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  • Easter celebrates new life in Christ

    MOUNT VERNON -- Passion Week is upon us, and all around the world people have been observing the different practices and time honored traditions of Christianity.

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  • Roadway volunteers should be aware of drug hazards

    MOUNT VERNON -- As spring comes into full bloom around central Ohio, as does trash cleanup efforts along Knox County roadways.

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  • Commissioners open bids for bike trail project

    MOUNT VERNON -- There was only one submission to review when the Knox County Commissioners on Thursday opened bids for the bike trail connection project.

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  • Zoning change not needed for rehab efforts

    MOUNT VERNON -- No action was needed by the Mount Vernon Planning Commission at its meeting Thursday afternoon.

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  • Fire helps meadows rejuvenate

    MOUNT VERNON -- Uncontrolled fire can be a destructive force, but fire can also be a force for health and rejuvenation, especially for prairies and meadows.

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  • Utica gives up lead, game to Panthers

    UTICA -- The Utica Redskins erupted for seven runs in the third inning, but let it slip away in the final inning Thursday evening, sustaining a disappointing 12-9 loss to the visiting Licking Valley Panthers in Licking County League baseball action.

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  • Local MMA fighters preparing for next challenge

    FREDERICKTOWN -- Corry Boyd didn't like how his MMA debut ended.

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  • Jeanette Clark

    MOUNT VERNON -- Jeanette Clark, 57, of Mount Vernon, passed away April 18, 2014, at Autumn Health Care.

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  • Carol Deyo

    MOUNT VERNON -- Carol Deyo, 66, of Mount Vernon, died Friday, April 18, 2014, at her residence following an extended illness.

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  • Robert E. Doering

    MOUNT VERNON -- Robert E. Doering, 73, of Wooster Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Knox Community Hospital.

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  • Amanda S. Hagans

    MOUNT VERNON -- Amanda Sue Hagans, 26, of Johnstown Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at her home with her family by her side.

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  • William O. Jacquet

    MOUNT VERNON -- William O. "Bill"Jacquet, 61, of Mount Vernon, passed away April 17, 2014, at The Laurels.

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  • Richard W. Jones

    MOUNT VERNON -- Richard Wendell Jones, 75, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, to be with his Heavenly Father, surrounded by his loving family.

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  • Peter L. Kreimes

    CONCORD, N.C. -- Peter L Kreimes, a gentle and kind Christian man, who made many friends in his journey through life, went to meet his Lord and Savior on April 15, 2014.

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