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  1. Crossroads Community Hospital Flu Shot ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSIL

    The flu has taken its toll on many communities in our region, one hospital says its not too late for those looking to get a flu shot. Crossroads Community Hospital in Mt.

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  2. Hospital Provides Help as Health Insurance Deadline ApproachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSIL

    Time is running out to sign up for a plan under the federal health insurance marketplace. Less than three weeks remain before the February 15th deadline, and Crossroads Hospital in Mt.

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  3. PPG Foundation Supports Irvington Grade School Participation in Education DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Coatings World

    Jeffrey Picard, batch maker at PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, helped obtain a PPG Industries Foundation grant for $1,000 for Irvington Grade School. School Superintendent David Schulte accompanied 65 students who participated in Education Days activities at Rent One Park, home of the Southern Illinois Miners baseball team.

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  4. Bigony watercolors exhibited at Frame UpRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    An exhibit of work by award winning artist Ron Bigony is now on display at the Frame Up Fine Arts Gallery at 204 W. Main St. in Mount Vernon.

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  5. Jefferson County MLK CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WSIL

    Hundreds gathered in Jefferson County Monday morning to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The ceremony encouraged guests to keep pushing for change.

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  6. Mount Vernon Holds Off New Rochelle's Rally Before Standing-Room Only CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    When the New Rochelle and Mount Vernon High School boys basketball teams get together, it's usually the hottest ticket in town, and Thursday at New Rochelle High School was no different. With a standing-room only crowd inside the building and dozens more stuck outside in the cold and unable to get in, it was the Knights who held off a late surge from the host, and held on for a 61-57 victory.

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  7. Wedding band found at Mt. Vernon Walmart turned in to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KFVS12

    If you're a lady and you lost a wedding band at Walmart in the last several months, the Mount Vernon Police Department may have it. Police say a lady's wedding band was found at the Walmart in Mt.

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  8. PPG Foundation Supports Elementary School Program in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Coatings World

    Chris Campbell, facility manager at PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, has presented PPG Industries Foundation checks totaling nearly $4,000 to North Side Elementary School Teachers Brenda Slover, Kerri Meritt, Zack Holtz and April Smith. These checks supported programs to teach third-grade students about robotics, to provide phonetic readers to kindergarten students, to introduce a color-coded approach to enhancing oral and written language, and to provide math journals and guidance for students in kindergarten through third grade.

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  9. Pyramid Staffing Job Fair Set for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WSIL

    Pyramid Staffing is still looking to fill positions at Continental Tire in Mt. Vernon.

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  10. Robert Neal Davis, IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Daily Journal

    ... n will be from 3 p.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois.

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  11. Hopsitals Trying to Keep Up With Flu OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | WSIL

    More than 400 people across Illinois have been admitted into intensive care for flu symptoms this season. Local hospitals are trying to keep up with the high number of patients.

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  12. PEOPLE v. ROERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | FindLaw

    Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Ellen J. Curry, Deputy Defender, Sara D. Parrish, Assistant Appellate Defender, Alexander G. Muntges, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Mt. Vernon, IL, for Appellant.

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  13. Winter Wheat Forum Set for Feb. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    The Illinois Wheat Association's annual Winter Wheat Forum will be held Feb. 17 at Krieger's Holiday Inn Convention Center in Mt. Vernon, Ill.

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  14. Holtz, Marietta R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Northwest Herald

    Marietta R. Holtz Born: Jan. 19, 1926 Died: Dec. 30, 2014 Marietta "Rita" R. Holtz, 88, of Sarasota, FL, and formerly of Cary, peacefully passed away Tuesday, December 30, 2014, at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Florida. She was born in Mt.

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  15. Fund Established For Child Who Survived KY Aviation AccidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Aero-News Network

    ... Sailor was the only survivor among the five people aboard a PA-34 that went down on a flight from Florida to Mount Vernon, IL. The pilot, Sailor's father, had reported engine problems to ATC before the aircraft went down about 10 miles from Kentucky ...

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  16. Plane in fatal crash may have run out of fuelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... "You'd be surprised how many airplanes run out of gas." Gutzler's twin-engine plane, which was headed for Mount Vernon, Illinois, from Key West, Florida, had stopped at the Tallahassee Regional Airport to refuel. It's not been reported whether the ...

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  17. PEOPLE v. COLEMANRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | FindLaw

    D. Peter Wise, Gates, Wise & Schlosser, P.C., Springfield, IL, for Defendant-Appellant. Kris F. Reitz, State's Attorney, Waterloo, IL, Patrick Delfino, Director, Stephen E. Norris, Deputy Director, Sharon Shanahan, Staff Attorney, Office of the State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor, Mt.

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  18. Mother remembers last moments with daughter lost in Kentucky plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... boating and spending time with his family, his obituary said. Chris Collins - the director of the airport in Mount Vernon, Illinois, where Gutzler housed his Piper PA-34 -- said they'd known each other for more than 20 years. "He was on a first-name ...

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  19. Seven-Year-Old Girl Survives KY Airplane AccidentRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Aero-News Network

    ... Key West earlier in the day and stopped in Tallahassee, FL before continuing on towards their home airport in Mount Vernon, IL. CNN reports that the girl sustained only minor injuries and was able to walk out of the woods the nearest home, where she ...

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  20. Lyon Co. sheriff describes finding plane crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    On Monday, Sheriff Kent Murphy of Lyon County gave our crew the first look at the site where he first discovered the wreckage of the crash in a heavily wooded area of his county. "I saw the trees broken off," he said.

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