D-80 hires new teachers
MT. VERNON — Christina Pletz said she’s thrilled about starting her new job this fall as a first grade teacher at the Primary Center.Not only will the position give her the chance to pursue a life-long dream, but she has already received a tremendousContinued ...
Big Lots opens
MT. VERNON — Another major retailer has opened its doors at the newly-renovated Times Square Mall.Big Lots opened the doors to its new 32,022 square foot store on Thursday. A grand opening is scheduled on Friday, July 25.“We’ve been in the communityContinued ...
MVTHS finances are looking up
MT. VERNON — Mt. Vernon Township High School officials say the district is heading in the right direction financially, with lower than anticipated expenditures and favorable revenue trends.In June, MVTHS’ expenditures totaled $13,232,891, which is maContinued ...
Clerk gets electronic billing
MT. VERNON — The City Clerk’s office is now using electronic billing.“We’ve just gone electronic,” City Clerk Jeri Hopkins said. “Up until now, we’ve been handwriting receipts, physically taking the checks and copies of receipts to the finance departContinued ...
Luechtefeld hosts town hall meeting
MT. VERNON — The chances of local governments getting more funding to improve damaged roads are pretty slim unless some major changes are implemented at the state level, said State Sen. Dave Luechtefeld, R-Okawville.Luechtefeld hosted a town hall meeContinued ...
- Zoo declared a success
- Dept. probes fires
- National Night Out on Aug. 5
- Four new teachers hired for District 80
- Sen. Luechtefeld to host town hall meeting tonight
- City plan moving forward
- Legion Post 141 falls at Centralia
- Geese, ducks causing park problems
- D-80 projects progress
- MVTHS authorizes rebidding process
- D-80 hires new teachers