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Jefferson County Arrest Reports 10-14-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 10-14-19

MT. VERNON — On Monday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 40-year-old Angela Spease of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Saturday for retail theft less than $300. 27-year-old Emma George of Pinckneyville was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant.…

Social media threat leads to increased police presence at MVTHS

Social media threat leads to increased police presence at MVTHS

MOUNT VERNON — Mt. Vernon Police were alerted to a social media threat made by a high school age student late Thursday night. According to a Facebook post from the department, they received the threat just before 11 Thursday night. They say the high school age male made threats of violence, but were not directly…

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 10-12-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 10-12-19

MT. VERNON — On Saturday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 28-year-old Jordan Howard of Milwaukee, WI was arrested Friday for controlled substance trafficking and on an out of state warrant. 41-year-old Markcole Roberson of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Friday on a bond…

Community Events

Local Blood Drives

  Wed, Oct 16: Salem Community Building, 416 Oglesby, Salem, 12:00 – 6:00 pm Wed, Oct 23: Carlyle High School, 1461 12th Street, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Thu, Oct 24: Donoho Prairie Christian Church, 7405 Exchange Road, Texico, 3:00 – 7:00 pm Sat, Oct 26: Family Video, 2629 Broadway, Mount Vernon, 11:00 am –…

OCTOBER 15: Marijuana in the Workplace Conference- INA

Everyone is welcome to this free event to discuss how the new marijuana law may impact your business. This conference will be in the Rend Lake College Theater. Sean Featherstun, Jefferson County States Attorney will be speaking about how the law changes may affect you.

Concert Calendar

Foghat @ River City Casino & Hotel

Foghat @ River City Casino & Hotel

Friday, October 18, 2019 ON SALE •  TIME • Show 8:00pm Tickets available at River City Casino or at Ticketmaster.com. Guests must be 21 years of age and present a valid photo ID.

Bob Dylan and His Band @ Stifel Theatre

Bob Dylan and His Band @ Stifel Theatre

Tuesday, October 22 at 8:00 pm ON SALE • $126.50, $86.50, $56.50 TIME • 8:00pm Tickets available at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets subject to applicable service charges. Event time and date subject to change.

Rumors of Fleetwood Mac @ River City Casino & Hotel

Rumors of Fleetwood Mac @ River City Casino & Hotel

Sunday, November 3, 2019 ON SALE • $45, $35, $25, $19.50 TIME • Show 7:30 pm Tickets available at River City Casino or at Ticketmaster.com. Guests must be 21 years of age and present a valid photo ID.

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