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  1. Mt. Vernon, IL man shot, killed in Gary, INRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KFVS12

    The Lake County Coroner's Office in Indiana has confirmed that a Mt. Vernon, Illinois man was shot and killed on Friday, July 22. The incident happened around 11:20 p.m. Friday.

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  2. Flight delays and cancellations continue after technical glitch causes havoc for Southwest AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Los Angeles Times

    Southwest Airlines passengers could expect another day of delays and cancellations Thursday, even after officials repaired a computer glitch that left hundreds stranded at Los Angeles International Airport and across the U.S. "I want to start off by once again apologizing to our Customers and reiterating that your experience throughout the past 24 hours is not the service you should expect from Southwest Airlines," airlines spokeswoman Lisa Rutherford said in a statement. Computer outages triggered cancellations and delays Wednesday at airports across the country after the Dallas-based airline began experiencing "intermittent performance issues earlier this afternoon with multiple technology systems as a result of an outage."

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  3. Hundreds of Passengers Remain Stranded at LAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NBC Los Angeles

    A group of little league baseball players were among the hundreds of passengers still stranded Thursday morning at LAX after a computer glitch disrupted Southwest Airlines flights nationwide. Nicole Hernandez said she, her son, and his 8-year-old teammates had been waiting at LAX since about 4 p.m. Wednesday.

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  4. Guns stolen in Mt. Vernon pawn shop burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KFVS12

    At least one dozen guns were stolen during a burglary at a pawn shop in Mt. Vernon, Illinois Sunday.

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  5. Illinois Conservation Foundation partners with the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation Summer CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | RiverBender.com

    For a second straight year, the Illinois Conservation Foundation is partnering with the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation on a Youth Conservation Day for 70 Metro East region youth to be held near Dahlgren, IL, just southeast of Mt. Vernon.

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  6. Sawin, Therese MarieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Northwest Herald

    ... and Grace Michelsen; three great grandchildren, Zoe, Etran and Amelia; brothers, Ralph (Karen) Moravec of Mount Vernon, Il and Leonard (Sharon) of McHenry, IL; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Terri was ...

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  7. PEOPLE v. MOSLEYRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | FindLaw

    Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Ellen J. Curry, Deputy Defender, Richard J. Whitney, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Mt. Vernon, IL, for Appellant.

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  8. Conti to launch first all-terrain LT tireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Tire Business

    Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. held its first joint launch of both a Continental- and General-brand tire for distributors and the media July 12-13 in Farmington, where the new tires were put through their paces to show off their all-terrain capabilities on off-road courses. Earlier this year Conti revealed the TerrainContact A/T, the first-ever Continental brand all-terrain tire, and the General Grabber X3 mud terrain tire at the company's annual dealer meeting.

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  9. Conti to launch first off-road tireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Tire Business

    Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. held its first joint launch of both a Continental and General brand tire for distributors and the media July 12-13 in Farmington, where the new tires were put through their paces to show off their all-terrain capabilities on off-road courses. Earlier this year Conti revealed the TerrainContact A/T, the first-ever Continental brand all-terrain tire, and the General Grabber X3 mud terrain tire at the company's annual dealer meeting.

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  10. Mt. Vernon to trade yard work for propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | KFVS12

    Residents of Mt. Vernon, Illinois will soon be able to turn the "ugly" lot next door into their new backyard - and all that person has to do is remove the "ugly" from the property.

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  11. Mount Vernon Police Hold Active-Shooter Drill At High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Less than 24 hours after five police officers were killed in Dallas, authorities in Mount Vernon held active-shooter drills at Mount Vernon High School, according to News 12. Citing communication as the best method to control the tensions that have led to violence against police, city officers formed have formed a coalition to develop relationships between police and the community, according to News 12. Mayor Richard Thomas said Friday that the national tragedies of the past week should serve as reminders to local officers to always be professional and treat people respectfully, according to News 12.

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  12. Mt. Vernon PD conducts active shooter drillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | News12.com

    Mount Vernon police conducted active shooter training drills at Mount Vernon High School Friday in the wake of the deadly attack on the Dallas Police Department Thursday night. "We have to come together as one and figure this out, because this is not the path we want to go down," said Clarke.

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  13. Mount Vernon To Host 'All Lives Matter' Conference FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Mount Vernon will join thousands of municipalities in the country on Friday to show solidarity for the victims of several recent police-related shootings in major cities. Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas will be joined by members of the Public Safety Commission and community activists at Mount Vernon High School Friday to address the killings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Philandro Castro in Minnesota and several police officers in Dallas on Thursday night.

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  14. Girl Scouts to host 8th Annual 'Dancing With Our Stars' fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | RiverBender.com

    Mt. Vernon It's time to once again dust off your dancing shoes and join Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois for the 8th annual Dancing With Our Stars fundraiser. The event will be held at the Krieger's Convention Center in Mt.

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  15. Mt. Vernon, IL police searching for man wanted in connection to armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KFVS12

    The Mount Vernon Police Department is looking for a man suspected of taking part in a handful of armed robberies that happened in late 2015. Police say Thomas Stephen Rector, 26, is wanted on a Jefferson County warrant charging him with two counts of armed robbery.

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  16. 50th wedding anniversary Card Shower- Mr. and Mrs. Ed DolbeareRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Pike Press

    ... of Stewardson, Illinois, and Maria (Dolbeare) LeCrone and husband, Jared, daughters Amelia and Everly of Mount Vernon, Illinois. If you would like to congratulate them cards may be sent to: Mr. & Mrs. Ed Dolbeare 111 Hawthorn Est. Rd Salem, IL ...

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  17. Eva BainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    She was born Feb. 26, 1923, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of Clyde and Eva Mae Sammons.

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  18. Weather 47 mins ago 4:23 a.m.Flash Flood WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ILZ075>078-INZ081-082-032100- JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-GIBSON-PIKE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION... MOUNT CARMEL...FORT BRANCH...PETERSBURG 416 AM CDT SUN JUL 3 2016 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS AND SOUTHWEST INDIANA...GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM MT VERNON ILLINOIS TO WINSLOW INDIANA.

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  19. College, Careers Center Celebrates Seniors In New RochelleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The New Rochelle Daily Voice

    Seniors who used who used the services of The Guidance Center's College & Careers Center were honored at a ceremony in New Rochelle on June 21. The CCC is also available at Mount Vernon High School and Nelson Mandela High School in Mount Vernon. The program works with kids who have college as a goal, and helps them get all the pieces in place so they can enroll.

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  20. Search underway for missing Airman from Shaw AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Airman First Class Taylor Phinney was last seen on June 18th at Shaw Air Force Base. According to Staff Sgt.

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