MT. VERNON — — More than 30 cars were on display Friday evening for the monthly Cruise Night celebration at the Rend Lake College Marketplace in Mt. Vernon. This month's event, hosted by the Kingsmen Auto Club, featured Fords and convertibles. In addition to the classic cars, Friday's Cruise Night also included music provided by Hot Rod Nights, prizes, a 50/50 drawing and more. The next Cruise Night will be held July 11, featuring Tri-5 Chevys and Rat Rods.
Cove Connection to begin next round of parenting classes
The Cove Connection Community Parenting Group will begin its next round of mentoring classes Aug. 5, and local parents still have time to sign up for the next session.Continued ...
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Donna Marie Dammrich, of Potosi, Mo., departed this life on July 19, 2014, having reached the age of fifty three years, five months and three days.She was born on Feb. 16, 1961, in Honolulu, a daughter to Elmo Kebodeaux and the late Marlys Daley KeboContinued ...
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Root calls award 'humbling'
Webber's baseball team capped the season with several individual honors, and coach Sam Root recently added to the postseason awards list.
Root, who guided the Trojans to the 1A state finals in Peoria this spring, was named the Southern Illinois Baseball Coaches Association 1A Coach of the Year.Continued ...
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Has the ipad lost its swag?
The company reported this week that sales of its sleek, pricey tablet were down 19 percent from last quarter and 9 percent year-over-year. CEO Tim Cook tried to reassure investors that Apple's new partnership with IBM to sell its devices to IBM's corporate customers will help make iPads ubiquitous in the workplace. "This isn't something that worries us," he said of the iPad sales decline. But the numbers are disappointing no matter how you spin them.Continued ...
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