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Edith Adams celebrates 100 years

Edith Castle AdamsEdith Castle Adams recently celebrated her 100th birthday.  with her children, Tommy Castle of Mount Vernon, Judy Scott of Dallas, and Janet Wiman of Austin.

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Stretcher joins First Liberty National Bank

Kelly Stretcher has been named as the president of the First Liberty National Bank in Liberty, Texas. He has also been elected as a member of the bank’s Board of Directors.

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Spring color

The bright colors of Spring are popping out all over town.The bright colors of Spring are popping out all over town. These beautiful bushes and trees can be found on Fleming St. in Mount Vernon. The first day of Spring is 10 days away, but the warmer than normal temperatures have encouraged plants to bud early.

State 42 players

Erika Littrell and her father, Gary Mobley, both of SaltilloErika Littrell and her father, Gary Mobley, both of Saltillo, teamed up to claim second place in the 2016 Texas State 42 Domino tournament this week in Hallettsville, Texas. Approximately 80 teams participated in the tournament.

Beekeepers to meet

The Caddo Trace Beekeepers Association will meet Monday, March 14, at the Agri-Life Building at 1708 Industrial Rd. in Mount Pleasant. Jesse Wright from Boggy Creek Honey Farm will present a program on “Raising Queens.”

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Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday

Daylight Saving Time is set to begin at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 13.  People should set their clocks forward one hour before going to bed Saturday night to avoid being late for church or other events.

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Reynolds Camp charter night Monday

The 1st Lt. David Richard Reynolds Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans, will conduct their Chartering Installation meeting on Monday, March 7 at the Old Union Community Center in Titus County.

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Hagansport fish fry

Esequair Perea holds a cooking basket while Gil Phetteplace loads it with fish.Esequair Perea holds a cooking basket while Gil Phetteplace loads it with fish. More than 275 people attended the fish fry at the Hagansport Community Center on Saturday, March 5.

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Promotions announced by First National Bank

Jeremy Byrd, Pablo De Santiago, Jr., Shannon OliverSeveral officer promotions were announced by Garry Romines, president and CEO of First National Bank, following the February Board of Directors meeting.

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