Daily Archives: March 17, 2014


Posey County junior high wrestling on the move 3

By Steven Kochersperger Mount Vernon head wrestling coach Tim Alcorn has said many times that the wrestling program in the school is not just confined to the high school ranks. The atmosphere and understanding around the sport in Mount Vernon increases awareness that the building of a great high school program begins in the Junior […]

Isaac Morton gets a handle on his opponent in a recent match. Photo by Steve Kochersperger

Upgrades slated for North Posey

By Valerie Werkmeister MSD of North Posey Board members approved a ‘honey-do’ list of capital projects that would make even the most ambitious of husbands tired just by reading it. Superintendent Dr. Todd Camp read the list to school board members during their meeting last Monday, March 10. The list includes: the removal of the […]


Raymond Mathew

Raymond Mathew

Raymond J. Mathew, 87, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at the Pine Haven Health and Rehabilitation Center in Evansville. He was born on August 15, 1926 in Stewartsville, Ind., the son of Clifford and Mae Lorene (East) Mathew. Ray served his country in the United States Navy and retired from Deaconess Hospital. He was […]


Anna Key

Anna Maria Key, 77, of Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at her residence. She was born August 11, 1936 in Augsburg, Germany, to Gottfried and Maria (Dobler) Pommer. Anna worked at Exlon Manufacturing for nine years and later worked at West School in the cafeteria. She was a member of Mount Vernon […]


Rita Denning

Rita Denning 1

Rita L. Denning, 54 of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Monday March 10, 2014 at Deaconess Hospice in Evansville. She was born July 17, 1959 at Mount Vernon, the daughter of Leslie and Marge (Brazier) Cox. She Married Michael Denning on April 1, 1978 She was a home maker, a devoted wife, mother, and […]