Collaboration raises awareness
MT. VERNON -- Raising awareness of child abuse is a year-round mission for area agencies. Jennifer Witzel, coordinator of the One Hope United Foster Grandparents program said the Child Abuse Awareness Walk on April 3, is a culmination of activities.Continued ...
Unemployment numbers stay steady
MT. VERNON -- Unemployment in Jefferson County remained steady at 9.1 percent from January, while the state unemployment also remained unchanged at 8.7 percent. "February's job numbers show that our economy continues to improve," said Jay Rowell, IllContinued ...
Nominations sought for AHA awards
MT. VERNON -- Nominees are being sought by the American Heart Association for the Lifestyle Change Awards. Co-sponsored by the AHA and Peoples National Bank, the awards are to honor area residents who have taken control of their health in areas suchContinued ...
NAACP to restart Youth Council
MT. VERNON -- The NAACP of Jefferson County plans to reactivate its Youth Council program and an organizational meeting for the group has been set for April 12. At the meeting, local youth will have a chance to join the council and receive training oContinued ...
Quilt and craft show planned
TEXICO -- An organization affiliated with Donoho Prairie Christian Church will be conducting a fundraiser this weekend to help the church reach its goal in paying for a new building. The Donoho Prairie Quilters will host the quilt and craft show andContinued ...
- Student Art Show opens
- Flood insurance rates spike
- Local NAACP Youth Council is reactivating
- Society to host Creole music
- Granada to screen 'The Love Bug'
- Dates set in case
- Sales tax receipts down
- Historical Village to host Creole music program
- Classic Kids' Matinee will feature 'The Love Bug'
- Awareness walk to be held
- Collaboration raises awareness