Mount Vernon Schools Restart Update July 31 2020

Three weeks ago, Mount Vernon City Schools set an aspirational goal to “Go Green” to start the 2020/2021 school year. In the green learning mode, students would be in session five days a week with modifications and safety precautions. Over the past three weeks, the Restart committees have been working diligently to address the many challenges associated with having all students return to school five days a week.

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Grill Cook Wanted

Grill Cook
Bob Evans Restaurants
Statement of Purpose:
Responsible for preparing each order by following standardized recipes. Ensure that proper food handling and sanitation procedures are being followed. Prepares visually appealing and great tasting home-style dishes and ensures that all items are completed in a timely manner and delivered hot and fresh to the servers.
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Knox County Grand Jury Indictment

On Monday, July 27th the Knox County Grand Jury indicted Logan Weaver, 25, homeless for aggravated burglary of an acquaintance’s house. Weaver allegedly forced his way into the victim’s apartment by breaking down the door July 17. He then took energy drinks and bottled water from the victim’s fridge uninvited, according to Knox County Prosecutor, Chip McConville.… Read full story

Asian Longhorned Tick Confirmed in Gallia County

Livestock Owners Encouraged to Examine Livestock Regularly and Report Suspected Findings  

REYNOLDSBURG, OH (July 31, 2020) –Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) today announced the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames, Iowa, has confirmed that an exotic tick, known as the Asian longhorned tick, has been found in Gallia County.… Read full story