A Mt. Vernon High School student has been suspended after comments regarding a bomb threat to the high school made by that student were reported by two other students, according to Mt. Vernon Police Department reports. An investigation is ongoing.
Miller landmark Hunt’s True Value Hardware & Guns held a customer appreciation event April 15-16 to mark their 20-year anniversary of serving the area. Store owners David and Carrie Hunt opened up the main store and a second building down the street to offer customers discounts of up to 7...
The Silver Star Families of America is a service banner organization that remembers, honors and assists our wounded, ill, injured or dying veterans from all wars.
The city of Mt. Vernon will continue contracting with the city of Monett for dispatching and 911 services, following a 7-1 vote of the board of aldermen during their April 12 meeting.
About 300 were in attendance at special services this past Sunday morning as the First Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon observed their 150th anniversary.
Work begins on a new sidewalk installation at Lawrence County Courthouse