Health, career fair set
MT. VERNON -- The Jefferson County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored Persons and Good Samaritan Regional Health Center are partnering to provide a health and career fair. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. oContinued ...
Polar Plungers event set for March 1
The Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge fundraiser will be held at noon on Saturday, March 1, at South Sandusky Beach in Benton. The event will raise money for the Special Olympics program in Southern Illinois.Continued ...
Man charged in stabbing
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New claims policy tabled
MT. VERNON -- A policy to restructure the payment of claims by Jefferson County government was proposed, but tabled, at Thursday's meeting of the Fiscal Committee. The policy, according to Treasurer Dan Knox, would improve the county's monthly cash fContinued ...
Ten people sentenced to prison
MT. VERNON -- Ten individuals were recently sentenced to prison as a result of pleading guilty to various offenses. Jefferson County State's Attorney Doug Hoffman provided information regarding the sentences in a news release. Those sentenced and theContinued ...
- 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
- Snow removal costs nearly $113,000
- New businesses planned
- Drug sweeps nets 10 arrests
- Drug sweep nets 10 arrests
- MVTHS officials give report on school's mid-year status
- Health, career fair set