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Senior class members entertain at annual slide show

Poster winners at the Senior Slide ShowThe 33rd annual Senior Slide Show sponsored by the First National Bank of Mount Vernon entertained more than 250 people in the Recreational Outreach Center at the First Baptist Church on Tuesday, May 28.

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Junior high top ten

The top ten students with the highest grade point averages for the 2014-15 eighth grade class are, front row, Katelyn Tran, Brian Baird, Heather Brown, Savannah Finigan, Ryan Fitch, back row, Harley Anderson, Annie Coffey, Sydney Sanders, Riley Hughes, and Kason Pletcher.The top ten students with the highest grade point averages for the 2014-15 eighth grade class are, front row, Katelyn Tran, Brian Baird, Heather Brown, Savannah Finigan, Ryan Fitch, back row, Harley Anderson, Annie Coffey, Sydney Sanders, Riley Hughes, and Kason Pletcher.

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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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Wartenbee, Shelby take top honors at Saltillo High School

Saltillo High School graduating class of 2015Monika Wartenbee will graduate as valedictorian and Moresa Shelby will graduate as salutatorian of the Saltillo High School class of 2015 in ceremonies on Friday, May 29 at 7 p.m.

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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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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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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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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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