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Marching to City Hall

Marching to City HallApproximately 60 people opposed to allowing alcohol sales within the City of Mount Vernon participated in a march on Saturday, April 27.

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Learning how to fish at Summer Catch

Game Warden Heath Taylor offers a little advice to Anahi Dominguez, age three, at  the third Summer Catch event in Franklin County.Game Warden Heath Taylor offers a little advice to Anahi Dominguez, age three, at  the third Summer Catch event in Franklin County.

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Rotarians host Heros Barbeque to honor Franklin County emergency workers

Heroes barbequeRotarians were the hosts for a Heroes Barbeque on Friday night to honor Franklin County emergency workers.

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Gearing up for Golf Tournament

The committee for the “Get Away and Play” Golf Tournament he committee for the “Get Away and Play” Golf Tournament benefitting Cypress Basin Hospice is in the final planning for the Monday, May 6

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Masons honor Lillie Bush-Reves with Community Builder Award

Lillie Bush-Reves as the recipient of the lodge’s Community Builder Award.Mount Vernon Masonic Lodge #691 named Lillie Bush-Reves as the recipient of the lodge’s Community Builder Award.

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Order of Eastern Star earns $1,600 for scholarships

Linda Walter fills her plate as Rene Aikin and Patricia Cupp make sure the serving line is prepared at the  Eastern Star Fish Fry.The Order of the Eastern Star Chapter #956 in Mount Vernon earned $1,628 for their scholarship fund

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Mustang wins Best of Show at Men of Courage Car event

Mike Crump of New Boston won Best of Show with his 2008 Ford Mustang Roush 427R Stage 3. He also won the top award in his class, the 1970 or newer division of the show.Mike Crump’s 2008 Ford Mustang Roush 427R Stage 3 won the Best of Show award at the Men of Courage Car Show

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Fuller is co-chairmen at Relay for Life

Homer Ree “Red” FullerHomer Ree “Red” Fuller and Carolyn Wallace have been named as honorary co-chairmen for the 2013 Relay for Life.

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Top finishers honored in runs

Participants in the 5K and 10K runs at Tour de Cypress head down the hill Participants in the 5K and 10K runs at Tour de Cypress head down the hill at the beginning of their trek through the countryside.

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