District 80 approves several staff changes
The District 80 Board of Education Wednesday approved the non-renewal of contracts for fifth grade teacher Michael Allen at the J.L. Buford Intermediate Education Center and first grade teacher Abby Etnier at the Primary Center. The non-renewals were not related to "economics or budget concerns," said Superintendent Mike Green.Continued ...
Marrow screening planned
MT. VERNON -- Mt. Vernon Fitness is hosting a special screening event April 21 and 22 to find local donors for those in need of a bone marrow transplant. The event was organized to help find a donor match for 7-year-old Zach Brinkmann of Nashville, wContinued ...
Newell trial date set
MT. VERNON -- Final pre-trial and trial dates have been scheduled for a Jefferson County man accused of murder. Timothy Newell, 43, of Bonnie, was in court Wednesday for a conference hearing. Earlier this month, the court revealed Newell was fit to sContinued ...
Circus set for April 19
MT. VERNON -- Founded during the Depression, a well-known circus is coming to Mt. Vernon on Easter weekend. Kelly Miller Brothers Circus will be presenting shows at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 19 at the Mt. Vernon Airport. "We'll be in SouthContinued ...
Students earn scholarships
MT. VERNON -- Two Mt. Vernon Township High School seniors have been awarded partial tuition music scholarships to attend universities in the fall. The students, Quentin Loyd and Nathan Arnold, are very active in the MVTHS music program and plan to puContinued ...
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