- Category: News
- Published on 15 May 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Residents will soon be able to purchase beer and wine at local stores and have a glass or a bottle with their meal at local restaurants with the passage of the local option alcohol sales. Support of the measure was also reflected in the reelection of all three incumbents to the Mount Vernon City Council. Some 34 percent of the city’s 1,436 eligible voters went to the polls during the election. See the rest of the story in the May 16 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.