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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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Key Club donates medical equipment to Sports Complex

Mount Vernon Key Club past president Frankie Cooper presents an automatic emergency defibrillator to Sports Complex Manager Zach Jaggers.Mount Vernon Key Club past president Frankie Cooper presents an automatic emergency defibrillator to Sports Complex Manager Zach Jaggers.

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Deadlines near for rural and ag energy projects

USDA is seeking applications to provide assistance to agricultural producers and rural small businesses for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects.

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Kids ride free in Rotary’s 2013 Annual Tour de Cypress

Kids age 12 and under can ride free in the Tour de Cypress Bike Ride and Tour slated for Saturday, April 20.

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Heroes eligible for door prizes at BBQ

Franklin County emergency workers and their families will be honored with a cookout the evening before the Tour de Cypress Bike Ride and Run.

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Descendants sought for Emerson Cemetery

The descendants of those buried at the long forgotten Emerson Cemetery in Titus County are being sought.

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Locals honored by DAR

Emily Lawrence receives Good Citizen AwardEmily Lawrence and Alicia Cantrell, both of Mount Vernon, received awards from the Daughters of the American Revolution

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Park reopening celebration Saturday

A grand reopening at Mount Vernon’s Little Creek Park is planned from 9 a.m. to around 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13. The whole community is invited.

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Mount Vernon Bass Club forming

A Mount Vernon Bass Club is forming and is looking for members.

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