Mt. Vernon Register-News


August 9, 2013

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The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors has voted to curb and gutter the Centralia Road, from the north of Mt. Vernon city limits to the Old Union Road.


The Rev. William Richardson and his brother, The Rev. Russell Richardson, former residents, visited the Register-News today.

Gov. Dan Walker is expected to sign a bill Monday naming the new state park at Rend Lake for the late Illinois Rep. Wayne Fitgerrell, a Sesser native.

Construction on an $850,000 office building is planned in downtown Mt. Vernon. Dwight Brehm said he it’s on the site formerly occupied by the old Thompson Hotel.

Jefferson County Board’s Fiscal Committee wants a meeting with Jefferson County officeholders to discuss the balance of the 1992-93 fiscal year.

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