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Fire destroys Z Street Barn

Firefighters from the Fredericktown Community Fire District were dispatched to 16567 Z Street in Morris Township at 3:26am on Wednesday morning on the report of a structure fire of some type. Dispatchers were able to get additional information that this was a 40×70 barn and…


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Nominations being accepted for Ohio State alumni awards

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Ohio State University Alumni Awards. The awards honor alumni and supporters, whose service and achievements have brought extraordinary credit to the university. Awards are presented in eight categories: Alumni Medalist Award for national or international…


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Knox County Head Start receives $245,000

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families (ACF) has announced the award of an Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership grant to Knox County Head Start, Inc. This grant capitalizes on existing child care capacity and infrastructure to improve access to…


FCFD Submitted Photo:  Firefighter Jason Butler and Captain Shane Smith work to remove a victim that was located during training at the firehouse last Thursday night.

Firefighters train on search technique

Members of the Fredericktown Community Fire District met on Thursday night for their first training of the month. Firefighters worked on concepts of search and rescue to locate victims and also hose line advancement into a structure. The interior of the firehouse was used as…



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Post-Secondary Enrollment Options Meeting – Feb 18

Post-Secondary Enrollment Options Meeting (now called College Credit Plus) will be held on Wednesday, February  18th, 6:00 pm, in the Fredericktown High School Library. Parents and students who may be interested in attending college classes next year should be at this meeting to understand the pros…


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Lt. Governor Taylor Urges Vigilance in Wake of Anthem Data Breach

COLUMBUS — Ohio Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor has issued a consumer alert to help keep Ohioans informed after the recent announcement of a cyber-attack on Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield.  The cyber-attack exposed the personal information of both current and former Anthem members and…



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Buckeyes Fall On The Road To Illinois 66-55

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Nothing came easy for Ohio State on Saturday as it fell on the road to Illinois 66-55 at the State Farm Center. The loss drops the Buckeyes to 17-9 on the year and 9-5 in the conference while Illinois evens its record at…


Winter WX Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory through Sunday 4:00am

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY… …WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST SUNDAY… * SNOW…OCCASIONAL BURSTS OF SNOW WILL DECREASE OVERNIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO LOCALLY 2 INCHES REMAIN POSSIBLE WHERE THE SNOW BANDS…