Operation Love offers hot meals
MT. VERNON -- A host of Christmas elves will arrive at the Mt. Vernon Elks Lodge on Monday, Dec. 16, to participate in the organization's annual Operation Love project. Operation Love was established by John Paul and Johnna Braswell 19 years ago to pContinued ...
Six sheriff candidates seek office
MT. VERNON — A sixth sheriff candidate filed for candidacy prior to the deadline, setting up three candidates for each party in the March 18 primary.Continued ...
Sting targets disabled parking violations
By TRAVIS MORSE email@example.com Sting targets disabled parking violationsContinued ...
NAACP to hold workshop
MT. VERNON -- The NAACP of Jefferson County is hosting a special workshop on the Affordable Care Act at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church, 1026 Newby Ave. Organizers hope the event will help educate the public on the new heContinued ...
Levy reflects pension issues
MT. VERNON -- A tax levy with a 4.69 percent increase over last year was presented for first reading Monday night by the city council. The lion's share of the levies are for firefighter's pension, police pension and the Illinois Municipal RetirementContinued ...
- Church presents Living Christmas Tree
- Two injuredin car accident
- Secretary of State Police hold parking sting in Mt. Vernon
- UMCH gears up for Live Nativity
- American Cancer Society benefits from 5K
- Map finalized for ROE merger
- Council talks tax levy
- Map finalized for Regional Office of Education merger
- Santa appearing at Veterans Park
- Jingle Bell Run/Walk to be held
- Operation Love offers hot meals