Joshua Morrison/News Mount Vernon Lady Jackets Andrea Origel dribbles the ball against a Mansfield Christian defender during their match Saturday at Yellow Jacket Stadium. The Flames won the match, 2-1.

Flames edge Jackets

Mount Vernon girls’ soccer started slowly in its season and home opener on Saturday against Mansfield Christian, eventually falling 2-1.

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Joshua Morrison/News Knox County Common Pleas Court

Juvenile court judge receives budget increase

Knox County Juvenile/Probate Court Judge Jay Nixon asked for and received a few significant budget increases Thursday, including $40,000 for Guardians ad litem, who serve as court advisers for abused and neglected children, from Knox County Commissioners.

comments | Top Story | August 19, 2019, 6:00 pm |

 

 


Fred Main/News Mount Vernon’s Carter Carpenter follows through on his tee shot on the fourth hole at Hiawatha during Saturday’s Kent Miller Colonial Fall Invitational. Carpenter shot 80 and the Yellow Jackets finished ninth out of 17 teams.

Mount Vernon golfers solid at Miller Colonial

The Yellow Jackets put together a great stretch of play Saturday in the Kent Miller Colonial Fall Invitational, but a few obstacles remained as the “A” team finished ninth at its home at Hiawatha Golf Course.

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Joshua Morrison/News The Motown Sounds of Touch, from Dayton, performed several classic songs, from Smokey Robinson, The Four Tops, Ray Charles and more during the Summer Concert at Ariel-Foundation Park on Saturday evening.

A Motown kind of weekend

The Motown Sounds of Touch, from Dayton, performed several classic songs, from Smokey Robinson, The Four Tops, Ray Charles and more during the Summer Concert at Ariel-Foundation Park on Saturday evening.

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