Warrants were issued this week by the Mount Vernon Municipal Court for the arrest of the following individuals. If you have any pertinent information about someone on the list, please contact law enforcement. Thank you. #WeeklyWarrants
Joshua E. Wheeler
Keaton A.… Read full story
Consortium will continue seeking food allergy treatment strategies over next seven years.
The National Institutes of Health intends to award $42.7 million over seven years to the Consortium of Food Allergy Research (CoFAR) (link is external) so it may continue evaluating new approaches to treat food allergy.… Read full story
Fredericktown “Spring Clean Up Week” begins Saturday, May 6, 2017 with the “Spring Community Garage Sale” and ends on Saturday, May 13th with “Dumpster Days” which will be held at the Police Department parking lot on S. Main St. Dumpsters will be available on Saturday May13th from 8 a.m.… Read full story
The fundraising has begun to raise $18,000 for a police dog for Mount Vernon Police Dept. Watch for these fund raising jars all over town soon. Also a BIG Thank You to Amanda Rogers Ondick of the Complete Care Animal Hospital, 999 Harcourt Road, for donating vet services for the life of the dog.… Read full story
(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced that his office is now accepting applications for its Teen Ambassador Board for the 2017-2018 academic year.
The Ohio Attorney General’s Teen Ambassador Board is open to high school juniors and seniors from public, private, home, charter, and online schools in Ohio.… Read full story
Mount Vernon Police Arrests – Mar 30 2017
(Information courtesy of The Mount Vernon Police Department)
Briana Grubaugh, 24, of Mount Vernon,
was charged with falsification on January 11th 2017.
Jessica Joslin, 34, of Mount Vernon,
was charged with with possessing drug abuse instrument on March 27th 2017.… Read full story
We’re investing $2.3 billion in roads and bridges
COLUMBUS (Thursday, March 30, 2017) – A second-straight near-record construction season is underway across Ohio. This year, the Ohio Department of Transportation will invest $2.3 billion into the state’s roads and bridges, just shy of the record-$2.4 billion investments made in 2014 and 2015.… Read full story
It’s natural to fall in love with your four-legged friends. There is nothing better than the unconditional love, the furry snuggles and the big puppy eyes. Owning pets also has real health benefits. Studies have shown that owning a pet not only helps people socialize, increases their activity levels, and improves their mood; pets can lower an owner’s blood pressure, decrease depression, stress and anxiety, and can even prevent strokes.… Read full story
(CHILLICOTHE, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ross County Prosecutor Matthew S. Schmidt today announced that a Chillicothe woman is facing charges of identity theft and theft from the elderly for allegedly stealing from an elderly woman while serving as the woman’s home health aide.… Read full story