November 2015

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Fredericktown Christmas Walk This Saturday

The Fredericktown Christmas Walk will be held this Saturday, December 5 , from 4 to 8 p.m. The Christmas Walk committee invites everyone to attend and mark the beginning of the Christmas season while supporting Fredericktown Interchurch and Fredericktown Salvation Army who provide food and…


Santa’s Toy Shop In Need of Toys

During the Fredericktown Christmas Walk on Saturday, December 5th, from 4 to 8 p.m., the Fredericktown Free Will Baptist Church, located at 102 Columbus Road in Fredericktown, will have Santa’s Toy Shop open. Gently used toys, games, books, video games, sports equipment and more are…


Fredericktown Police Report

November 21 to November 27 Issued for the week:  Citations 1, Criminal Charges 0, Warnings 9, Parking Tickets 1. November 21 Alarm drop on S. Main St. Traffic complaint on N. Main St. Telephone harassment complaint on S. Main St. Animal related complaint on S….

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Exhibit opening on Latinos in Knox County

GAMBIER, Ohio — An exhibit of photos, stories and video interviews about Latinos who live in Knox County will be shown in December at Kenyon College and in January at the Mount Vernon Public Library. The project called “Latinos in Rural America” features colorful, bilingual…

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Pastor’s Column – Breathing in Anticipation

By Pastor Christine Burns, Fredericktown First Presbyterian Church “Breathing in Anticipation” As I left the church on Sunday, the first snow was falling. It was not the soft and gentle, white and fluffy flakes that land on the ground like the manna described in Exodus….

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Knox County’s Big Craft Sale Returns December 6

GAMBIER, Ohio — Artists and artisans will sell everything from paintings to cookies at the 47th Annual Gambier Craft Sale on Sunday, Dec. 6, on the Kenyon College campus. About 90 exhibitors will set up in the Kenyon Athletic Center, 221 Duff St., from 11…

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Kokosing Founder Obituary

William “Bill” Boyd Burgett May 29, 1930-November 26, 2015 William (Bill) Boyd Burgett, age 85, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 26, 2015. To those who knew him well, he will be remembered for his integrity, perseverance, compassion for others, resilient work…


FPD Crime Alert

On Thursday evening, November 26, 2015, subjects entered and removed property from four unlocked vehicles in the area of Taylor Street and one unlocked vehicle on High Street. Video Surveillance from the area of the thefts show two males with backpacks entering vehicles. The video…


Kokosing Featured on Fredericktown Christmas Walk Ornament

The 2015 Fredericktown Christmas Walk ornament features the Kokosing logo in honor of everything that the company has done for the Village of Fredericktown. Ornaments will be for sale during the Christmas Walk, Saturday, December 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Presbyterian Church….

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Ex-NBA player talks about recovering from addiction

GAMBIER, Ohio — Chris Herren, an NBA player who lost his dream because of drugs and alcohol, will speak at Kenyon College on Tuesday, Dec. 1. Herren, who realized his childhood wish of playing for his hometown team, the Boston Celtics, will share how his…