January 2017

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Maple Grove Cemetery record taking to begin in April

By ZAK GRIMM For decades, the Village of Fredericktown has been the site of a long-standing and gradually-deteriorating cemetery—often referred to as the Old Fredericktown Cemetery, but also known as the Maple Grove Cemetery, and the Harmony Churchyard. Several residents and individuals around the area…



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Upcoming presentations of Hidden In Plain Sight

MOUNT VERNON – The Knox Substance Abuse Action Team (KSAAT) continues to offer Hidden in Plain Sight presentations during February and March. Hidden in Plain Sight is an interactive and informative presentation for adults designed to build their awareness on items they may find in…


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Appreciation from Fredericktown Christmas Walk Committee

It is never to late to say thank you and all of us on the Fredericktown Christmas Walk committee would like to thank everyone who worked so hard to make this one of our most successful events in recent years.  Our corporate donations from Fredericktown…


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Swihart Named To President’s List at Miami University

OXFORD, OH — Evan Swihart was named to the Miami University fall 2016 president’s list. Miami University students who are ranked in the top three percent of undergraduate students within each division for for semester 2016-17 have been named to the president’s list recognizing academic…


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FHS Alumni Scholarship Fund Surpasses 2016 Goal

The FHS alumni have affirmed the Fredericktown slogan — “It CAN be done in a small town.”  The FHS Alumni Association began its “Freddies Helping Freddies” fundraising campaign June 2015 with less than $10,000 to permanently endow its scholarships.  Thanks to the generosity of FHS…


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Ohio Failing in its Efforts to Reduce Tobacco Use

COLUMBUS — The American Lung Association’s “State of Tobacco Control” report (http://www.lung.org/our-initiatives/tobacco/reports-resources/sotc/) has found that in 2016 Ohio failed to do enough to implement proven-effective policies that would save lives. The 15th annual report grades states and the federal government on policies to prevent and…


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Fredericktown Police Report

January 21 to January 27 Issued for the week: Citations 5, Criminal Charges 3, Warnings 5, Parking Tickets 3 1-21 Drug related complaint on N. Main St. Residential alarm on Grant Dr. Commercial alarm on N. Main St. 1-22 Commercial alarm on Columbus Rd. Telephone…


FPD

Fredericktown Police Report

January 14 to January 20 Issued for the week: Citations 2, Criminal Charges 0, Warnings 7, Parking Tickets 0 1-14 Disturbance on S. Main St. 1-15 Lost and found property (wallet & cell phone) on S. Main St. Disturbance on High St. 1-16 Assisted Fire…