Joshua Morrison/News City councilmember Sam Barone listens during Monday's City Council meeting. Barone proposed a draft for a stormwater utility that excised many sticking points for council in an effort to craft and pass the legislation.

Working toward a compromise

In an effort to move things to a conclusion, Mount Vernon City Council is poised to drop the more contentious pieces of its proposed stormwater utility.

comments | Top Story | October 15, 2019, 11:30 am |



Fred Main/News East Knox golfer Drew Salyers watches his tee shot during Saturday’s first round of the Division III State golf championships at OSU’s Scarlet Course. Salyers finished as runner-up after shooting 75-74.

Salyers second in state

East Knox’s Drew Salyers made a charge on the front nine Saturday in the Division III state golf championships, but wasn’t able to complete the comeback and finished as runner-up.

comments | Sports | October 14, 2019, 11:53 am |



Kay Culbertson/News Lois Taylor, Lucy Knox Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, unveils the grave marker dedicated by the chapter to American Revolutionary War patriots Peter Doty, private, New Jersey, Evan A. Holt, drummer, Pennsylvania, John Kinney, scout, Pennsylvania and George McCreary, sergeant, Pennsylvania.

DAR honors Chesterville patriots

It was a bright but brisk Saturday when the Lucy Knox Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met at Chester Baptist Church, Chesterville, to commemorate four American Revolutionary War patriots buried in the church’s cemetery.

comments | Top Story | Video | October 14, 2019, 11:44 am |