(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans to beware of family emergency scams. Several Ohioans have reported losing thousands of dollars to the scam in recent weeks.
In the scam, con artists pose as relatives or friends and claim they need money right away to help with an emergency, such as getting out of jail or paying attorney fees after getting into a car accident.… Read full story
Mount Vernon Police Arrests – Dec 21 2016
(Information courtesy of The Mount Vernon Police Department)
Curtis Jordan, 18, Homeless,
was charged with theft on December 19th 2016.
Tia Picklesimer, 24, of Newark,
was charged with Complicity – Aid or Abet on December 19th 2016.… Read full story
National Homeless Persons’ Remembrance Day is observed annually on the first day of Winter.
Because media attention to such issues increases during the holiday season in December, National Homeless Persons’ Remembrance Day was in part created to garner a public forum for this issue, and local groups are encouraged to seek out and work with their local media outlets to publicize the event.… Read full story
Ski Club is looking for more members! Any student grades 6-12 may join and travel to Snow Trails on 6 Tuesdays starting on Tuesday, January 3rd. The bus leaves at 3:00 pm and returns at 9:45 pm. Information on the pass packages available are included below.… Read full story
Knox County Sheriff Reports – Dec 21 2016
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s office)
A victim, of the 400 block of S. Market Street in Danville, reported that an unknown person(s) entered his unlocked vehicle and stole his Smith and Wesson handgun on December 15th 2016.… Read full story