D-80 examines FY '15 budget
MT. VERNON — Initial estimates show that District 80 Schools will not have a balanced budget for fiscal year 2015 due to a projected deficit in the Transportation Fund.Even so, Superintendent Mike Green said he is very pleased with the spending planContinued ...
MVTHS Building Committee to meet tonight
The Mt. Vernon Township High School Building Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. tonight to discuss the new school project and the purchasing of builder's risk insurance.Continued ...
Council discusses leaf burning
MT. VERNON — The city council will hold another workshop of leaf burning and an ordinance on first readings and how items are placed on the agenda.The possibility of a leaf burning ban has been discussed numerous times by the council, and a workshopContinued ...
Group: Heroin use on rise
MT. VERNON — Chris Marler knows firsthand how drug addiction can be fatal. She lost two sons eight years ago.Marler is now warning parents of danger signs and has joined a local group in combatting what some describe as a public health crisis.Marler,Continued ...
Two council seats open
MT. VERNON — Two city council positions are up for election, and petitions will be available for circulation on Aug. 26.According to Jeri Hopkins, City Clerk, the terms of Ron Lash and David Wood are up for election on April 7, 2015. If needed, the CContinued ...
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- D-80 examines FY '15 budget