Police Academy graduates 31
MT. VERNON -- A "graduation" ceremony was held Tuesday night for the 31 people in the community who attended the 2014 edition of the Mt. Vernon Police Department's Citizens Police Academy. The Citizens Police Academy is a six-week overview of the innContinued ...
Schools to offer referendum
MT. VERNON -- Consolidation of the Ina and Dodds grade school districts appears to be headed to the ballot box in November. Ina Grade School District 8 has considered a proposal made by the Dodds district to consolidate the districts. The Dodds distrContinued ...
LIHEAP funds available
MT. VERNON -- Winter is hanging on and funding for residents who qualify for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program are still available. The funding is for households who have not applied since the winter heating assistance program started onContinued ...
Electric bids ready to go
MT. VERNON -- Four electric supply companies have put their intent to bid their services if the March 18 electric aggregation issue is approved by voters. According to Jeff Haarmann managing partner of Affordable Gas and Electric, the unincorporatedContinued ...
New site promotes tourism
MT. VERNON -- There's a new resource to find out what's going on, courtesy of the Tourism Department. "It's going to be a great thing not just for visitors to the area, but for the community as well," said tourism marketing executive Rachel Hunsell.Continued ...
- Donating for a Cure
- Downtown building tour set
- Food pantry receives $2,500 donation
- Police officers disciplined
- Hot off the grill!
- Building Tour and Taste of Mt. Vernon set for April 17
- Council discusses pension issue
- County books 140 detainees in January
- Shelter gets fire protection
- Kehrer advised of all charges
- Police Academy graduates 31