August 2016


Upcoming American Red Cross Blood Drives

Friday, Sept. 2 — First Church of the Nazarene, 807 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, 1 to 7 p.m.; Krogers, 855 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m Wednesday, Sept. 14 — Knox Community Hospital, 1330 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, 1 to 6 p.m….

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Kenyon College welcomes interfaith leader Eboo Patel

GAMBIER, Ohio — Eboo Patel, the founder and president of the Interfaith Youth Core, will give a talk at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, at Kenyon College on interfaith understanding and collaboration among young people. Patel is a recognized leader in the movement to promote…

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Taylor Street Commons Breaks Ground

By ZAK GRIMM In 2008, the path of history in Fredericktown took a sharp turn, when it was decided that the 100-plus-year-old school building which, at one time, housed decades of classes was no longer fit to be utilized as such. That summer, the impressive…


Mosquito Spraying Schedule

The Knox County Health Department will provide spraying for mosquitos this week on the following dates and locations: Tuesday, August 30 – Fredericktown Wednesday, August 31 – Centerburg Thursday, September 1 – Danville & Brinkhaven Spraying will take place after 8 p.m.   Spraying may be…


Fredericktown Police Report

August 20 to August 26 Issued for the week: Citations 0, Criminal Charges 0, Warnings 9, Parking Tickets 0. August 20 Residential alarm on Burgett Dr. Lost property (wallet) on E. College St. Juvenile related complaint on Columbus Rd. Found property (syringe) on S. Edgehill…


Freddies start season with 42-7 loss

1          2          3          4          FINAL CLEAR FORK              21       7          0          14       42 FREDERICKTOWN    0          7          0          0          7 The Freddies knew the trip up to the valley was going to be no easy match as they opened their season against Clear Fork. Bigger and faster…


Freddies open at Clear Fork tonight

Fredericktown travels north to the valley to take on the Colts in their season opener at 7:15pm. The Freddies are coming off a 10-3 season in 2015, squeaking by in a 17-14 win over the Colts last year. While Clear Fork had a 3-7 season…