MT. VERNON --Popcorn Pete's Variety Show will be in its 49th year of entertaining area residents. A local tradition as well as a fundraising organization will receive new show organizers and sponsors. "It is a community treasure that we want to keepContinued ...
Chamber looks at past and future
MT. VERNON -- The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce members gathered Friday night to take a look at the past year and to celebrate the future of the community. This was the first annual event for Executive Director Olivia Majerchin, who joined theContinued ...
Trash contract under consideration
MT. VERNON -- The city council will be discussing two options for its new trash contract, one which includes curbside recycling. The existing contract for trash collection in the city will expire at the end of the month, and one company has presentedContinued ...
Guitar Show to rock Holiday Inn
MT. VERNON -- The 14th Annual Southern Illinois Steel Guitar Show is coming to the Holiday Inn. The show is a weekend event starting April 24 and will continue until April 26. Doors will open each day at 10 a.m. and the last band will play at 11:30 pContinued ...
Olympic gymnast keynote speaker
A well-known U.S. Olympic gymnast, Shannon Miller, will be the keynote speaker at the eighth annual Healthy Woman celebration.Continued ...
- E-waste collection event scheduled
- Ina Police Dept. replaces wrecked vehicles
- Two players have possible roads
- Mentors 4 Kids breakfast set for April 23
- Mentors 4 Kids group plans local breakfast
- Business loan suggested
- Newellfit for trial
- Murder suspect advised
- Job fair draws crowd
- SIUC interns offer help
- New Life