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Food For The Hungry in search of Executive Director

MOUNT VERNON — Food For The Hungry has a job opening for its Executive Director. This is a rewarding position as the Executive Director is essential to the Food for the Hungry team in its nonprofit efforts focused on providing food and financial support to entities striving to reduce hunger in Knox County, Ohio. The Executive Director’s main responsibility is …

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Legislation Passed by Mount Vernon City Council, February 26, 2024

Legislation Passed by Mount Vernon City Council, February 26, 2024 Public Notice The following legislation was passed by Mount Vernon City Council on February 26, 2024,signed by Bruce E. Hawkins, President of Council, approved by Matthew Starr, Mayor,attested by Todd Hill, Clerk of Council. The legislation is on file with the Clerk of Council,40 Public Square, Mount Vernon, Ohio for …

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MTVarts Presents HONK Jr.

Mount Vernon, OH – Audiences will be flocking to Knox Memorial Theatre, 112 East High Street for MTVarts’ latest artsIQ youth theater production “HONK! JR.” The musical, a contemporary and comic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s, The Ugly Duckling, takes place March 15 through 17. Tickets are available online at MTVarts.com, at the Mount Vernon Arts Consortium office on South …

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22 Found Guilty in Mount Vernon Municipal Court

Sixteen Found Guilty on February 20, 2024 MOUNT VERNON – Judge John Thatcher found sixteen guilty after hearings were heldin the Mount Vernon Municipal Court on February 20, 2024.Matthew Carter, 38, of Mount Vernon, was found guilty of assault.Kiara Johnson, 24, of Mount Vernon, was found guilty of disorderly conduct.Jeremy Lamb, 38, of Mount Vernon, was found guilty of possession …

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Mount Vernon City Council meets Monday Night

Downloads: Agenda  Agenda Packet I.Committee Meetings1.02-26-24 Committee Meeting Schedule2.02-26-12 Draft Solar ResolutionII.MEETING WILL RECESS UNTIL 7:30 P.M.III.Call to Order1.Roll CallIV.InvocationV.Pledge of AllegianceVI.Acceptance of Minutes1.Minutes of Feb 12, 2024 7:30 PMVII.Receive Petitions and CommunicationsVIII.Receive Committee Reports1.02-12-24 Parks and Lands Committee Meeting Minutes2.02-12-24 Utilities Committee Meeting Minutes3.02-26-24 Streets and Public Buildings Committee Meeting Minutes4.02-12-24A Employee and Community Relations Committee Meeting Minutes5.02-12-24B Employee and Community …

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Experience Mount Vernon Announces the 2024 First Friday Season and Exhibitor Registration

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio –  Experience Mount Vernon is excited to announce the 2024 First Friday Season and exhibitor registration information. First Fridays, which take place in Downtown Mount Vernon June-September, are community-wide events with something for the whole family. 2024 First Friday Dates: June 7 July 5 August 2 September 6 We are going to travel back to the 1980s at …

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Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

Mount Vernon, OH — February 8, 2024 – The Alzheimer’s Association Northwest Ohio Chapter has partnered with Knox Community Hospital to offer an educational program, free and open to the community, titled, “Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors.” Join us on Wednesday, February 28, 5:30 to 6:30 pm at Knox Community Hospital in the Education Resource Center, 1330 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon. …

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Danville Police issue follow up statement regarding threat

The Danville Police Department, in partnership with Danville Local Schools, issues this follow-up statement concerning the recent incident involving a student threat. On February 12th, at 10:57 am, the Danville PD received notification of a threat made by astudent not enrolled in the district. Immediate action was taken upon receipt of this information,following established protocols. The threat was promptly reported …

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Public Hearing set for March 19th in Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon intends to apply to the Ohio Department of Development forfunding under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Small Cities Program,HOME Investment Partnership Program, and other related federally funded programsadministered by the State. The City is eligible for several different types of fiscal year2024 programs providing the City meets applicable program requirements. Theseprograms include but are not limited to …

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Nominees named for Knox County Chamber of Commerce Dinner and Awards Ceremony

Annual Awards Dinnero Environmental Sustainability Awardo Center of Hopeo Gault’s Plaza Cleaners and Laundromato Kokosing Nature Preserveo Heart Awardo Knox County Commissioners, Courthouse Cupola Projecto New Directionso The Shoppes on Main, Fredericktowno Quality of Life Awardo Experience Mount Vernono Hospice of Knox Countyo Salvation Armyo Volunteer of the Yearo Anissa Treeno Noelle Waltono Trina Trainoro Investor in the Futureo Central …

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