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Top Pinewood Derby winners

 top winners in the 2015 Pinewood Derby for Mount Vernon Cub Scout Pack 271The top winners in the 2015 Pinewood Derby for Mount Vernon Cub Scout Pack 271 include, kneeling, Kaeden Alcorn, Kirk Allen-Rosen, standing, Gage Sixkiller, Trystan Burton, Zack Carabello.

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Alamo officers elected at annual meeting

Officers were elected for 2015 at the annual meeting of the members of the Alamo Mission Museum last month. The 30 members present voted to retain the existing slate of officers.

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KUC participates in Mini-March

Melody Anderson, Bryce Boren, Grace Lyles, and Haydyn Russell, frontMelody Anderson, Bryce Boren, Grace Lyles, and Haydyn Russell, front, from Kids Under Construction collected the largest total for Cystic Fibrosis by participating in a Mini-March.

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Free tax assistance available for low, moderate income citizens

The AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program.

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Local cemeteries to be the topic at Genealogy meeting

The cemeteries of Franklin County will be the topic of guest speakers at the Franklin County Genealogy Society  meeting on Monday, February 16 at 7 p.m.

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Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 19 at the Franklin County Library on the square.

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Menu set for Chamber banquet

Our Place restaurant has been chosen to cater the annual Franklin County Chamber of Commerce banquet set for Saturday, February 28. They will be preparing a meal of Parmesan crusted chicken with mashed potatoes, steamed brocoli, salad, and cake.

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Annual meeting called for Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library  organization will conduct its annual membership meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 17 at the library.  A slate of officers will be presented for election to serve in 2015.

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Mardis Gras dance Friday

Downtown Mount Vernon will be the place to be this Friday, February 13 for a lively, good time. The Sacred Heart Catholic Church Ladies Guild will be hosts for a Mardi Gras Dance in the Hill Building on the south side of the square.

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