Savannah Ingram of Mount Vernon was recently selected to participate in the Nationals’ 2009 Miss Junior Teen Dallas Pageant on Oct. 25.
The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce will conduct their Merchant’s Halloween Dress-up and Window Decoration contests as well as the 2009 Trick-or-Treat Around the Square on Friday, Oct. 30. For more details, see the special CountryFest section in the Oct. 8 edition of the Optic-Herald.
John Stone, Mary Bolin, and Martin Bell competed in the Misster American Legion Pageant. The Sons of the American Legion raised $3,225 for Durrell Stevens at the benefit conducted at the American Legion Post 243 on Saturday, Oct. 3. See the Oct. 8 edition of the Optic-Herald for more information about the event.