The Knox County Safety Council is sponsored by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation and facilitated by the Knox County Chamber of Commerce. Safety Councils throughout Ohio have been established to educate the workforce about safety. Monthly meetings include speakers who examine and resolve safety issues.… Read full story
The Knox County Health Department in semi-rural Mount Vernon Ohi and centrally located with easy access to the larger metropolitan areas is currently seeking a Dentist in our Community Health Service division. The responsibilities of this position will include but may not be limited to: diagnose and provide appropriate dental treatment to patients, educate patients on maintaining proper oral health; communicate with dental staff regarding patient treatment plans; prescribe medications as necessary; carefully document all medications, diagnoses, treatments and consultations using electronic health records; and oversee the work of professional, technical and administrative staff.… Read full story
Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Jan 22, 2019
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s Office)
Deputies responded to the 200 block of East Walnut Street in Danville for a disturbance. Emmett N Mitchell, of Mount Vernon, was threatening to take hostages inside of the residence.… Read full story
Beginning today, Tuesday, January 22, US 36 will be restricted to one lane just east of Brush Run Road for a culvert repair.
- Single lane closure with temporary traffic signal
- Estimated completion: Thursday, January 31, weather permitting
Mount Vernon City School District will be closed on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019, due to icy back roads, parking lots, and sidewalks in combination with frigid temperatures.
As of 8:54 PM today, January 21, 2019, Sheriff Shaffer has cancelled the previously issued level 1 snow emergency for Knox County.
Danville/Brinkhaven Police Report – Jan 21, 2019
(Information courtesy of The Danville Police Department)
Sierra M. Colucci age 25 of Mount Vernon was issued a traffic citation for driving under suspension
Conducted four morning and three afternoon D.A.R.E.… Read full story
Send us two memes or a meme and a video if you are so talented to join our meme team. We’re looking for committed friends.
This is a rare opportunity.… Read full story
On Friday, January 18, 2019, Medic 441 responded to a structure fire with MVFD. While on the scene, a MVFD crew rescued a dog from the structure and brought it to the EMS crew. Both crews worked together to provide aid to “Little Man” the dog and then the crew of Medic 441 transported the survivor to Hillside Veterinary Clinic.… Read full story