Park hangar nears completion
MT. VERNON -- Nearly a year after a projected opening, the new community hangar at the Mt. Vernon Airport is open for business. Manager Chris Collins reported at Tuesday's Airport Authority meeting the project in Innovation Park is 99.9 percent complContinued ...
Board seats new trustee
INA -- The Rend Lake College Board of Trustees Tuesday approved naming Eli Liske as the new student trustee to the board. Prior to the vote, board members said good-bye to outgoing student trustee Haden Smith, who will graduate from RLC this May. SmiContinued ...
Kehrer advised again
MT. VERNON -- A Mt. Vernon man in custody on murder charges had a second arraignment Tuesday after his attorney raised a health issue. Sammy Kehrer, 47, of Mt. Vernon, was re-advised of the three counts of murder he faces in connection with the FebruContinued ...
Volunteers sought for plan
MT. VERNON -- The city is looking for volunteers throughout the community to help with the Comprehensive Plan review and update process. "We will be starting the process in July," said Mayor Mary Jane Chesley. "We will be using committees previouslyContinued ...
Armed robbery at Dollar General
Mt. Vernon Police were called to investigate an armed robbery shortly before 9:30 p.m. Monday at the Dollar General Store on South 10th Street.Continued ...
- City receives park grant
- Construction at $450K
- DAR presents awards
- New Life
- Chamber looks at past and future
- Trash contract under consideration
- Guitar Show to rock Holiday Inn
- Olympic gymnast keynote speaker
- E-waste collection event scheduled
- Ina Police Dept. replaces wrecked vehicles
- Park hangar nears completion