MT. VERNON — — The 39th annual Music in Our Schools Concert was held at Changnon Gym on the campus of MVTHS on Tuesday night. Featured were band, orchestra and choruses from the county grade schools, Casey Middle School and MVTHS. The observance is celebrated throughout the country and sponsored by the National Association for Music Education. ROE Superintendent Ron Daniels served as the emcee.
4-H Fair Dog and Cat Shows
The Jefferson County 4-H Fair Dog and Cat Shows were held Saturday morning outside the University of Illinois Extension Office in Mt. Vernon. Thirteen dogs and seven cats were judged as part of the competition. Animals were evaluated on factors like care and handling, and obedience. The fair continues today with a Sheep Show at 8 a.m., a Swine Show at 7:30 p.m., and Farm Bureau Night from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. These events will all be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds behind Rend Lake College.Continued ...
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Herbert J. Newell
Herbert Jones Newell age 74, of Waltonville, passed away at 1:44 a.m. on Monday, July 21, 2014, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.Herbert was born Jan. 8, 1940, in Waltonville, a son of Walter Raleigh Newell, Sr. and Edna BeatricContinued ...
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