Probation Department Workers Helped to Prepare Cemetery for Memorial Day


On May 20, the Probation Dept. had ten supervised community service workers at Mound View Cemetery preparing the cemetery for Memorial Day. The participants picked up trash and swept grass clippings from headstones left behind by the mowers. The community service workers heard some positive comments from people who were visiting the Cemetery.… Read full story

KCH Cardiovacular Services Team Receives Lifeline NSTEMI Silver and Gold Awards

We are proud announce that the KCH Cardiovascular Services team has achieved recognition by the American Heart Association for following the latest research-based standards for severe heart attacks with a Mission: Lifeline NSTEMI Silver Award.

Cardiovascular Services has also received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

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Ohio Man Wanted on Charges of Human Trafficking, Engaging in a Pattern of Corrupt Activity

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and members of the Central Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force are asking for the public’s help in locating an Ohio man accused of trafficking a Columbus teenager and a Toledo-area teenager for sex.  

Micaiah Price, 26, of Reynoldsburg, was indicted by a Franklin County grand jury last month on charges of engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity, trafficking in persons, compelling prostitution, promoting prostitution, commercial sexual exploitation of a minor, and pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor. Read full story

Silver Screeners Free Movie Matinee featuring Orson Welles’ Classic Masterpiece “Citizen Kane”

The 1941 classic “Citizen Kane” will be featured at the free Silver Screeners Movie Matinee on Sunday, June 11, 2:00 p.m. at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.

Orson Welles’ masterpiece took first place on the American Film Institute’s list of Best American Movies and continues to win accolades as one of the top five movies of all time by various organizations.… Read full story

Star Snacks Co. Recalling Two Lots of Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt Due to the Potential Presence of Glass Pieces

Star Snacks Co. of Jersey City, NJ is voluntarily recalling  two lots of Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt due to the potential presence of glass pieces.

The affected product was distributed in 8.0oz canisters under the following label:

Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt, Net Weight 8.0Read full story

Drinking Diet Beverages During Pregnancy Linked to Child Obesity, NIH Study Suggests

Children born to women who had gestational diabetes and drank at least one artificially sweetened beverage per day during pregnancy were more likely to be overweight or obese at age 7, compared to children born to women who had gestational diabetes and drank water instead of artificially sweetened beverages, according to a study led by researchers at the National Institutes of Health.… Read full story