Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News November 1, 2012

Health Department levy sign sparks fight

MOUNT VERNON -- The right to erect signage opposing or supporting a levy on public property has now been added to the mix of county election issues.

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Food for the Hungry Kicks off 31st Annual Drive

MOUNT VERNON -- The 31st annual Food for the Hungry Drive begins today throughout Knox County, and will culminate in a live television and radio broadcast on Saturday, Dec. 8, from Mount Vernon's City Hall. The goals for this year's drive are $160,000 and 50 truckloads of food.

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Experienced Blue Devils to begin playoff campaign

DANVILLE -- Unfinished business. That's what will be on the players'minds when the Danville Blue Devils (9-1) take the field at home on Friday to face the Hannibal River Pilots in the Division VI regional quarterfinals.

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