Workers with Tri-County Electric Cooperative, Inc., hung Christmas lights at several intersections in downtown Mt. Vernon early Monday morning. Also present were employees of the Mt. Vernon Parks and Recreation Department. The Parks Department coordinated the project, which is conducted every year.Continued ...
Ben Terriet begins putting up Christmas decorations Friday with help from his father-in-law, Russell Robinson. Terriet said the weather was perfect to get the lights and decorations out and start getting the house ready for the Christmas season.Continued ...
Community Thanksgiving draws a crowd
MT. VERNON — Nearly 900 people turned up Thursday for the annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner hosted by Central Christian Church.Continued ...
Local woman honored by Toys for Kids
MT. VERNON — Toys for Kids of Jefferson County recognized a honorary elf.Continued ...
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- Candidates begin filing
- Artist Studio holds annual sale
- Bluford students learn about nutrition
- Third graders share holiday recipes
- Fire district secretary celebrates 30 years
- Christmas lights
Capital projects underway
MT. VERNON -- As the construction season winds down, capital projects are still underway. "We have several projects in the design phase," said Nathan McKenna, city projects manager. Work is still on-going with the Market building, once the armory onContinued ...
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- Capital projects underway
The visitation and memorial services scheduled for 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at Fouts Christian Church for Wilma Irene Hapeman have been canceled and will be rescheduled at a later time. Wilma HapemanContinued ...
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- Donald Beckman
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- Wilma Hapeman
6 creative ways to use your Thanksgiving leftovers
The day of eating has passed and the fridge is full of leftovers. Check out our Pinterest board of recipes and creative ways to make meals from the remnants of Thanksgiving.Continued ...
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