Relay For Life
Travis Morse/Register-News More than 300 walkers gathered at the Mt. Vernon Township High School Friday night for the Jefferson County Relay for Life event. Participants camped out overnight and took turns walking around the school track. This year'sContinued ...
Sears announces Mt. Vernon store closure
MT. VERNON – The Sears store at Times Square Mall in Mt. Vernon will officially close its doors Sept. 8.Continued ...
Board OKs new construction plan
MT. VERNON – The new proposed Allied Health building remains at the top of Rend Lake College's annual wish list of improvement projects. And college officials are guardedly optimistic that the state could allocate funding for the initiative in the neContinued ...
Bank robbed in Dahlgren
McLEANSBORO — Police were still searching late Thursday afternoon for a man who robbed the Peoples National Bank branch in Dahlgren. The man, described as a black male in his late teens or early 20s, displayed a black semiautomatic handgun during thContinued ...
Senior Saints nominations accepted
MT. VERNON — Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 class of the Senior Saints Hall of Fame. "The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the City of Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County Board and Senior Saints Committee, will honContinued ...
- Further tax hikes unlikely from building project
- Cedarhurst chorus in concert June 23
- Sears announces MV closure
- Surgery Center open
- Federal cuts hurt District 80's Head Start Program
- Four injured in car accident
- Relay volunteers paint town purple
- Tri-County nominates Withers
- New grant to expand recycling program
- TIF amendment recommended
- Relay For Life