By RICK HAYES
MT. VERNON — — Taxing bodies have received the first installment payments of real estate taxes, according to Jefferson County Treasurer Dan Knox.
Among the many taxing districts getting a piece of the total tax pie were Mt. Vernon Township High School, wich received $3.1 million; District 80 Schools, which received $2 million and Jefferson County, which received a little more than $1 million.
The full disbursements will be available online Thursday, and in the Thursday print edition of the Register-News.