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Blood drive in honor of Arnold and Spradling

The Mount Vernon Volunteer Fire Department will be the sponsor for a Carter BloodCare blood drive on Saturday, April  9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Agents honored at awards luncheon

Real estate agents with Coldwell Banker LakehavenReal estate agents with Coldwell Banker Lakehaven, Realtors were honored during an annual awards luncheon on Wednesday, March 23. They were recognized for their sales achievements during 2015.

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Key Club Bake-off planned for April 16

The Mount Vernon Key Club will be sponsoring its 13th annual bake-off on April 16 in conjunction with the Tour de Cypress events in downtown.

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Bake-off entries sought

Advance entries are being sought for the 13th annual Spring Bake-Off sponsored by the Key Club Saturday, April 16. Registration cost is $10 for each category.

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Chili cook off, trades day, music planned at Alamo

Members of the Alamo Mission Museum are organizing their ninth annual music festival for Saturday, April 9. Along with music, the museum grounds will also be the place for a chili cook off

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“Fresh Bread”, a women’s event, planned

“Fresh Bread” a free event being planned by the Women’s Ministry of First Baptist Church, will be from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 9 at the church’s Family Life Building.

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Tour de Cypress pedaling into 12th annual event

Pedaling into an even dozen, the 12th annual Tour de Cypress Bike Ride in Mount Vernon has been set for Saturday, April 16. The event is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Mount Vernon.

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Kid fish event set for April 9

Registration for the sixth  annual Franklin County Kids Fish Day has begun. This unique fishing event, created to provide a hands-on fishing experience for children ages three to 16 years old,

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Egg hunt Sunday at Alamo Mission Museum

The Alamo Mission Museum will be the location of an egg hunt and games on Easter Sunday, March 27. Attendees will have the opportunity to cook their own hot dogs over a campfire

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