- Category: Community
- Published on 31 July 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Free ice cold watermelon will be served to the public beginning at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1 on the square in Mount Vernon. The event is sponsored by the Franklin County Library in observance of National Watermelon Day.
See the July 31 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details about the history of watermelons.