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    Mt. Vernon police chief retiring Saturday

    by  • February 3, 2014 • News

    Mt. Vernon Police Chief Chris Mendenall has announced his retirement from the Mt. Vernon Police Department to be effective Saturday February 5, 2014. Mt. Vernon Mayor Mary Jane Chesley made an announcement through a press release on Monday, congratulating and thanking Mendenall “for his 31 years of dedicated service to the department and the...

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    Foot and vehicle chase leads Centralia man to jail

    by  • February 3, 2014 • News

    A 25-year-old Richview man was taken this weekend to the Marion County jail after leading Centralia police on both a vehicle and foot chase. Centralia police were initially called to the Knight’s Inn where Dustin Atteberry was allegedly in a domestic dispute with his sister. Atteberry allegedly fled in a vehicle and later crashed...

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    Death notice: William Slininger

    by  • February 3, 2014 • Obituaries

    CENTRALIA — William E. Slininger, 66, of Centralia, passed away Monday, February 3, 2014, at his home in Centralia. Funeral Arrangements are entrusted to the Moran Queen~Boggs Funeral Home where friends are invited to call 618-532-7321 for further information. Online memorial condolences may be sent to Mr. Slininger’s's family at moranfuneralhome.net.    

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    Death notice: Dorothy Masching

    by  • February 3, 2014 • Obituaries

    BREESE — Dorothy A. Masching, nee Huelsmann, 94, of Breese, died Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Breese Nursing Home. Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, February 6, 2014, at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese, with Fr. Patrick Peter officiating. Interment will follow in St. Dominic/St. Augustine Cemtery...

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