American Cancer Society benefits from 5K
BLUFORD -- Funds for the American Cancer Society will be raised through the Star of Bethlehem 5K race on Dec. 7. During the inaugural race, runners will contribute to the Jefferson County Relay For Life program. Stacy Hulbert, the captain of Team LifContinued ...
Map finalized for ROE merger
MT. VERNON -- The Illinois State Board of Education has finalized the map for the soon-to-be consolidated Regional Offices of Education. By doing so, the ISBE has paved the way for regional superintendents to file their petitions to be on the ballotContinued ...
Council talks tax levy
MT. VERNON -- The City Council will be presented with the tax levy for 2013-14. The proposed property tax levy shows an increase of 4.96 percent. "We had to raise the levy due to pension obligations," said City Manager Ron Neibert. "The good thing isContinued ...
Map finalized for Regional Office of Education merger
The Illinois State Board of Education recently finalized the map for the soon-to-be consolidated Regional Offices of Education.Continued ...
Santa appearing at Veterans Park
MT. VERNON -- Santa Claus is making two special stops in the city to spend time with youngsters young and old. The Mt. Vernon Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting S'more Stories with Santa on Dec. 13 and Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 14. S'Continued ...
- Jingle Bell Run/Walk to be held
- Dinner For All
- Rates released for new Aquatic Zoo
- Community Thanksgiving Dinner held at Primary Center
- Lanes open on Interstate
- Honorary Elf
- Collection agency captures $29,000
- Design work under way for armory
- Cedarhust hosts annual Holiday Luncheon
- UMCH to hold Live Nativity and Festival of Trees event
- American Cancer Society benefits from 5K