Foundation honors three alumni
Mt. Vernon High School Foundation held its annual alumni dinner on Saturday night at the Holiday Inn.Continued ...
United Way salutes The Amy Center
MT. VERNON — United Way of South Central Illinois raised its thermometer again Thursday, signifying a specific community impact program that will be funded because of the investment made by donors, business and organizations that support the work of the organization.Continued ...
Ribbon cutting held for Casey expansion
MT. VERNON — The best part of the newly expanded Casey Middle School is how it gives sixth graders more access to the campus, said Casey Principal Mary McGreer.Continued ...
November proclaimed Adoption Month
Mt. Vernon Mayor Mary Jane Chesley got a little help Thursday morning in signing a proclamation for Adoption Month.Continued ...
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Grinch to visit the Granada
MT. VERNON -- Residents will be able to enjoy a childhood favorite film during the Granada Theater showing of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." An annual tradition, the Dr. Seuss classic film will be shown at 4 p.m. at the theater, with doors openingContinued ...
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Mark S. Whisenhunt, 62, of Gold Canyon, Ariz., passed away on Aug. 28, 2013. Born in Mt. Vernon, Mark graduated from Eastern Illinois University and went on to teach at Casey Jr. High School. Mark was a beloved husband to his wife, M. Jane WhisenhuntContinued ...
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- Mark Whisenhunt
Holiday lights safety: How not to be the Griswolds
Whether you string up lights to adorn your home and yard every holiday or just wait for Christmas, it's important to keep electrical safety in mind when decorating. After all, you don't want to be your neighborhood's version of the Griswolds from "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation."Continued ...
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