bracket finals.
With the search still ongoing for the missing teen in the Kokosing River near Hazel Dell Road, EMS and rescue crews face a group of difficult challenges when searching a moving body of water for a person.
With summer upon us in Knox County, that means the start of the First Friday season in Mount Vernon. … One of this month’s featured events was a tour of the painted murals that adorn some of the buildings in the downtown area. Several buildings, including ones on Ohio Avenue, Gay Street and Mulberry Street, were designed and painted mostly by the same person, artist John Donnelly.
Rescue and emergency teams from several agencies in Knox County are continuing the search for a man who went missing near Honey Run Park Thursday night.