4-H Fair Dog and Cat Shows
The Jefferson County 4-H Fair Dog and Cat Shows were held Saturday morning outside the University of Illinois Extension Office in Mt. Vernon. Thirteen dogs and seven cats were judged as part of the competition. Animals were evaluated on factors like care and handling, and obedience. The fair continues today with a Sheep Show at 8 a.m., a Swine Show at 7:30 p.m., and Farm Bureau Night from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. These events will all be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds behind Rend Lake College.Continued ...
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Race returns in 2015
MT. VERNON — Mt. Vernon Airport will again host the EAA AirVenture Cup Race in 2015.Manager Chris Collins made the announcement during the Airport Authority’s regular monthly meeting Tuesday night.“It’s a huge deal,” Collins said. “We’ll have 60 to 6Continued ...
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