An incident reported in Saturday's publication was incorrect. The incident involved a subject running around a mobile home court with a knife and may have possibly cut himself. Police logs indicate the subject was being transported to Crossroads CommContinued ...
Suspect at-large in armed robbery
MT. VERNON -- A suspect was still at large Tuesday following an armed robbery Monday night at the Dollar General Store in the 1800 block of South 10th Street. Police report a male subject, 5-feet, 9-inches tall and weighing about 180 pounds, displayeContinued ...
Park hangar nears completion
MT. VERNON -- Nearly a year after a projected opening, the new community hangar at the Mt. Vernon Airport is open for business. Manager Chris Collins reported at Tuesday's Airport Authority meeting the project in Innovation Park is 99.9 percent complContinued ...
Board seats new trustee
INA -- The Rend Lake College Board of Trustees Tuesday approved naming Eli Liske as the new student trustee to the board. Prior to the vote, board members said good-bye to outgoing student trustee Haden Smith, who will graduate from RLC this May. SmiContinued ...
Kehrer advised again
MT. VERNON -- A Mt. Vernon man in custody on murder charges had a second arraignment Tuesday after his attorney raised a health issue. Sammy Kehrer, 47, of Mt. Vernon, was re-advised of the three counts of murder he faces in connection with the FebruContinued ...
- Volunteers sought for plan
- Armed robbery at Dollar General
- City receives park grant
- Construction at $450K
- DAR presents awards
- New Life
- Chamber looks at past and future
- Trash contract under consideration
- Guitar Show to rock Holiday Inn
- Olympic gymnast keynote speaker