Former mayor of Mount Vernon dies at 86


POSEY CO, Ind (WEHT) – Former Mount Vernon mayor Jack Higgins has died. Higgins served as mayor from 1972 until 2004.

He was also known as the “Voice of the Wildcats” announcing football and basketball games for 68 years.

Higgins was given several awards, including the Sagamore of the Wabash. He was 86 years old.

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