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  1. Michael C. DozardRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Hometown News Daily

    Michael C. Dozard, age 65, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, passed away Monday, December 22, 2014 at his residence. He was born April 5, 1949, in Peoria, Illinois, the son of Leonard Joseph Carl Dozard and Dorothy Dozard Hutchinson.

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  2. Ira G. Shaw, 84, Of Mount Vernon, Retired Liquor Store OwnerRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    ... and Margaret Shaw. He migrated to the state of Florida in 1950. In 1976, he bought a retail liquor store in Mount Vernon and later bought the entire block. He retired in 1988. Calling hours are Friday, Dec. 26 from 7 to 9 pm. Services to be held at ...

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  3. Report: IL Treasurer OKa d Raises For DozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Magic 95.1

    A published report says outgoing Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford gave pay raises to dozens of employees over the past year. The State Journal-Register reports raises for the 25 nonunion employees ranged from 8 percent to 36 percent.

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  4. Mt. Vernon Man Arrested After ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Magic 95.1

    Police had received a report just after 2 am Sunday that a man had been shot in a parking lot near Salem Road and George Street. A warrant was obtained and authorities entered Trotter's residence.

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  5. Man in custody after overnight shooting in Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KFVS12

    According to Mt. Vernon Police, shortly after 2:10 a.m. on Sunday, the Mt. Vernon Police Department received a report that a male had had been shot and was being transported to Good Samaritan Hospital by private vehicle.

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  6. Good Samaritan Hospital Hosts Blood DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WSIL

    Friday people in Mt. Vernon gave the gift of life. Dozens stopped by the Good Samaritan Regional Health Center to donate blood.

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  7. PPG Foundation Supports Hands-On Learning ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Coatings World

    Donna Burlison, customer service representative at PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, has presented a PPG Industries Foundation check for $1,000 to Rome Grade School teachers Chad Beckham and Janelle Edwards. Mr. Beckham and Ms.

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  8. Police Identify Suspect, 28, In Fatal Mount Vernon ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Bronxville Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. For the second time in less than five months, a suspect was apprehended by Mount Vernon police after a man was gunned down at the Levister Towers affordable housing apartment complex. Phillip Copeland, a resident of the affordable apartment complex was arrested by police shortly before midnight on Friday after a swift investigation into a shooting that left a man dead.

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  9. CA mother 'burning' from inside out after prescription drug reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | KFVS12

    ... accepted for the family of a little girl who died after a house fire on Friday night in southern Illinois. Mount Vernon, Illinois police say there was traffic crash on Rt. 15 at Driver's Lane near Woodlawn, Illinois on Sunday. Mount Vernon, Illinois ...

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  10. Mt. Vernon crash partially blocks Route 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | KFVS12

    Mount Vernon, Illinois police say there was traffic crash on Route. 15 at Driver's Lane near Woodlawn, Illinois on Sunday.

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  11. After eight decades in town, NRE still chugging alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... complex was privately owned and known as VMV through the 1980s and '90s. National Railroad Equipment, based in Mount Vernon, Illinois, purchased the facility in 2002. NRE has 13 locations around the globe, Corporate EHS Manager Colby Davis said, but ...

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  12. 4 people charged in connection with Mt. Vernon, IL robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KFVS12

    According to the Mount Vernon Police Department, on Dec. 8 at 10:31 p.m. officers responded to an armed robbery of the Huck's Store on Fairfield Road. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department contacted the vehicle's owner and say the vehicle was taken during a robbery at the owner's home.

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  13. Mt. Vernon pair facing drug, gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | KFVS12

    A man and woman from Mount Vernon, Illinois were arrested on Friday, Dec. 5 after authorities executed a search warrant. Torrence D. Jones, 22, was charged with possession of a firearm by a gang member, manufacture/delivery of cocaine, manufacture/delivery of cannabis, armed violence and illegal possession of ammunition.

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  14. Centreville Senior Wakefield Offensive-Minded in VictoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    Centreville senior Caroline Wakefield scored 22 points during her first varsity start at the point guard position Tuesday against Mount Vernon. Photo by Craig Sterbutzel .

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  15. Conti recalling OE ProContactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Tire Business

    ... a run-flat model. The tires being recalled were produced between June 22 and July 28, 2014, at Conti's plant in Mount Vernon, Ill. The company said it has notified owners, and tire dealers or Mercedes-Benz dealers will replace the tires, free of ...

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  16. Southern Utah guard AJ Hess drains an improbable 40-foot game winner at buzzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Examiner.com

    A 55 foot buzzer-beater shot by New Rochelle High School's Khalil Edney to win the New York sectional men's basketball title versus Mount Vernon High School is going viral. Mt. Vernon led by two points with 2.9 seconds to go.

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  17. Fire Destroys Jefferson County Town's Only Grocery StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WSIL

    A Jefferson County business was destroyed in an overnight fire. Fire officials say the Village Market in Bluford went up in flames early Tuesday morning.

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  18. Eva W GregoryRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    A supervisor at Alton Mental Health Center, she retired in 1974 after 20 years. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, and while at home, she loved to sew and quilt, bake and cook, and care for her grandkids.

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  19. PPG Supports Waltonville Grade School Reading ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Coatings World

    The PPG Industries Foundation has presented a check for nearly $1,000 to Waltonville Grade School, enabling 166 students to each receive six books to own through the school's reading program. The check was presented by Donna Burlison, customer service representative at PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, to Darla Oliver, librarian at Waltonville Grade School.

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  20. Trial set for Griffin Industries family legal battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... September and set a May 5, 2015, start for a four-week trial to resolve the family's dispute. Betsy Osborn of Mount Vernon, Ill., - one of five daughters of Griffin Industries founder John Griffin - sued three of her brothers over the handling of ...

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