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Book signing

Michele Chitsey, at right, signs copies of her new book “The John 3:16 Messengers” Saturday, October 6 for Lou Daniel, Joy Stone, and Paul Holter at The County Seat.Michele Chitsey, at right, signs copies of her new book “The John 3:16 Messengers” Saturday, October 6 for Lou Daniel, Joy Stone, and Paul Holter at The County Seat.

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Exhibit opening

Hal and Georgia Gibson study a painting by Kristine Byars at the Gallery on MainHal and Georgia Gibson study a painting by Kristine Byars at the Gallery on Main during the opening night of an exhibit of 30 of her paintings.

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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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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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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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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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