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NTCC Scholarships

Students from the Mount Vernon area who received scholarships to NTCCNortheast Texas Community College recently had a reception to honor scholarship donors and recipients for the 2013-2014 school year. Students from the Mount Vernon area who received scholarships are front row from left:

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Seven advance after local Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest

Patriot’s Pen District 12 qualifiersSeven junior high students were selected as winners from the local Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest and advanced to the district level. The contest is sponsored annually by the Franklin County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3992.

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Cheer Camp Saturday, October 19

The Mount Vernon ISD Cheer Camp will be Saturday, October 19 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the high school gym. The camp is for girls in kindergarten through sixth grade

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Classes of 1954 and 1955 have reunion

Members of the Mount Vernon High School classes of 1954 and 1955 met from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 at the Texas BBQ Corral for a joint reunion. For a listing of those attending, see the October 24 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

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Class of ‘54 and ‘55 to meet

The Mount Vernon High School Classes of 1954 and 1955 are planning a joint class reunion for Saturday, Oct. 12. The event will be at the Texas Barbecue Corral. For details, see the October 3 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Parents of 2019 to meet

The parents of the Mount Vernon High School Class of 2019 will conduct a meeting at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, October 29 at Dairy Queen. For more information, see the October 17 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Fields of Faith event set October 9

Members of the Mount Vernon Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will be joining thousands of other youth on athletic fields all across America on Wednesday, October 9 to share their Christian faith with fellow students during the eighth annual “Fields of Faith” event.

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Fall Festival planned at school, volunteers and items sought

The Parent Teacher Organization at Mount Vernon ISD is organizing their third annual  Fall Festival at the elementary school. Volunteers and silent auction items are needed for the event. For more information, see the Oct. 17 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Cheer Camp planned for October 19

The annual Cheer Camp at Mount Vernon ISD has been set for Saturday, October 19. The event will be conducted from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the school. The deadline for students to sign-up for the annual camp is Monday, October 7. For more information, see the September 26 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.