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Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-27-20

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-27-20

MT. VERNON — On Thursday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 49-year-old Ellis Rineheart of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Wednesday for home invasion causing injury and robbery. 50-year-old Jesse England of Mt. Vernon was arrested Wednesday for disorderly conduct. 40-year-old Linda Jackson of…

Local School Districts Under Pressure From Governor’s Budget Proposal

Local School Districts Under Pressure From Governor’s Budget Proposal

MT. VERNON — As a part of Governor J.B. Pritzker’s budget proposal, he is holding back $150 million of a budgeted $350 million new dollars in state money for local school districts saying the money will only be there if his proposed graduated income tax is passed. The entities caught in the middle of this…

Truck Stolen From Missouri Used In Motorcycle Thefts in Nashville

Truck Stolen From Missouri Used In Motorcycle Thefts in Nashville

NASHVILLE — A truck stolen from Missouri was reportedly used Monday morning to ram the fence at Holzhauer’s Auto and Motorsports in Nashville where three motorcycles were subsequently taken Surveillance camera footage from the Nashville business showed the truck crashing through the barrier just after midnight on Sunday before speeding away minutes later with three sport bikes. The suspects…

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Local Blood Drives

Thu, Feb 27: Donoho Prairie Christian Church, 7405 Exchange Road, Texico, 3:00 – 7:00 pm Mon, March 2: Opdyke Baptist Church, 9208 North Opdyke Lane, 3:00 – 7:00 pm Mon, March 2: Benton Middle School, 1006 McKenzie Street, 2:00 – 6:00 pm Tue, March 3: Meadowbrook Christian Church, 840 Meadowbrook Lane, Mount Vernon, 2:00 –…

Knights of Columbus Weekly Events- DuBois

The Knights of Columbus in DuBois Weekly Event Schedule: Sunday: BINGO 7-9p Doors open at 5p Food & Drinks Available Monday: Lounge Open at 5p Tuesday: Queen of Hearts Drawing 7:30p Wednesday: CLOSED Thursday: Lounge open at 3p Friday: Lounge open at 3p Food Served 5-8p Saturday: Private & Non Private Events as Scheduled For…

Free Blood Pressure Checks- PINCKNEYVILLE

Don’t let high blood pressure damage your health. Get your blood pressure checked FREE every Tuesday morning from 8 am – 10 am in the lobby of Pinckneyville Community Hospital. 1 in 3 Americans have high blood pressure. Let Pinckneyville Community Hospital help you monitor yours! What is blood pressure? Blood pressure is how hard…

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Dave Mason @ River City Casino & Hotel

Dave Mason @ River City Casino & Hotel

The Feelin’ Alright Tour Sunday, March 1, 2020 ON SALE • PRICES • $89.50, $59.50, $49.50, $39.50, $29.50. There are also VIP Meet & Greet tickets available TIME • Show 7:30pm 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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