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  1. Kitty litter or sand can help cars get traction in the snow.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    Aside from everyday winter essentials such as a pair of gloves, an ice scraper and jumper cables; here's a list of the five items you won't want to leave home without when trekking into a winter storm. Bag of sand or kitty litter: This item helps add a bit of weight to your car and dumping it on snow if you get stuck can help your tire get traction.

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  2. in Re: E.W.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | FindLaw

    IN RE: E.W., a Minor . Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Ellen J. Curry, Deputy Defender, Amanda R. Horner, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Mt.

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  3. Mount Vernon man sentenced for distributing crack cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KFVS12

    A Mount Vernon, Illinois man has been sentenced on crack cocaine related charges. Kenez K. Parks, 28, of Mt.

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  4. Mount Vernon City Hall Rotunda Gallery Displays Art From Gerald JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. The paintings of local artist Gerald Jones are being displayed at the Mount Vernon City Hall Rotunda Gallery. In a press release, the Arts Council of Mount Vernon called Jones' work "vibrant" and said the art is "ushering in warm thoughts of spring during this unusually cold winter."

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  5. Loudonville High School football coach Justin Todd has accepted offer to coach at Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Following one of the most successful three-season stretches in area high school history, Loudonville football head coach Justin Todd told the Times-Gazette on Monday that he has accepted an offer to take over the same position at Mount Vernon High School, pending board approval. Todd, who was 30-6 with three playoff appearances in his three seasons at Loudonville and also is in his second year as the school's athletic director, will remain at LHS through the school year.

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  6. PPG Foundation Supports Hamilton County Junior and Senior High SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Coatings World

    Employees of PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, recently presented PPG Industries Foundation checks to benefit students at Hamilton County Junior and Senior High Schools. Eight teachers received grants totaling nearly $7,000 from the foundation.

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  7. Briefs: Economic Groupa s ambassador committee electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | HeraldNet

    ... Feb. 23 at Skagit Valley Hospital Regional Cancer Care Center's Safeway Conference Room at 307 S. 13th St., Mount Vernon. Register by calling American Cancer Society Everett office at 425-404-2193. Open house to discuss Edmonds Westgate traffic ...

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  8. Hurt Feelings and Fears over Mt. Vernon Water DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WSIL

    In what may have been an historic moment, the leaders of villages in Jefferson County came together Thursday evening to show their united opposition to the sale of Mt. Vernon's water and sewer system.

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  9. Jefferson County Sheriff Cracks Down on CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WSIL

    Jefferson County law officials have launched a new crackdown on crime. Sheriff Travis Allen said he's out to stop the County's growing drug problem.

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  10. John Wayne RozplochowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Breeze Courier

    John Wayne Rozplochowski, 35, of Taylorville, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 7:35 a.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville. He was born December 20, 1979 in Mt.

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  11. Illinois men sentenced on meth-related chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KFVS12

    The US Attorney's Office says Monty D. Hamson, 49, of Mt. Vernon, Illinois, was sentenced to 13 years in federal prison, to be followed by three years supervised release and fined $500.

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  12. Evans signs with Tyler Junior CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Quay Evans signed a letter of intent to play football for Tyler Junior College on National Signing Day Wednesday, February 4. He was joined by his coaches, teammates and family during the ceremony at Mount Vernon High School.

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  13. Rend Lake College Names Homecoming RoyaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KFVS12

    Rend Lake College crowned the 2015 Homecoming King and Queen during halftime of the Warriors basketball game against Wabash Valley Wednesday night. Pytlinski is the daughter of Bruce and Annette Pytlinski.

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  14. Elijah Liske and Claire Pytlinski were crowned the 2015 Rend Lake College Homecoming King and Queen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KFVS12

    Rend Lake College crowned the 2015 Homecoming King and Queen during halftime of the Warriors basketball game against Wabash Valley Wednesday night. Pytlinski is the daughter of Bruce and Annette Pytlinski.

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  15. Don't forget the sweet ones in your lifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Pike Press

    Feb. 11 -- Brandon Carle, Kyle Leahr; Feb. 13 -- Ruby Garner; Feb. 14 -- Eugenia Manard, James and Mary Davis, Ward and Phyllis Ehredt, Krista Manard, Sarah Manard; Feb. 15 -- Tom Dell, Feb. 16 -- Kathryn Burrows, Ryan Motley, Joyce Fusselman. Feb. 17 -- Derrick Hankins, Larry and Nancy Smith Nancy and Ron Broaddus of Florence celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary Feb. 2nd.

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  16. Ralph A. Sperandio, Pelham Resident, 89Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Ralph was a graduate of Edison Vocational High School in Mount Vernon and upon graduation served in the U.S. Navy in WWII as a "fighting Seabee" in the Pacific. Ralph worked as a letter carrier in the Mount Vernon Post Office.

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  17. Black History Month declaredRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    February 2015 was proclaimed Black History Month in Mount Vernon by Mayor Margaret Sears in formal ceremonies at the Mount Vernon City Hall last week.

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  18. Johnston City Fire Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Magic 95.1

    The fire started at a home on the corner of 14th and Davis St. just after 8 pm. Authorities say everyone inside the home made it out safely, and that the fire is not considered suspicious.

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  19. PEOPLE v. BAKERRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | FindLaw

    Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Ellen J. Curry, Deputy Defender, Michelle Zalisko, Assistant Appellate Defender, Amanda R. Horner, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Fifth Judicial District, Mt. Vernon, IL, for Appellant.

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  20. Three-Car Crash Sends Five to HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Magic 95.1

    A three-vehicle crash near Ziegler Friday night sent five people to the hospital. 37-year old Andrew Odle of Ziegler was driving his car just before 11 pm on Creek Nation Blacktop, when he failed to stop at an intersection with IL Rt.

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