Local Interests

City & County
Jefferson County Chamber –  homepage
City of Mt Vernon official website
Jefferson County Genealogy Local genealogical information. Includes cemetery search.
Other Area Links
Illinois Heartland Library System
Local Newspapers
Mt Vernon Register-News
Register-News archives
: (2007-present) includes full-text articles on local news, obituaries, issues, events, people and much more.
Morning Sentinel (no longer online)
Mt Vernon Township High School
Mt. Vernon Township High School
Yearbook: Vernois Online: 1908, 1910, 1912-1914, 1916-1948 (even years), 1949-2016
Township Schools
Bluford Grade School District #114
Bethel Grade School District #82
Farrington Grade School District #99
Field Grade School District #3
Mt. Vernon City Schools District 80
McClellan Grade School District #12
Opdyke-Belle Rive Grade School District #5
Rome Grade School District #2
Spring Garden Community Consolidated School Dist 178 (Former Dodds and Ina schools)
Summersville Grade School District #79
Waltonville Community School District #1 (Grade School & High School)
Woodlawn Unit School District #209
Rend Lake College