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Meeks to lead Tigers, again

Dickey Meeks has been named as the incoming Boys Athletic Director for Mount Vernon High School. His first day will be Friday, May 1 contingent upon the approval of members of the Mount Vernon School Board

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One Act Play

K.C. Lafon, front, and Grayson Pennington act out a scene from this year’s Mount Vernon High School One Act Play Of Mice and MenK.C. Lafon, front, and Grayson Pennington act out a scene from this year’s Mount Vernon High School One Act Play Of Mice and Men that is advancing to the State contest.

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Million word threshold surpassed by 11 students

Students who read more than two million words with teachers Desirae Long and Linda Baird.At the beginning of the school year, the staff at Mount Vernon Intermediate School  (MVIS) challenged their students to read one million words in testable books for the 2014-15 school year.

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Dual language program meeting Tuesday

A second opportunity for parents of incoming Kindergarten age children to learn about the Dual Language Two Way program will be Tuesday, April 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the elementary cafeteria.

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FFA Dairy Judging team

Brady Neal, Savanna Oud, Natalie Oud, and Braden HalleyThe Dairy Judging team placed fourth at the Area Contest on Tuesday, April 7 at Texas A&M Commerce. The team includes Brady Neal, Savanna Oud, Natalie Oud, and Braden Halley.

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Academic UIL team wins District title for third time running

For the third year in a row, the Mount Vernon High School UIL Academic team has won the District title. The group has advanced to the Region II competition at Tyler Junior College April 23-25.

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FFA Land Judging team

Brandon Williams, McKenna Medders, Savanna Oud, Natalie Oud, Hylke Talsma, Kristopher Siddens, Brady Neal, and their advisor Amy VanceThe Land Judging team placed third at the Area contest on Wednesday, April 8 at Northeast Texas Community College. The team includes Brandon Williams, McKenna Medders, Savanna Oud,

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One Act Play is Region bound

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act PlayThe cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play earned the right to advance to the Region II competition set for today, Thursday, April 23.

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One-Act Play advances to Area contest

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play earned the right to advance to the Area round in their home auditorium on Friday, April 10. The Area competition will be at

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