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

    Yesterday | 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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  2. Eva W GregoryRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | 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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  3. PPG Supports Waltonville Grade School Reading ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | 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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  4. Trial set for Griffin Industries family legal battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | 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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  5. PPG Supports New Hope Elementary School Junior High Science ClassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Coatings World

    Chris Campbell, facility manager at PPG Industries' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, has presented a PPG Industries Foundation check for $1,000 to Scott Webb, sixth-grade teacher at New Hope Elementary School in Fairfield, for hands-on learning opportunities in science. "PPG is strongly committed to supporting the communities where it operates and the schools where its employees are involved," Campbell said.

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    Thursday Nov 6 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    Illinois State Police say 69-year-old Ralph Erwin of Dahlgren died after an accident on Illinois 142 about a half-mile south of the Hamilton-Jefferson County line Tuesday. Police say a truck driven by 23-year-old Joshua Jones of Mt.

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  7. Southern Illinois man dies in head on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | KFVS12

    It happened around 5:10 p.m. Tuesday on Illinois Route 142, about 1/2 mile south of the Hamilton/Jefferson County Line in Hamilton County, Illinois. According to the preliminary state police traffic crash investigative details, Joshua D. Jones, 23, of Mt.

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  8. Slave quarters to be rebuilt at Madisona s Va. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Daily Chronicle

    ... year Rubenstein gave $10 million gifts to both Jefferson's Monticello estate and George Washington's home at Mount Vernon. Recreating Montpelier's South Yard, where domestic slaves lived, as well as the basement areas of the mansion where they ...

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  9. Blood drive Saturday, November 1Read the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Carter BloodCare will conduct a blood drive at the Church of Christ from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 1. The organization's mobile donor coach will be in the parking lot of the church, located at 708 W. Main St. in Mount Vernon.

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  10. in Re: a.a.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | FindLaw

    IN RE: A.A., a Minor ). Edwin J. Anderson, L. James Hanson, Attorney at Law, Mt.

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  11. Hospitals make preparations for Ebola virusRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Hospital Connect

    ... and then lead to hemorrhaging. Like other hospitals across the country, St. Marys Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Ill., has developed screening protocols to respond to patients who meet those criteria. A hospital spokesman said the hospital ...

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

    Oct 27, 2014 | FindLaw

    Heath Hooks, State's Attorney, Washington County Courthouse, Nashville, IL, Patrick Delfino, Director, Stephen E. Norris, Deputy Director, Patrick D. Daly, Staff Attorney, Office of the State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor, Fifth District Office, Mt. Vernon, IL, for Appellant.

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  13. Bronnie Rose's beautiful storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... have three successful daughters Blyson (Kelso), Sherry (Loyd) and Melanie (Albat). Rose was born in 1936 in Mount Vernon when "the Big Depression was letting up." She was about 7 when her mother, Vera, died and her sister, Bonnie, was about 3. They ...

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  14. Investigation Into Mount Vernon Bank Robbery Tops News Last WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Despite pleading guilty to federal tax charges and admitting he failed to file income tax returns on a pair of occasions, much-maligned Mount Vernon Mayor Ernest Davis has steadfastly refused to vacate his office , drawing the ire of locals. The Mount Vernon Mayor's Office is saying the city has no confirmed cases of Ebola despite recent reports of a man showing symptoms, according to News 12 Westchester.

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  15. Heritage Woods of McLeansboro Affordable Assisted Living to Host...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | PRWeb

    Heritage Woods of McLeansboro, a BMA affordable assisted living community in Hamilton County, Illinois, is hosting an Election Day Breakfast on Nov. 4. The community in Hamilton County, Illinois serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. Heritage Woods of McLeansboro, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host an Election Day Breakfast for seniors at 8 a.m. on Nov. 4. The community, which is located at 605 S. Marshall in McLeansboro, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

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  16. Mt. Vernon police searching for suspects in thefts at vacant homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... Illinois Crime Stoppers is asking for help identifying people accused of stealing central air units in the Mount Vernon area. The suspects are described as a white man or men in a red and white Ford Ranger. The truck is red on top and bottom with a ...

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  17. Mount Vernon man gets 40 years for beating, stabbing grandmother to deathRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    A southern Illinois has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after admitting his role in the beating and stabbing death of his 84-year-old adoptive grandmother. Forty-four-year-old Timothy Newell of Bonnie pleaded guilty Tuesday to a Jefferson County first-degree murder count in the October 2013 death of Rita "Betty" Newell.

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  18. Mount Vernon Schools Celebrate HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Although the outcome of the game wasn't what fans of the Mount Vernon High School Knights could have hoped for, it was still a successful homecoming weekend in the city, which celebrated the life of former football great Rodney Mack. The Homecoming Court which was announced Friday at the school's homecoming pep rally led a motorcade of Mount Vernon alumni, staff, students and administrators through the city on Saturday, Oct. 18, before the Knights fell to the Ossining High School Pride 18-16, despite a furious fourth quarter comeback.

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  19. Hot air balloons soar over Southern Illinois festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | KFVS12

    The 2nd annual Balloons over Mt. Vernon was held this weekend in Southern Illinois.

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  20. Creason Wins Power PointsRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Trenton Republican-Times

    Lindsay Creason of Trenton was the weekly winner of the Power Points contest, collecting 121 points. For her score, Creason receives the $30 local prize for the week.

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