Aug. 13 will be the 21st annual “Egg Day and Dollar Day,” the one day in which The Register-News accepts fresh eggs at premium prices in payment in mail subscriptions.
The Rev. James P. Burke, pastor of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, is the new president of the Jefferson County United Fund.
Three Mt. Vernon men were in jail this morning under $50,000 bonds after their arrests yesterday in connection with the fatal shooting of a Centralia youth.
Air service between Mt. Vernon and Chicago will be delayed at least until the end of the year due to the freeze on new flights.
Republican John O. Jones announced his plans to try again for the office of 107th District state representative.