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Salem ends Mt. Vernon's season - Mt. Vernon Register-News
MT. VERNON — A sacrifice fly made the difference in Salem's 1-0 win against the Post 141 Junior Legion team Monday. “I was pretty sure that one or two runs was going to win this game,” Mt. Vernon coach Brian McPherson said. “Just because of the ...
Wal-Mart to cut prices more aggressively in back-to-school push - Mt. Vernon Register-News
WASHINGTON — Wal-Mart will reduce prices on 10 percent more items this year, said Steve Bratspies, the company's executive vice president for U.S. general merchandise. The number of back-to- school items Wal-Mart sells online will grow 30 percent to ...
Rauner keeps up push for Illinois term limits - Mt. Vernon Register-News
CHICAGO — — Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner kept up his drumbeat for Illinois term limits, saying Monday that "voters deserve a voice" on the issue and that the effort to put a measure on the November ballot isn't over despite recent ...
Starved Pennsylvania 7-year-old weighed only 25 pounds - Mt. Vernon Register-News
GREENVILLE, Penn. — A 7-year-old boy authorities described as being so underweight he looked like a human skeleton has been released from the hospital. He and his siblings were removed from the western Pennsylvania home they shared with their mother and ...
Hospitals let patients schedule ER visits - Mt. Vernon Register-News
GREENVILLE, Penn. — Three times within a week, 34-year-old Michael Granillo went to the emergency room at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in Los Angeles because of intense back pain. Each time, Granillo, who didn't have insurance, stayed for less than ...
MVTHS Board to discuss builders risk insurance - Mt. Vernon Register-News
MT. VERNON — — The Mt. Vernon Township High School Board of Education may take action tonight on requesting quotes for builders risk insurance related to the new high school project. Also on the agenda for the meeting is the employment of new personnel.
Breese shuts down Mt. Vernon - Mt. Vernon Register-News
MT. VERNON — Post 141's Junior Legion team lost 4-0 to the Breese Gray Post 976 squad on Sunday in the district title game. “We were flat at the plate again,” Mt. Vernon coach Brian McPherson said. “I was hoping we wouldn't be there. “We were ...
Juniors top Salem - Mt. Vernon Register-News
MT. VERNON — An early lead and strong pitching propelled the Post 141 Junior Legion team to a 3-1 win over Salem in the district tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon. “That was a big win,” Mt. Vernon coach Brian McPherson said. “We were what ...
Lyday shuts out Bluford - Mt. Vernon Register-News
Lyday was sensational in allowing just one walk. He also had a hit batsman. Hits were allowed to Jaxson Helm, Michael Gartin and Thompson. “Their pitcher did a good job. He was in the strike zone. We had to earn everything we got,” said Bluford coach ...
Dana Aydt - Mt. Vernon Register-News
Dana Belle Aydt, 86, of McLeansboro, passed away 8:45 a.m. Friday, July 18, 2014, at Enfield Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Enfield. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro, with the Rev. Robert Sefried ...