Saturday Classic Kids matinee final for season
MT. VERNON — The final installment of the Granada Classic Kids Matinee for the season will be held Saturday with a showing of A Cinderella Story. "This will be the last free matinee of the season, and as ever, one lucky child will win a $50 savingsContinued ...
District 80 makes personnel moves
MT. VERNON -- District 80's Board of Education accepted several resignations and hired three individuals for extra-curricular activities during an executive session on Monday. Al Futransky, longtime Casey Jr. High School seventh grade Social StudiesContinued ...
Reading program has full agenda
MT. VERNON — With school nearing an end this year, C.E. Brehm Memorial Library's children's department is gearing up for its summer reading program to keep kids sharp in between grades. This year's theme is "Have Book Will Travel," according to ChilContinued ...
Students hear reasons to leave parties
MT. VERNON — Judge David Overstreet challenged young minds at Casey Middle School on Wednesday to make good choices so they don't end up seeing him in court. A Power Point presentation made possible through the Illinois Judges Association, OverstreeContinued ...
Drug sweep nets 13 arrests
MT. VERNON — Three people were arrested in a 30-minute time frame Wednesday morning as the joint narcotics division of the Mt. Vernon Police Department and Jefferson County Sheriff's Office conducted a drug sweep. Officers from both departments wereContinued ...
- Street re-alignment project in design
- Winning lottery ticket sold in city
- Celebrate Life fundraiser to be held
- Streetscape construction slated for July 31 finish
- Carjacker receives 20-year sentence
- Current military personnel to be recognized at luncheon
- Cunningham appointed chair of RLC Board of Trustees
- Foster Grandparents hard at work
- Wife's beating under investigation
- State owes District 80 less than $100,000
- Saturday Classic Kids matinee final for season