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Tomato Show Plate raises $9,125

The 2017 Fredericktown Tomato Show plate auction took place Saturday evening during the show. The plate featured the high school on Columbus Road. Local artist Tammy Mowry designed the plate, artist Paul Linhares fired the plates, and master woodworker Isaiah Chester make the cases. The…


Ohio Historical Marker approved

Superintendent Matt Chrispin announced The Local History Service Department at the Ohio History Connection approved Fredericktown Local Schools’ application for an Ohio Historical Marker.  In addition, the district was one of ten applicants to receive a $750 grant to be applied towards the historical marker. …


Fredericktown Police Report

September 2 to September 8 Issued for the week: Citations 5, Criminal Charges 0, Warnings 4, Parking Tickets 0 9-2 none 9-3 Disturbance on S. Main St. Assisted EMS personnel on Watson St. Parking complaint on N. Main St. Animal related complaint on Grant St….

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Silver Screeners to feature “Sunset Boulevard”

The 1950 Academy Award nominated classic film, “Sunset Boulevard” will be featured at the Silver Screeners Classic Movie Matinee on Sunday, September 24, 2:00 p.m., at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon. Sunset Boulevard (stylized onscreen…

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Guest Column from State Representative Rick Carfagna

National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month An issue that is incredibly important to me, and many Ohioans, is mental health. September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, a topic that is often difficult to talk about but needs to be, in order to remove the stigma…

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Join “Outdoor Cooking with Gary”

“Outdoor Cooking with Gary” will be held this year on Monday, September 11, beginning at 5:00 p.m. for the Danville Public Library. Always a popular outdoor event, Gary Worster, King of Cast Iron Cooking (and grill) will make “food so great it will make you…

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United Way Announces Campaign Kick-Off Week Festivities

United Way Announces Campaign Kick-Off Week Festivities United Way Executive Director Kelly Brenneman has announced that Ryan Sponsler will serve as the 2017 Campaign Chair for the United Way of Knox County and will preside over the Campaign Kickoff festivities the week of September 12-15th….