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At approximately 12:13pm on Sunday April 2, 2017 officers responded to the residence of retired Sheriff David Barber after he was discovered deceased by family members. Mr. Barber appeared to have died from a gunshot wound. His death appears to be the result of a suicide, however an autopsy is being conducted as part of the investigation.
MOUNT VERNON, OH (April 1, 2017) – Congratulations to the following Mount Vernon Middle School students on their performances at the Ohio Music Education Association Solo & Ensemble Event at Northmor High School.
Students performed a prepared piece of music for an adjudicator and receieved comments and an overall rating on their performance.
Research teams from the National Institutes of Health and abroad have identified the first inhibitor of an enzyme long thought to be a potential drug target for fighting disease-causing parasites and bacteria.… Read full story
Mount Vernon Police Arrests – Apr 03 2017
(Information courtesy of The Mount Vernon Police Department)
Lessie Parish, 22, of Mansfield,
was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead on March 29th 2017.
Raymond Williams, 46, of Mount Vernon,
was charged with with possessing drug abuse instrument and open container on March 30th 2017.… Read full story
South Catherine Street will be closed between East High and East Vine Streets today from 12 PM to 4:30 PM. No traffic can get through.