By Steven Kochersperger When something you love comes to an end sooner than you want it to it is never easy. The same is true in sports as it is in life and this week the Mount Vernon Wildcat basketball team had it’s season come to an abrupt end at the hand of the Bosse […]
John Wayne Marvel, 75, of Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Evansville. He was born March 6, 1939 in Marion, Ky.,z to John Edward and Thelma (Clayton) Marvel. John was a mechanic at Juncker Brothers for over 30 years. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Marvel; daughters, Gayle Hansen, Cheryl Blythe, […]
Susie W. ‘Susan’ Schroeder, 66, of Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Mount Vernon Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born January 3, 1948 in Geneva, Ala. to Edward and Eula (Coleman) Whitehead. Susan was an active member of the Ladies Auxiliary American Legion Post 5, a lifetime member of VFW […]
Dorothy Barbaradean Ricketts, 88, of Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Mount Vernon Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born March 5, 1926 in Mount Vernon, Ind., to James and Nellie (Hutchison) Strean. Dorothy was an inspector and finally in housekeeping at Anchor Industries. She was a past member of the […]
Mary Alice Cooper, 79 of Mount Vernon, died Saturday morning March 1, 2014 at her home. She was born January 13, 1935 at Bedford, Ind, the daughter of Roy and Beulah Mae (Brown) Crane. Mary had worked as a cook for 21 years at the Merry-Go-Round Restaurant in Evansville. She is survived by her son, […]
Routine stop nets arrest on drug charges. Posey man faces child molestation charges. Area residents to get ‘sneak peek’ of home. Posey man sentenced to nine years on drug charges. Mount Vernon says farewell to 14 retiring teachers.
In the tradition of Cinderella, Snow White, Aladdin and The Lion King, the Mount Vernon Senior High School Fine Arts Academy will present the Walt Disney’s heartwarming The Little Mermaid JR on March 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. and again on March 15 at 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 pm.. Tickets are $8 […]
Redman honored for commitment to MVHS. Vikings get pre-tourney look at Marksmen. Wildcats play two of area’s best in tourney tune-ups. ‘Great support system’ key to Wildcat duo’s success.
By Dave Pearce. On Friday evening, North Posey’s senior night, the Vikings were tenaciously grinding it out against rival Gibson Southern until the final period. The Vikings outscored the Titans 27-9 in the final period and pulled away for what the score would indicate was an easy win. But for anyone in attendance, it was […]
Mary Grace Price went home to be with the lord on Wednesday Feb. 26, 2014. Mary was born on July 22, 1917 in Gibson County, the daughter of Lawrence J. and Nellie L. (Almon) Overton. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, husband Thomas Howard Price, daughters, infant and twin to Janice, Janet, Janice […]