METROPOLIS – The 41st Annual Superman Celebration gets underway today and runs through Sunday in Metropolis. It’s sponsored by the Metropolis Chamber of Commerce and the City of Metropolis. This year’s celebrity guests include Helen Slater, who played the title role in the 1984 film Supergirl and returned to the TV series of the same
MT. VERNON – Mt. Vernon Police are searching for a 31-year-old man in connection with a Tuesday night shooting that sent one person to the hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds. According to Mt. Vernon Police, detectives were able to identify Calvin D. Webster as a suspect in the shooting that was reported around 7:36
MT. VERNON – The Mt. Vernon City Council chose to lease city fleet vehicles from Enterprise Fleet Services over Ford Square at Monday night’s city council meeting. The city is looking to replace many vehicles in their aging fleet. City Manager Mary Ellen Bechtel told the council this deal would cover about $1 million of
MT. VERNON – The Law Enforcement Torch Run made its way through Mt. Vernon Monday afternoon. Law enforcement personnel throughout Jefferson County carried the torch from the Franklin County line to the Marion County line on Route 37. Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Bullard took the torch at the stop at Borowiak’s IGA in Mt. Vernon.