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Baxter’s Wine and Whiskey completes 20-year transition

MOUNT VERNON — Stacey Baxter’s business underwent a fascinating transition over a couple of decades. Baxter said going from finance to serving drinks in Mount Vernon was something she envisioned 20 years ago. Her love for bars sprouted when she served drinks at a local bar in Bowling Green State University. Afterward, Baxter pondered if she…


Nate Jacklin Scholarship Fund to support MVHS wrestlers

Knox County Foundation is pleased to announce a new scholarship fund has been created in memory of Mount Vernon High School alumnus Nate Jacklin (45), son of Mount Vernon residents Bruce and Mary Lou Jacklin and the late Terri VanSickle of Columbus, Ohio. Jacklin passed away on Nov. 15, 2022, after a hard-fought battle with…