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Homecoming Friday, Tigers face Buffaloes

Bradyn Loy, Kara Hollingsworth, Jamie Seawright, Tori Mitchell, Selena Romero, Kristina King, and Braylee BillsHomecoming will be observed during the Mount Vernon Tigers and Lone Oak Buffaloes football game on Friday, September 18.

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Five to be inducted into League of Honor

A group of five former students, two of whom were also employee, of Mount Vernon schools, make up the 2015 class of inductees into the Franklin County League of Honor.

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Attendance at MVISD decreases

Attendance for the first day of school at Mount Vernon ISD decreased by 15 students from the first day of classes last year. Enrollment at each of the other area school districts increased,

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Homecoming Parade Monday

The annual Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally in downtown Mount Vernon has been scheduled for Monday, September 14. The parade will start at 6:30 p.m. and will travel from Hill St.,

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Meet the Tigers

Tiger Cheerleaders performed several stunts for the crowd at the annual Meet the Tiger eventTiger Cheerleaders performed several stunts for the crowd at the annual Meet the Tiger event on Saturday, August 22 in the Mall area on the main campus for Mount Vernon ISD.

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Cannaday accepts position of school resource officer

Max CannadayMax Cannaday has accepted the position of school resource officer (SRO) and police chief for Mount Vernon ISD. He plans to begin his new duties September 14 pending completion

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Getting ready for Kindergarten

Kindergarten teacher Traci Stuart greets Jackson Joyner, son of Cody and Anna Joyner, during the Meet the Teacher event Kindergarten teacher Traci Stuart greets Jackson Joyner, son of Cody and Anna Joyner, during the Meet the Teacher event in the Mount Vernon ISD Elementary Building, Wednesday, August 19, 2015.

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School board retains tax rate, raises expenses, adopts deficit budget

Faced with expenses growing faster than revenues, members of the Mount Vernon ISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to not raise the tax rate for Franklin County citizens in a special called

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Board to hear tax rate comments

The Mount Vernon ISD School Board will conduct a public hearing on Monday, August 31 at 5:45 p.m. in the school’s administration building. The meeting its to hear public comments about the 2015-2016 school year’s proposed tax rate.

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