Group wants redistricting
MT. VERNON -- An independent group is seeking to get a Constitutional amendment on this year's General Election ballot that would change the balance of power in legislative districts. The Yes! for Independent Maps organization is seeking to collect nContinued ...
Chief celebrates 30 years
MT. VERNON -- For 30 years, Mike Huntman has worn the badge of Jefferson Fire Protection District -- first as a firefighter then as its chief. "I start my 31st year of service today," Huntman said. "I was hired on April Fool's Day. I kept expecting sContinued ...
The Rend Lake College Kingsmen Auto Club Cruise Nights will be held the first Friday of each month, with the exception of July, when the cruise will be held on July 11.Continued ...
Charges filed: n Ashleigh A. Weaver, 28, Nashville, was formally charged with unlawful possession of meth precursor. The charge alleges on March 18 the defendant possessed less than 15 grams of pseudoephedrine, a meth precursor. n Gary N. Bequette, 3Continued ...
Recycling option presented
MT. VERNON -- The city will be offering citizens 12-month landscape waste pickup, and the possibility of curbside recycling will be determined next week. Seven bid specification packets were sent out by the city for the trash and waste pickup for resContinued ...
- Cruise Nights slated at RLC
- Local Heart Walk set for April 12
- Fundraiser helps wounded heroes
- Collaboration raises awareness
- Unemployment numbers stay steady
- Nominations sought for AHA awards
- NAACP to restart Youth Council
- Quilt and craft show planned
- Student Art Show opens
- Flood insurance rates spike
- Group wants redistricting