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Pleasant Mountain Boys coming to Calvary Baptist

The Pleasant Mountain Boys will be in concert Saturday, October 6 at Calvary Baptist Temple. Singing begins at 6:30 p.m., with fellowship to follow.

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Registration now open for 42 Tournament

Advanced registration for  the 31st annual CountryFest 42 Tournament, on Saturday, October 13, is now underway at any of the bank’s four locations untill no later than 5 p.m. Friday, October 12.

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Discover Beethoven’s genius in the Concerto #4 in G minor

pianist Evan Mitchell, Ludwig von BeethovenRelive the birth of Ludwig von Beethoven’s unconventional break-through Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, September, 22, in the Mount Vernon Music Hall.

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Reception to open Byars exhibit

A reception will kick off a show at the Franklin County Arts Alliance’s Gallery On Main at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, September 29.

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Auction items varied

Fun and serious bidders were attracted to both the silent and live auction itemsFun and serious bidders were attracted to both the silent and live auction items at Mount Vernon Music (MVM)’s Gala last Saturday evening at The Loft.

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Teen short story writing contest opened to students

A teen only short story contest is now open for submissions with no entry fee. The contest, sponsored by the Northeast Texas Writers Organization, will close November 1, 2018.

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Kids rodeo, adult fun events planned Labor Day weekend

People of all ages will find entertainment during the Sheriff’s Posse of Franklin County Labor Day Weekend Rodeo set for Saturday and Sunday, September 1 and 2, in Mount Vernon.

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Johnny Salvesen to perform at First Methodist Church

Johnny SalvesenRenowned soloist Johnny Salvesen will perform a variety of music, from spiritual to show tunes to opera, in a performance at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, in the sanctuary at First United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon.

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Mosaic glass classes forming

The Franklin County Arts Alliance is offering two beginner mosaic glass classes at their new Gallery On Main.

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