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Little Creek Park opening a fun event

Little Creek Park reopening ribbon cuttingMembers of the Franklin County Youth Baseball Pee Wee Yankees and Tigers teams attended the ribbon cutting at Little Creek Park along with chamber and park board members.

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Out with the old

Demolition of the old Mount Vernon Cafe buildingDemolition of the old Mount Vernon Cafe building on Hwy. 37 caused varied reactions among passersby.

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Farmers Market on going

Ronnie Miliken purchased a pair of wooden boots from James Rhea at the Farmers MarketRonnie Miliken purchased a pair of wooden boots from James Rhea at the Farmers Market on Saturday, April 6 in downtown Mount Vernon.

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Carolyn Wallace named honorary co-chair for 2013 Relay for Life

Carolyn WallaceCarolyn Wallace has been named as honorary co-chairman for the 2013 Relay for Life.

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Red Hatter Easter

Red Hatter EasterThe Headed to the Top chapter of the Red Hat Society was host for an Easter event on March 16 at First United Methodist Church.

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Annual Key Club Bake-off and auction set at arts center

Aubrey Alexander uses her best smile to raise the bidding for her chocolate chess pie at the annual Key Club Bake Off event as Auctioneer Bobby Elbert watches for bids Aubrey Alexander uses her best smile to raise the bidding for her chocolate chess pie at the annual Key Club Bake Off

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Oud, Brown Rotary Students of the Month

Megan Oud and Daniel BrownMegan Oud and Daniel Brown were selected as the Rotary Students of the Month

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Pied employees

Brookshire’s employees Shayna Floyd, Jennifer Wilkes and Chandni Patel were the “winners” in the store’s recent contest. Brookshire’s employees Shayna Floyd, Jennifer Wilkes and Chandni Patel were the “winners” in the store’s recent contest.

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2013 Day of Prayer captains need to pick up tickets

The 2013 National Day of Prayer Committee met last week and confirmed that the annual luncheon is set for Thursday, May 2

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