Mt. Vernon Register-News

February 6, 2014

Another round of white

The Register-News


Another round of snow, sleet and ice descended on the city Tuesday afternoon and evening. Tuesday night, businesses near the Interstate were inundated with travelers trying to find a safe spot to spend the night, filling the lots at the truck stops, Walmart, Lowes and Staples. Wednesday morning most travelers headed out, while residents helped each other get cars and sidewalks cleaned as road crews tackled the streets.