Council urged to fix wall
MT. VERNON — About 40 people blasted the City Council for choosing litigation over fixing a retaining wall on South 42nd Street.In April 2012, Jon and Sarah Henninger addressed the council about problems with a retaining wall leaning over the sidewalContinued ...
Deichman named police chief
Chris Deichman was sworn in as the new Mt. Vernon police chief during a special ceremony held Monday morning at City Hall.Continued ...
MT. VERNON — A former Illinois Mother of the Year and national radio talk show host will be the featured speaker at this year’s Mt. Vernon Prayer Breakfast.The program will be held Friday, Sept. 5, at the Holiday Inn. Breakfast will be served at 6:30Continued ...
MVTHS moves forward on logo
MT. VERNON — Work continues on the effort to develop a new logo and possible slogan for Mt. Vernon Township High School to coincide with the opening of the new facility.There has also been talk of changing the name of MVTHS to Mt. Vernon High School,Continued ...
D-80 hires new teachers and staff
MT. VERNON — The District 80 Board of Education Wednesday approved hiring 25 new staff members, including two full-time teachers, a part-time teacher and two after-school program directors.At this point, District 80 Schools have completed their hirinContinued ...
- MVTHS moves ahead with logo project
- Green to retire from D-80
- Ash Bash set for Saturday
- Ash Bash concert set for Saturday
- Aquatic Zoo winds down season
- UMCH awarded $1.1M grant
- D-80 OKs tentative budget
- 'Back to the Future' featured movie at park
- UMCH brings back YouthBuild program
- District 80 Board meets tonight
- Council urged to fix wall