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Morgan Mayes is 2014 Young Miss

Winners in the Young Miss Mount Vernon division were Jayda Hammond, Morgan Mayes, and Chloe Gruber. MissMayes was crowned Young Miss Mount VernonWinners in the Young Miss Mount Vernon division were Jayda Hammond, Morgan Mayes, and Chloe Gruber. MissMayes was crowned Young Miss Mount Vernon at the 46th annual Miss Mount Vernon Pageant on Saturday, August 9 in the school auditorium.

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Savanna Oud is 2014 Junior Miss

Winners in the Junior Miss Mount Vernon division were ZaKenya Linwood, Savanna Oud, and Kaila McAnally.Winners in the Junior Miss Mount Vernon division were ZaKenya Linwood, Savanna Oud, and Kaila McAnally. Miss Oud was crowned Junior Miss Mount Vernon at the 46th annual Miss Mount Vernon Pageant on Saturday, August 9 in the school auditorium.

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Miss Mount Vernon Pageant both Friday, Saturday

The 46th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant has attracted 49 girls seeking claim to six division titles in two nights of competition. The titles for the younger three divisions, grades K-5, will be decided Friday, Aug. 8, and the crowns for the older three groups, grades 6-12 will be awarded Saturday, Aug. 9.

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Final children’s art session this Saturday

The final free Children’s Summer Art session will be Saturday, August 16 at the Cultural Arts Center. Activities begin at 10 a.m. and continue to noon.

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Pageant cuties

33 contestants vying for titles in the younger three divisions in the Miss Mount Vernon PageantThere are 33 contestants vying for titles in the younger three divisions in the Miss Mount Vernon Pageant set for Friday, August 8. For a listing of contestants and their divisions, see the July 31 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Fite is Miss Mount Vernon 2014

Winners in the Miss Mount Vernon division were Lilly Slaton, Kaylee Fite, Jessica Minter, and Katie Larrison.Winners in the Miss Mount Vernon division were Lilly Slaton, Kaylee Fite, Jessica Minter, and Katie Larrison. Miss Fite was crowned Miss Mount Vernon 2014 at the 46th annual Miss Mount Vernon Pageant

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Children’s art sessions continue this Saturday

Jeannie Pamplin worked with 11 students in the FCHA’s Children’s Art session creating edible art.Jeannie Pamplin worked with 11 students in the FCHA’s Children’s Art session creating edible art. The second of three free Children’s Summer Art sessions will be Saturday, August 2.

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Pageant grosses $14,000 for Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

Miss Mount Vernon 2014 Kaylee Fite is all smiles as her predecessor, Bailey Bohlken, places her crown.Miss Mount Vernon 2014 Kaylee Fite is all smiles as her predecessor, Bailey Bohlken, places her crown. The 46th annual pageant grossed approximately $14,000 on Friday and Saturday, August 8 and 9 in the MVISD auditorium.

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Tickets go on sale Monday, pageant attracts 51 contestants

The 46th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant has attracted 51 contestants, according to Heather Bales, event coordinator for the sponsoring Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

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