Mt. Vernon Register-News


  • Post 141 falls to Centralia in extras

    The Mt. Vernon Post 141 Senior Legion team lost to Centralia 6-4 in extra innings Saturday.

    Post 141 tied the game with a pair runs in the bottom of the seventh to send the game to extra innings. Centralia Post 446 countered with two runs in the ninth to claim the victory.

    June 30, 2014

  • Peralta's 2-run double helps Cards beat Dodgers

    Jhonny Peralta hit a tiebreaking two-run double and Yadier Molina homered, leading the St.Louis Cardinals to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

    June 28, 2014

  • Hines Sight: We've embraced soccer here in America

    The United States became a soccer loving nation this summer.

    It's official.

    You may have been duped before, but it's really happening this time. There is no hype, just facts.

    June 27, 2014

  • Dodgers edge Cards 1-0 on Turner's pinch single

    Pinch-hitter Justin Turner delivered an RBI single in the eighth inning off Adam Wainwright, and the Los Angeles Dodgers edged the StLouis Cardinals 1-0 Thursday night in their first meeting since last year's NL championship series.

    June 27, 2014

  • MTV-Bluford senior legion Mt. Vernon sweeps Bluford

    Mt. Vernon's Senior Legion squad won twice against Bluford on Thursday night.

    Mt. Vernon's Post 141 team beat Bluford's 1193 squad 7-0 in the opener before claiming a 10-0 victory in six innings.

    June 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rockies end slide with 10-5 win over Cards

    Justin Morneau hit a three-run homer and drove in six runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the St.Louis Cardinals 10-5 on Tuesday night to snap a seven-game losing streak.

    June 25, 2014

  • Hines Sight: No one wants The Decision Part Deux

    LeBron James opted out today.

    That might be a bit of jargon for the casual sports fan. Basically, it means James is a free agent. Teams will court him inventively and intensely over the next few months.

    June 24, 2014

  • Lynn, Adams lead Cards to 8-0 win over Rockies

    Lance Lynn had such good stuff he could hardly be hit. Matt Adams was so dialed in at the plate he gave his pitcher all the offensive support he needed.

    June 24, 2014

  • DSC_0041.JPG JCSA Softball

    It's hot and it's summer time, which means the youth in Mt. Vernon are playing softball and baseball.

    June 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rams football focuses on summer work

    Summer might represent a down time for some, but the Rams football team will be working hard over the next few months.

    The goal is preparation for the season opener in August.

    June 11, 2014

Tom Lindley Sports