Ash Bash set for Saturday
MT. VERNON — Organizers hope to raise at least $10,000 for cancer research at this year’s Ash Bash, an annual concert held in remembrance of Ashton Ilbery of Mt. Vernon.Ashton passed away in 2011 at the age of 23 from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Her pareContinued ...
Ash Bash concert set for Saturday
The third annual Ash Bash concert will take place from 2 p.m. to midnight Saturday on the property of Joe and Lori Ilbery, who live at 2307 Benton Road (37 South) in Mt. Vernon.Continued ...
Aquatic Zoo winds down season
MT. VERNON — As schools begin session in Jefferson County, the Aquatic Zoo water park will be reducing its hours of operation, beginning Monday.Beginning on that date, the pool will be closed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.Hours of operation willContinued ...
UMCH awarded $1.1M grant
MT. VERNON — The United Methodist Children’s Home is relaunching its local YouthBuild program thanks to a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.In 2013, UMCH had to discontinue the program after seven years because its federal fundingContinued ...
D-80 OKs tentative budget
MT. VERNON — The District 80 Board of Education Wednesday approved the district’s tentative budget for fiscal year 2015.At this point, only one of the district’s four major accounts is showing a deficit and that is the Transportation Fund. By the endContinued ...
- 'Back to the Future' featured movie at park
- UMCH brings back YouthBuild program
- District 80 Board meets tonight
- Real estate tax bills delayed
- RLC approves tentative budget
- Race returns in 2015
- Rend Lake College Board meets tonight
- Man hurt in shooting
- Council favors no-burn ban
- MVTHS bid opening set
- Ash Bash set for Saturday