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Legion to honor veterans with fish fry

Members of the American Legion Post 243 will be honoring veterans with a free fried fish dinner at 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 24.

As part of the celebration, the Legion riders will escort a bus of patients from the Veterans Affairs hospital in Bonham through Mount Vernon. For more about this event, see the September 21 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.