Leaf burning announced
MT. VERNON -- Residents may burn leaves from March 1 through April 30. Leaves may be burned only on private property and not on public right-of-way, public streets nor sidewalks. Fires on blacktop or oiled streets can damage the street surface, as weContinued ...
Man guilty of sex abuse
MT. VERNON -- A Mt. Vernon man has been found guilty of a sex crime by a Jefferson County jury. Sean Q. Williams, 46, was found guilty Wednesday of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, a Class 2 felony. Circuit Judge Eric Dirnbeck presided over the two-Continued ...
Granada Matinee to show kids' film
MT. VERNON -- The Granada's Classic Kids' Matinee will continue March 8 with a screening of the 2011 3D computer-animated movie, "Gnomeo & Juliet." Based on the classic play "Romeo and Juliet," the British film features the voices of James McAvoy andContinued ...
Granada to screen 'Gnomeo & Juliet' for Classic Kids' Matinee
The Granada Center for the Performing Arts will hold its next Classic Kids' Matinee showing March 8. Featured will be the 2011 computer-animated film, "Gnomeo & Juliet."Continued ...
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
- LIHEAP funds available
- Electric bids ready to go
- New site promotes tourism
- 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
- Leaf burning announced