Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News June 17, 2013

Turkey Festival wraps up with a bang

DANVILLE -- Fireworks were the bookends of the 2013 Danville-Howard Turkey Festival, which ended its four-day run at Memorial Park Saturday evening.

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Two die in Yauger Road accident

MOUNT VERNON -- Two men died Friday night after an accident that sent the vehicle they were in airborne before striking a tree.

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Jackson holds tradition at Pacemakers

MOUNT VERNON -- Pacemakers Dragway Park had it all on Saturday afternoon: Picture-perfect weather, fancy cars, competitors talking to other competitors and even a hint of gasoline smell in the air.

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