A test of a national presidential alert system has been delayed until 3 October 2018. The test message of the previously unused system that aims to warn the public about national emergencies, was originally scheduled for 20 September. It is being pushed back because of response efforts to Tropical Depression Florence, according to FEMA officials.
On Saturday, 30 volunteers from the Court including community service workers participated in the Kokosing River clean up. The event was organized by the Knox County Recycling and Litter Prevention Program. There was plenty of work to do along over two miles of the Kokosing River.… Read full story
September 17, 2018
By: Vice Adm. Jerome M. Adams M.D., M.P.H., Surgeon General of the United States
Surgeon General Adams says participation by the faith-based community is critical in national efforts to prevent and treat opioid misuse.
Brown, Portman Supported Each Other’s Bills to Block Deadly Drugs from Reaching Ohio Communities
WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) applauded the expected Senate passage of Sen. Portman’s (R-OH) Synthetics Trafficking & Overdose Prevention (STOP) Act, which Brown cosponsored.… Read full story
Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Sep 18, 2018
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s Office)
A complainant, of the 18000 block of Cooke Road in Fredericktown, reported that on an unknown date and time, unknown person(s) entered his unlocked shop and stole a Dewart 12″ compound miter saw.… Read full story
Mount Vernon High School Key Club would like your participation in the Walk For Water 5K at Ariel-Foundation Park on Saturday, September 29, from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Currently, 663 million people lack access to clean, safe drinking water. With your help and generosity, we are one step closer to ENDING the global water crisis by raising money to fund a well in Swaziland.… Read full story
Alan’s Comfort Control Heating and Air Conditioning LLC
Alan’s Comfort Control Heating & Air Conditioning LLC. is a well-established residential HVAC contractor serving Knox County, Ohio since 2012. We will hire experienced installers or someone with little experience.… Read full story