SESSER – The Sesser-Valier School Board approved a blended learning plan for their return to school at their meeting Thursday night. Students will be divided into two groups and will attend in-person classes either on Monday and Thursday or on Tuesday and Friday. The days they do not attend school physically, they will attend remotely.
MT. VERNON – The new Mt. Vernon Post Office is approaching completion as mostly indoor work remains on the new building at the corner of 10th and Jordan in downtown Mt. Vernon. Once the post office is moved, the redevelopment project at the former Park Plaza can begin. Mt. Vernon Assistant City Manager Nathan McKenna
MT. VERNON – Multiple fire departments responded Saturday morning to a fire that destroyed a home on East Fairfield Road near the Mt. Vernon Outland Airport. According to the Jefferson Fire Protection District, no one was at home at the time of the fire and there were no injuries. The fire in the two-story home