MT. VERNON — — Tickets are still available for the 26th annual Healthcare Foundation Ball, which will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Mt. Vernon Holiday Inn.
The event will feature a chocolate contest, silent and oral auctions, dinner and musical entertainment provided by SMASH. Tickets are $75 each.
The ball is one of the major annual fundraisers for The Healthcare Foundation, a non-profit agency based in Carlyle that helps the less fortunate in Southern Illinois meet their medical needs.
Find out more Wednesday on this site or in the print edition of the Register-News.