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  1. All-MVC Team - The New MillenniumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... and finishing as the second-best scorer in Saluki history, with 2,012 points. The 6-2 shooting guard from Mount Vernon, IL led SIU to the Sweet Sixteen as a junior, and followed that by shooting 46.5% from three-point distance in his final season. ...

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  2. Cambridge House of Swansea Hosts Open House During Supportive Living WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    Cambridge House of Swansea, a Gardant affordable assisted living community, is hosting an Open House on April 22. The community in the St. Louis Metro East area serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. Cambridge House of Swansea, a Gardant affordable assisted living community, will host an Open House from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on April 22. The community, which is located at 3900 Sullivan Dr. in Swansea, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

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  3. New Eustis manager says Illinois open-meetings complaint doesn't affect himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Illinois city where Ron Neibert, who takes over as Eustis city manager next month, currently works is being investigated for alleged Open Meetings Act violations, a newspaper reported. Issues raised in the complaint pertain to alleged non-public meetings by Mt.

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  4. PPG Foundation Supports Geff Grade School ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Coatings World

    Employees of PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois present four PPG Industries Foundation checks totaling $4,000 to benefit students at Geff Grade School. From left to right are Teachers Sally Dye and Cheri Norton; PPG Lab Technician Tammy Maynor; PPG Environment, Health and Safety Specialist Taylor Pasley; PPG Technical Group Leader Walter Rexing; and Teachers Charlotte Shelby and Roberta Biggs.

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  5. Public Notice - Notice of General Trustee Election - 4/9/2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... Election. to elect three school trustces for three year terms. LOCATION(S) OF POLLING PLACES: Precinct #101; Mount Vernon City Hall - Council Room, at 109 N Kaufman St., Mount Vernon, 75457 Precinct #102; Hagansport Community Ccnter at 10284 Tx. ...

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  6. Minutes of Mt. Vernon Council's Executive Sessions Offer Few DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WSIL

    Complying with a Freedom of Information Act request News 3 made on March 11, the city clerk turned-over the minutes from city council executive sessions in which members discussed the potential deal with American Water. The city clerk wasn't at liberty to release the minutes until the city council voted to make them public, as it did last night in a vote that covered minutes of meetings from 2008 to the present.

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  7. Water, sewer system sale still topic of discussion in Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | KFVS12

    The Mount Vernon, Illinois City Council voted on Monday, April 6 to release the minutes from previous executive session talks regarding a possible sale of the city's sewer and water system. The minutes from those behind closed doors meetings consist of more than 50 pages of transcribed talks and documents.

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  8. Child abuse prevention month kicks off in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | KFVS12

    April is Child Abuse Prevention month and people in Mt. Vernon didn't waste any time raising awareness.

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  9. Dorothy Kathleen 'Kitty' HarrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Dorothy Kathleen "Kitty" Harrison, 85, of Mount Vernon, went to be with her Heavenly Father and Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. She was born July 1, 1929 to the late C.C. "Curley" Keathley and Laura Alice Keathley of Mount Vernon.

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  10. Media Magic Offering Mount Vernon Teens Documentary Filmmaking OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Media Magic is offering interested teens a chance to learn how to make their own films, including shooting and editing, through a workshop training program. Eric Tait , media consultant and award-winning broadcast journalist and documentarian, has been running Media Magic, a program at the Doles Center in Mount Vernon.

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  11. Mount Vernon Graduate Named Youth Of The Year By Boys And Girls ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Jaron Dobson, a 2014 graduate of Mount Vernon High School, has been named the 2015-16 Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon. He is a member of the Teen Program at the Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon, a junior staff member and also participates in the Poet's Club.

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  12. Any Court Challenges Against Marion Candidates Likely UnsuccessfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WSIL

    Illinois courts appear to have no problem with candidates running for city council when they or their spouse already works for city government, according to research from the Illinois Municipal League and the law firm Robbins Schwartz. Three of the nine candidates for Marion City Council already have ties to City Hall.

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  13. Storms pushing through STL over next few daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Storms pushing through STL over next few days Well the calm before the storm is just about over but sure has been nice while it lasted! Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1CxW8Jn This evening showers and storms working our way out of southwest Missouri should push into the western portion of the NewsChannel 5 viewing area but in the metro and east we should stay dry until close to midnight. Thursday during the day we should all expect scattered showers and storms and another look at highs in the 70s but a cool front arrives Thursday night into Friday and as it pushes in there is a very good chance of strong to, perhaps, severe storms that would last into the pre-dawn hours of Friday.

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  14. MATS Report: 'General truck tire line 'rejuvenated'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Tire Business

    Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. is rejuvenating the General Tire commercial tire brand, with an overhauled product range, a centennial-year-based marketing/advertising campaign and a nationwide road show designed to reinforce the brand's image. The marketing/advertising campaign - dubbed "Powering the Future" - rolls out in dedicated trucking media and draws on the General brand's heritage as a commercial tire from its earliest roots, according to Alex Chmiel, Conti's director of marketing, commercial vehicle tires, the Americas.

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  15. EDUCATION - Education -Instructor/Lecturer positions in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Daily Herald

    Education -Instructor/Lecturer positions in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at SIUC, as needed, for courses offered at the Rend Lake College Marketplace in Mt. Vernon, Illinois and the University Center of Lake County in Grayslake, IL.

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  16. Duckworth Meets Marion Veterans After Announcing Senate RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | WSIL

    New advances in military medicine kept Tammy Duckworth alive after an RPG hit the Blackhawk helicopter she was piloting in Iraq, she told veterans at the local American Legion after announcing her candidacy for the U.S. Senate. She believes had it happened during the first Gulf War, she would've died.

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  17. Bearcat Beat | MHS encourages leadership, networkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... soccer will play Friday, April 3, versus Kamiak at 7:30 p.m. at Kamik High School, and Monday, April 6, against Mount Vernon at 7 p.m. at Mount Vernon High School. Girls tennis competes Tuesday, March 31, against Kamiak at 3 p.m. at Kamiak High ...

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  18. Mount Vernon leaving OCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Mount Vernon High School, one of the eight charter members of the Ohio Capital Conference when it was created in 1968, has announced that it is leaving to join the Ohio Cardinal Conference -- made up of schools in the Mansfield and Wooster area -- beginning in the 2016-17 school year. The move was made in response to the OCC's latest realignment slated for 2016-17, which placed Mount Vernon in a division with Worthington Kilbourne, Thomas Worthington, Dublin Scioto, Dublin Jerome, Hilliard Bradley, Hilliard Darby and long-time rival Delaware.

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  19. Eustis deputy finance director promoted to top jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A former Pasco County official who has been with the city for about six months has been named to succeed Jim Myers, the city's longtime finance director. Colleen Scott's appointment came last week on the same night Ronald Neibert, currently the city manager of Mount Vernon, Ill., was tapped to become Eustis' city manager.

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  20. Pontius, Marcia PresleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newark Advocate

    Marcia Presley Pontius MT. VERNON: A memorial service for Marcia Presley Pontius will be held Saturday, March 28, at 11:00 at Fairview Freewill Baptist Church, Vance Road, Mt.

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