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City faces $1.2 million deficit in 2017 - "We have run out of magic tricks"

Tuesday, 24 January 2017
City faces $1.2 million deficit in 2017 -

By Cheryl Splain, KnoxPages.com Reporter

MOUNT VERNON — City Council members passed a balanced budget on Monday night, but only because City Audi...



KCSO arrests 2 after burglary in progress call

Tuesday, 24 January 2017
KCSO arrests 2 after burglary in progress call

HOWARD - Less than a week after a community meeting was held to discuss recent burglaries in Apple Valley, a pair of would be burglars was allegedly c...


Law Enforcement

Knox Co. law reports Jan. 24, 2017

Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Knox Co. law reports Jan. 24, 2017



On 1/20 DPD assisted OSP on traffic stop on Nashville Road.

On 1/22 DPD assisted deputy responding to 911 hang-up call on Dodd Road.

On 1/23 DP...



East Knox to join to Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference

Tuesday, 24 January 2017
East Knox to join to Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference

HOWARD - As second semester is well under way, the East Knox School board and Administration are looking towards next school year and beyond. East Kno...


Local News

MOUNT VERNON – Providers for people with disabilities learned that little changes can make a big difference in your health at this week’s Healthy Living Training. Knox County Board of Developmental...
MOUNT VERNON – A warrant was issued for Rayanne Elise Crumet, 21 of Mount Vernon, who failed to appear in Municipal Court Wednesday. She is charged with one count of petty theft. The court has set...
MOUNT VERNON — The Martin Luther King Legacy Committee hosted the 14th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on the campus of Kenyon College on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. The breakfast panel...
Real estate taxes due
Saturday, 14 January 2017
MOUNT VERNON - Knox County Treasurer Shelley Coon announces that Knox County real estate tax statements have been mailed and are due on Friday, February 3, 2017. Cash, check or money order payments are...
DANVILLE - The 2017 Danville Lions Club Raccoon Dinner will be held Monday, February 6th at the St. Luke's Community Center, located immediately behind the Danville St. Luke’s Catholic Church. The...
Pizza Dock reopens after fire
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
By Dylan McCament, KnoxPages.com Reporter FREDERICKTOWN - Pizza Dock re-opened today after a fire at the laundromat next door forced a closure on Sunday. An equipment failure of the furnace in the...
MOUNT VERNON - The Knox County Memorial Building built in 1926 is about to embark on the next century with contemporary upgrades. According to a news release, the original committee, that was...
MOUNT VERNON — The county commissioners opened bids Thursday morning for the installation of air conditioning in the ballroom of the Memorial Building. ​Three companies submitted a bid; all of the...
MOUNT VERNON - More people are choosing to arm themselves in Knox County. The sheriff's office has released statistics on concealed carry permits for 2016.  The yearly total, new and renewals issued,  was...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – With Ohioans struggling to afford the cost of prescription drugs, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) will outline specific steps Congress should take to bring down drug costs....
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