Mt. Vernon Register-News

April 12, 2013

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The Register-News

---- — 60 years

Homer Marvel, manager of the theaters here for 24 years, died last night after a long illness.

50 years

A Mt. Vernon resident, Fred Stull, lost 37 one hundred dollar bills yesterday and thanked his lucky stars an honest man found the bills he lost.

40 years

Tomorrow is school board election day in Mt. Vernon and for the Rend Lake college district.

30 years

Mark Terry, making his first run for elected office, won a set on the Mt. Vernon city council Tuesday.

20 years

Gov. Jim Edgar climbed behind the wheel of a two-story earth-moving machine to break ground for Jent Factory Outlet Mall.