The Community Foundation of Mount Vernon & Knox County seeks a motivated team member with the skills to drive social media, website, and print messaging, including the production of our annual report.… Read full story
Mount Vernon Fire Department (MVFD) trains with multiple EMS and Law Enforcement agencies to implement Rescue Task Force Model Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050-
The Mount Vernon Fire Department conducted training exercises today starting at 09:00 on active killer situations at the Premier Movie Theater.… Read full story
Coalition members are attending the Coalitions Rising conference in Columbus this week. Elizabeth (United Way), Andrea (OSU Extension), Ashley (KCHD), and Lindsey (New Directions) are excited to bring back new information, tools, and resources to Knox County.
By Beverley Laubert, Director, Ohio Department of Aging
Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, is observed as World Alzheimer’s Day to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia. Dementia is one of the most feared medical conditions in America. The word dementia is a broad term for brain failure that happens gradually and affects everyone differently.… Read full story
A warrant has been issued by the Knox County Common Pleas Court for the arrest of Melissa McCutchen for failing to abide by the terms of her pre-trial release supervision. Ms. McCutchen is also wanted on a warrant from the Mount Vernon Municipal Court.… Read full story
Brown Introduced Amendment to Health Spending Package to Increase Miner Participation in National Program that Detects Black Lung Disease
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today secured an amendment to the final Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (L-HHS) Appropriations Bill to boost participation in federal programs that detect and treat black lung disease among coal miners.… Read full story
After some rain this morning, the area will dry out today with high temperatures reaching the mid-70s to lower 80s. There is a slight risk for severe thunderstorms on Friday as a cold front crosses the area. Take some time to review your severe weather safety plan today or tomorrow.… Read full story
West Vine Street between Sandusky Street and Mulberry Street will be closed September 19th, 2018, from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM for a gas line service. No traffic will be able to pass through.
Fredericktown “Fall Clean Up Week” begins Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, with the “Fall Community Garage Sale” and ends on Saturday, Oct. 13th with “Dumpster Days,” which will be held at the Police Department Parking Lot on S. Main Street.
Dumpsters will be available for VILLAGE RESIDENTS ONLY on Saturday, Oct.… Read full story