County books 140 detainees in January
MT. VERNON -- Jefferson County's Justice Center booked 140 prisoners during January, according to Sheriff Roger Mulch. Mulch released his monthly report at last week's Public Safety Committee meeti ng. The total number of those booked include those pContinued ...
Shelter gets fire protection
MT. VERNON -- Following a recommendation from Animal Control Shelter Supervisor Martin Boykin, the Jefferson County Board approved the purchase and maintenance of fire extinguishers for the shelter. Campbell Fire & Safety submitted a quote to the PubContinued ...
Kehrer advised of all charges
During a video conference on Friday, 47-year-old Sammy Kehrer of Mt. Vernon was formally advised of the charges filed against him. Kehrer was formally charged with three counts of first-degree murder on Thursday in connection with a stabbing incidenContinued ...
Credit card policy on hold
MT. VERNON -- A policy for the use of credit cards to conduct county business was proposed at Thursday's Fiscal Committee meeting. Currently, the only officeholder who is using credit cards is the sheriff's department, according to information providContinued ...
Polar Plunge planned
MT. VERNON -- The 14th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge into Rend Lake will take place at noon March 1 at South Sandusky Beach in Benton. Organizers have set a goal of $62,000 for this year's Plunge. The event raises money for Special OlContinued ...
- Health, career fair set
- Polar Plungers event set for March 1
- Man charged in stabbing
- New claims policy tabled
- Ten people sentenced to prison
- Family Center plans Black History Month celebration
- Library hosts special Lincoln program
- Southtown Family Center plans Black History Month celebration
- Local man dies of stab wounds
- Disrespect, truancy reports down at MVTHS
- County books 140 detainees in January