Rates released for new Aquatic Zoo
MT. VERNON -- The fee schedule for the Mt. Vernon Parks and Recreation Aquatic Zoo have been released. "We wanted them in place so people could have the option to purchase passes as Christmas gifts," said George Bryant, Mt. Vernon parks and facilitieContinued ...
Community Thanksgiving Dinner held at Primary Center
Close to 900 people attended Thursday's free Community Thanksgiving Dinner at the District 80 Primary Center.Continued ...
Lanes open on Interstate
The Illinois Department of Transporation has opened all six lanes of Interstates 57/64 through Mt. Vernon.Continued ...
MT. VERNON -- Toys for Kids of Jefferson County recognized a honorary elf. Kathleen Moon was surprised by members of the organization on Saturday at Big Lots. Family and co-workers looked on while Moon was presented with a Honorary Elf award. Moon beContinued ...
Collection agency captures $29,000
MT. VERNON -- An outside collection agency has captured another $29,000 for Jefferson County. Pioneer, a Sallie Mae company, was hired by the county several months ago to go after delinquent fines and fees from 2007 and beyond for felonies, misdemeanContinued ...
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