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Public Library Hosts Info Sessions for An Enemy of the People

If you’ve been driving around the Mount Vernon Public Square in the pastweek, listened to WMVO radio, attended Mount Vernon Arts Consortium’s showcase orbrowsed upcoming events on the Public Library’s calendar, chances are you’ve seen or heardsomething about An Enemy of the People: A Theater Project From America’s Hometown. Unliketraditional theater performances, Theater of War Productions offers an immersive experience …

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The KCH Center for Wound Healing Recognized for Clinical Excellence

March 15, 2024 – Mount Vernon, Ohio– Knox Community Hospital recognizes the Center for Wound Healing, a recipient of the Center of Distinction award and the Robert A. Warriner, III, Clinical Excellence award by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including a patient satisfaction rate of more than 92 percent. …

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Experience Mount Vernon Announces the 2023 Festival of Lights Holiday Lighting Competition

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio –  Experience Mount Vernon is now accepting registrations for the 2023 Festival of Lights Holiday Lighting Competition! Experience Mount Vernon’s Annual Festival of Lights Holiday Lighting Competition is a dazzling spectacle that fills the City of Mount Vernon with warmth and festive cheer. Every year, as the holiday season approaches, the local community comes together to showcase their creativity and imagination through enchanting light displays. The competition aims to light up the entire City, with …

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Lexington Girls and Ashland Boys OCC Track Championships

Congrats to the Lexington girls and Ashland boys for winning the 2023OCC track championships held at Ashland University. The results can befound on The following are the award winners Girls Coach of the year    Michelle Smith Lexington Boys Coach of the year   Ryan Stackhouse  Ashland Female Runner of the year  Marissa Ritter  Mt. Vernon Male Runner of the year  …

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Mount Vernon City Council meets Monday Night

Downloads: Agenda Agenda PacketI. Committee Meetings 1. 03-28-22 Committee Meeting Schedule II. MEETING WILL RECESS UNTIL 7:30 P.M. III. Call to Order 1. Roll Call IV. Invocation V. Pledge of Allegiance VI. Acceptance of Minutes 1. Minutes of Mar 14, 2022 7:30 PM 2. Minutes of Mar 21, 2022 6:00 PM VII. Receive Petitions and Communications VIII. Receive Committee Reports …

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