James Glover was elected commander of Jefferson Post 141, American Legion.
Glenn A. Purcell, 317 Main, escaped injury when a train struck his car at the L&N tracks, 15th and Broadway.
Five Mt. Vernon horses will compete for $1,000 purse in the Egyptian Colt Stakes races at the Mt. Vernon State Fair next week.
Sgt. Donald Ralph Enlow has retired at the Hamilton Air Force Bade, Calif., after serving more than 20 years in the Air Force.
Imogene Daniels, fourth-grade teacher at Ashley Grade School has been chosen as an Outstanding Elementary Teacher of America for 1974. Steve Medders of Stan the Tire Man team has been added to the American League Khoury All-Star team by manager Delbert Sigwerth.
Bob Tierney and Yvonne Cross were the winners of the 27th Annual July 4th Derby at Green Hills Country Club.