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Ken Greer to speak at graduation

Ken GreerKen Greer will serve as the guest speaker at the Mount Vernon High School Commencement Ceremonies at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 29 at Don Meredith Stadium. Mr. Greer has been a resident of Mount Vernon since 1977,

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MVHS 2015 commencement ceremony Friday evening

Zachary Auringer is the valedictorian and Madelyn Cox is the salutatorian for the 2015 graduating class of Mount Vernon High School.Zachary Auringer is the valedictorian and Madelyn Cox is the salutatorian for the 2015 graduating class of Mount Vernon High School. Commencement ceremonies for the 2015 graduating class of Mount Vernon High School will be at 8 p.m Friday, May 29

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Students honored at Rotary Academic Banquet

Scholarship recipients at the Rotary Academic BanquetMore than 350 people packed the main cafeteria at Mount Vernon ISD as scholarships totaling more than $216,000 were awarded at the 30th annual Rotary Academic Banquet on Monday, May 18.

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Retirement reception

Cindy Maxton, John Hicks, Gayla Morris, Marsha Romines, Linda Wood and Lynda BairdCindy Maxton, John Hicks, Gayla Morris, Marsha Romines, Linda Wood and Lynda Baird who are retiring from Mount Vernon ISD were honored with a reception on Monday, May 18.

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Band members to compete at State

A total of 24 members of the Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Marching Band will travel to Austin over Memorial Day weekend to compete at State.

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Discovery day for kids

About 25 Mount Vernon Elementary School students, who are a part of the Lunch Pals program, were introduced to a bit of history and discoveryAbout 25 Mount Vernon Elementary School students, who are a part of the Lunch Pals program, were introduced to a bit of history and discovery with a visit to the historic Business District in Mount Vernon.

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One-Act Play public performance Sunday

Members of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play the cast and crew of will present their State bound play, Of Mice and Men, on Sunday, May 24 at 2 p.m. in the school’s auditorium.

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Carr elected board president

Richard Carr was elected as president of the Mount Vernon School Board of Trustees during their monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 12. Steve Asay was elected vice-president, and Allison Rios

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Greg Carr named as Honorary Chapter Farmer at FFA Banquet

Greg Carr accepts his Honorary Chapter Farmer plaque from FFA officers Emily Phillips and Shalynn Sumrow.Greg Carr accepts his Honorary Chapter Farmer plaque from FFA officers Emily Phillips and Shalynn Sumrow. He received the honor at the annual Mount Vernon FFA Banquet on Tuesday, May 12

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