Mt. Vernon Register-News

January 15, 2013

Bulletin Board - Jan. 15, 2013


MT. VERNON — — Boil orders issued

Boil-water orders have been issued for the 200 and 300 blocks of Main Street and the 2600 block of Benton Road until further notice.

Boil orders lifted

Boil-water orders have been lifted for the 700 and 800 blocks of South 19th Street, the 1800 block of Conger Avenue, the 1100 block of Airport Road, all of West Beacon Court, all of East Beacon Court, and the 400 and 500 blocks of South 22nd Street.

HCE to meet

The Jefferson County HCE will hold its January lesson on Jan. 15, at 1 p.m. at the Don Lee Building.

Improv night to be held

Rend Lake College student thespians are hosting a free comedy improv night 7 p.m. Jan. 24, in the RLC Theatre. The show is open to the community, free to attend and audience interactive. Additional information is available by contacting RLC Theatre Director Tracey Webb at 437-5321, ext. 1295 or by e-mail at

Food giveaway set

A free food giveaway will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pendleton Township Building in Opdyke. The give away is compliments of Providence Church in Opdke. A limited supply of milk, eggs, bread, potatoes, Pop Tarts, cheese, soup and crackers will be available. For more information, call 231-4345 or 756-2381.

Health Department Board to meet

The Jefferson County Board of Health will meet today at 6 p.m. at the Jefferson County Health Department.

Waltonville board to meet

The Waltonville Community Unit School District 1 will hold its school board meeting on Jan. 17. The meeting time has changed from 6:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Discipline Committee to meet

The public is invited to be an active participant in the Mt. Vernon Township High School monthly discipline committee meetings. The first meeting is Thursday from 2 to 3 p.m. in room 202A. The agenda this month will pertain to the MVTHS current alcohol and drug policy.