MT VERNON — Several children from the community participated in an Easter Extravaganza held Saturday at the West Salem Trinity United Methodist Church in Mt. Vernon.The event included a carnival inside the church's gymnasium, a visit from the Easter Bunny, and of course, an egg hunt.
Anonymous donation surprises United Way
MT. VERNON — An anonymous $6,455 donation to the United Way Imagination Station reading program came as a huge surprise to staff.Continued ...
Area residents took advantage of the sunny weather to clear out the snow and ice on Tuesday. Many back roads still have some slush and icy patches but conditions have improved greatly from the storm late last week.Continued ...
Toys for Kids
Icy conditions weren't able to slow down the Toys for Kids gift giveaway on Saturday at the Times Square Mall.Continued ...
Accident on Broadway
Mt. Vernon Police Department responded to several vehicle accidents during the weekend as a result of the winter storm that passed through the area Friday.Continued ...
- Snow blankets entire region
- Officials urge residents to stay off roads
- CASA advocate for abused children
- Winter storm watch issued
- Holiday Lunch served
- Christmas lights
- Anonymous donation surprises United Way
Bids opened for new high school
MT. VERNON — Roughly 90 base construction bids for the new proposed Mt. Vernon Township High School were opened and read aloud Thursday at a special ceremony at the MVTHS auditorium. Now that the bids have been received, MVTHS consultants will beginContinued ...
- RLCF hosts annual dinner
- Nearly 700 families to receive Christmas baskets
- District 80 to undergo state audit
- Bids opened for new high school
Robie Dean O'Bryant died on Dec. 8, 2013, at the Danville VA hospital at the age of 50. He was born on July 29, 1963, to Larry O'Bryant Sr. and Patsy A.(Rector) O'Bryant. He is survived daughter, Mondyke O'Bryant; sisters, Tammy Bolinger of ShelbyvilContinued ...
- Cynthia Tatum
- Dontes Phipps
- Jackie Phillips
- Bobbie Riddle
- Robie O'Bryant
Viral video: Auburn fan's Christmas light show features Iron Bowl radio call
Auburn fan Robert Burton of Fayetteville, Ga., went all out to combine his holiday decorating with a celebration of the Tigers’ Iron Bowl win over Alabama. His Christmas light display includes a radio call of the final play in one of college football's most dramatic finishes.Continued ...
- Editor stranded in ice storm experiences truest form of humanity
- Old-fashioned trimming for tree isn't as green as you might think
- A 67-year-old caroling tradition
- Viral video: Auburn fan's Christmas light show features Iron Bowl radio call