MT. VERNON — — Vendors at the Toys for Kids craft fair worked a 12 hour day on Saturday to raise money for the children of Jefferson County. Registration for Toys for Kids is ongoing and will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27 at Times Square Mall and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30. The toy giveaway will be held Friday, Dec. 7.
Collins appointed to RLCD
MT. VERNON — Perhaps the third time will be the charm for County Chairman Robert White in appointing a trustee to the Rend Lake Conservancy District.White announced during a special meeting conducted by the County Board on Thursday night he has appoiContinued ...
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- Collins appointed to RLCD
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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- Breese shuts down Mt. Vernon
- Root calls award 'humbling'
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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- Has the ipad lost its swag?