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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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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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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.

Prayer stations open to public through Easter

Community members are invited to stop by and experience six prayer stations presented by the Children’s Ministry Department of First United Methodist Church in God’s Garden during the Lenten season.

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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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Brewer 100th birthday party planned

A 100th birthday celebration has been planned for Christene Brewer at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 5. The event will be at Weaver Baptist Church.

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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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Conservation funding available through stewardship program

A total of $150 million in funding is available for agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP). The program helps producers voluntarily improve the health and productivity of lands.

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