The J. M. Smucker Co. Issues Limited, Voluntary Recall of Two Lots of Meow Mix® Original Choice Dry Cat Food for Potential Salmonella Contamination

Orrville, OH – The J. M. Smucker Co. today announced a limited, voluntary recall of two lots of Meow Mix® Original Choice Dry Cat Food (30LB bag) due to potential salmonella contamination. The Company has received no reports of pet illness or adverse reaction and has issued this recall out of an abundance of caution.… Read full story

MV Senior Wins Knox County Franklin B. Walter All Scholastic Award

Each year the Ohio Educational Service Center Association (OESCA) recognizes a student from each county across the state. Students are selected for their academic achievements, personal accomplishments, as well as community service. Mount Vernon High School’s Elizabeth Clarkson has been recognized as the student exemplifying this award from Knox County.
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Ohio State Fair Limited to Livestock and Educational Competitions

To protect Ohioans and the long-term financial viability of the #ohiostatefair, this year’s event will be limited to livestock and educational competitions for exhibitors, their families, and guests. Concerts, entertainment, and your favorite traditions will resume in 2022.
For the last several months, we have been weighing options for how to safely open the gates to the 2021 Ohio State Fair.
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BBB Scam Alert: COVID-19 Vaccine Passports are Coming; Scams are Sure to Follow


Vaccine passports – digital records of an individual’s COVID-19 vaccination status – are on their way. This is likely to be a QR code on your phone, which you scan to enter a flight or event. As with any major new initiative, scammers always find ways to take advantage of the confusion and anxiety surrounding the change. … Read full story