MVTHS to examine status of new school
Mt. Vernon Township High School officials will hear a status report on the new school project during a special school board meeting scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Monday.Continued ...
MT. VERNON -- Second graders at the Primary Center learned about body safety issues and how to recognize sexual abuse during a Body Boundaries presentation Wednesday afternoon. The educational program is held annually for kindergartners and second grContinued ...
Kehrer pleads innocent
MT. VERNON -- A standing room only audience packed Court Room A at the Jefferson County Courthouse on Wednesday for the arraignment of 47-year-old Sammy Kehrer of Mt. Vernon. Kehrer has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the FebContinued ...
Only one contested race for Board
Editor's Note: This is the third profile of candidates running in contested races in Jefferson County for the March 18 Primary Election. Today, Republican candidates for Jefferson County Board District 8 are highlighted. MT. VERNON -- Two RepublicansContinued ...
Jail nurse files complaint
MT. VERNON -- A former nurse at the Jefferson County Justice Center has filed a three-count complaint in Jefferson Circuit Court. The complaint was filed on Feb. 24 by Alton attorneys Lee W. Barron and William D. Buchanan on behalf of Alberta "Sissy"Continued ...
- Accident shuts down I-57
- Accident closes interstate
- Council seeking grants
- Republican candidates compete
- Teacher loses locks for cure
- Brehm Library to host author event Thursday
- Program to focus on Howe
- Local history program to shine spotlight on Julia Ward Howe
- Brehm Library to host author presentation
- MVTHS gears up for 'South Pacific'
- MVTHS to examine status of new school