Looking for the perfect holiday gift and want to support a great cause at the same time? The Friends of the Library Christmas Stocking Silent Auction is going on now through end of business on Wednesday, December 16, at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N.… Read full story
To engage our Knox County, Ohio community in building partnerships dedicated to preventing and reducing substance abuse among youth and adults in Knox County. The KSAAT Vision: A community connected to supportive resources and committed to health.
The Knox County Prosecutor’s office has successfully defended an appeal of a three-year mandatory sentence by Clifford Koch, a sex offender with multiple convictions for failure to register.
The Fifth District Court of Appeals stated that Ohio’s sex offender registration law requires a minimum sentence of three years for repeat failures to register.… Read full story
EATON – A California woman is facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized 200 pounds of marijuana, worth approximately $1 million following a traffic stop in Preble County.
On November 22, 2016, at 2:56 p.m., troopers stopped a 2005 Ford F-250 pick-up truck, with Nevada license plate registration, for impeding traffic on Interstate 70, near milepost 8.… Read full story
(BPT) – What does your holiday wishlist include this year? Spending time with friends and family? The latest tech or that best-selling book you’ve been meaning to read? Maybe it includes plans for a trip in 2017. Whatever is on your wishlist, chances are a holiday-related injury isn’t one of them.… Read full story
If someone in your life has an age-related eye disease, such as macular degeneration, cataracts or glaucoma, it’s helpful to know how they see the world. When it comes to preventing falls, being able to see things through the eyes of an older loved one might make a big difference.… Read full story
Physicians at five U.S. medical centers are planning to enroll up to 400 children in a clinical trial to evaluate whether a shorter course of antibiotics — five days instead of 10 — is effective at treating community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) in children who show improvement after the first few days of taking antibiotics.… Read full story