Reward offered in armed robbery
Staff Report MT. VERNON -- Jefferson County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the armed robbery at the Dollar General Store on South 10th Street earlier this week. The rContinued ...
Benefit set for teacher
Teacher gets helping hand By ROBBIE EDWARDS email@example.com WALTONVILLE -- Students and staff at Waltonville School district are hosting a musical benefit for John McGhee with The Wizard of Oz on April 15. "John is such a wonderfulContinued ...
'Happy Feet' fundraising begins
MT. VERNON -- A local church and business is teaming up to provide Jefferson County students with a little extra kick in their step. Kingdom Seed Ministries and Shoe Stop, Inc. are preparing for their second annual "Happy Feet" fundraising campaign.Continued ...
D-80 OKs staff changes
MT. VERNON -- The District 80 Board of Education approved a number of staff changes Wednesday night, including the non-renewal of two teacher contracts and seven new hires. The non-renewals were for fifth grade teacher Michael Allen at the J.L. BuforContinued ...
County receives road funds
MT. VERNON -- Townships and municipalities in Jefferson County will receive $297,000 to help with critical road repairs due to the harsh winter. The funds are from the Illinois Jobs Now! capital construction program, and have been released by Gov. PaContinued ...
- District 80 approves several staff changes
- Marrow screening planned
- Newell trial date set
- Circus set for April 19
- Students earn scholarships
- D-80 eyes maintenance
- Mt. Vernon Fitness to host bone marrow screening
- Suspect at-large in armed robbery
- Park hangar nears completion
- Reward offered in armed robbery