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Gambier a bit hazy on Tobacco 21 stance

Despite an assurance of “our (county) Board of Health is behind you” following a Knox County Health Department Tobacco 21 presentation, the Gambier Village Council gave no indication last week as to whether initiating a Tobacco 21 policy is in the village’s near future.

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John Wareham/News A driver had a close call on Newark Road in Mount Vernon when a tree collapsed, broke through power wires and fell onto the street in front of her car Monday. She was uninjured and walked away from the scene before emergency crews closed the street and city workers assessed the damage.

Close call

A driver had a close call on Newark Road in Mount Vernon when a tree collapsed, broke through power wires and fell onto the street in front of her car Monday.

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Submitted photo Mount Vernon Nazarene University broke ground for Phase 1 of the Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium and Community Fields during a ceremony Monday, June 10. Participating in the ceremony were, from left, Chip Wilson, MVNU athletic director; James Smith, MVNU vice president for University Relations; Mark Ramser, donor; Fred Parshall, SoL Harris/Day Architecture; Dr. Henry W. Spaulding II, MVNU president: Jen Odenweller, The Ariel Foundation director; and Robert Boss, First-Knox National Bank president.

Ground broken on MVNU soccer and lacrosse stadium

The future of Mount Vernon Nazarene University athletics turned a corner Monday, June 10, as university and community leaders once again scooped into the dirt of the Lakeholm farm to start the construction of the new Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium and Community Fields.

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Kokosing River presentation at Knox County library June 12

Join the Knox County Park District and OSU Extension of Knox County June 12 as Janet Chandler, an Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist, joins these entities to present a program titled “Knowing our Neighbor – the Kokosing River.” This event will be held at the Mount Vernon Library at 7 p.m.

comments | Events | June 10, 2019, 5:47 pm |