CENTERBURG -- The Centerburg school community on Monday turned out to honor retiring school board member Leroy Bumpus and his wife, Juanita.
MOUNT VERNON -- Collaborative projects between the school district and the city were discussed Monday evening when the Mount Vernon City Schools Board of Education hosted Mount Vernon City Council for their annual joint meeting at the Mount Vernon Middle School library.
MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Vernon City Council gave only first reading to a routine measure authorizing a contract with Knox County for the housing of prisoners at the county jail.
MOUNT VERNON -- The majority of the Mount Vernon Board of Education meeting last night was mostly routine.
CENTERBURG -- The Centerburg school board on Monday issued formal commendations to the Trojan varsity football team and coaches.
DANVILLE -- In just their fifth game of the season, the Danville Blue Devils look to be in midseason form.
MOUNT VERNON -- Mary E. Blair, 64, of Mount Vernon, went to be with the Lord on Sunday evening, Dec. 8, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
MOUNT GILEAD -- Richard H. Dawson, 86, of Mount Gilead, passed away Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Woodside Village Care Center.
AMITY -- James G. Fowler Jr., 90, of Amity, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon.
MOUNT VERNON -- Nadene McCullough, 77, of Mount Vernon, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
JOHNSTOWN -- A funeral service for H. Keith Raines Jr., 62, of Johnstown, will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, with Pastor Walter Bruah officiating.
HOWARD -- Frederick "Fred"Wilcox, 59, of Apple Valley and formerly of Hilliard, was called home Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at his residence after an extended illness.