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Franklin Follies

Cade Hohenberger, Betsy Gekiere, and Cody RushingCade Hohenberger, Betsy Gekiere, and Cody Rushing played the main characters of a radio program as part of the 2018 production of the Franklin Follies. Approximately 200 people gathering in the Mount Vernon ISD auditorium Saturday, November 10 for the annual variety show.

Miss, Mr. Merry Christmas pageant titles awarded

Miss Merry Christmas royaltyTitles were awarded in the third annual Merry Christmas Pageant to eight Miss and one Mister contestants by the Community Events Committee on Saturday, November 10.

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Franklin Follies taking shape

Members of the Franklin Follies production of “When Radio Was” are studying their lines and polishing their acts for their final curtain call.

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Fall Festival

Alyssa Lueckemeyer receives help at the fishing game from Madelyn Easley during the First United Methodist Church’s  second annual Fall Festival.Alyssa Lueckemeyer receives help at the fishing game from Madelyn Easley during the First United Methodist Church’s  second annual Fall Festival.

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Alamo Halloween party well attended

Jordynn Grotsky, Joseph Dancer, Connor Grotsky, and Monique Reeves won the older kids costume contesJordynn Grotsky, Joseph Dancer, Connor Grotsky, and Monique Reeves won the older kids costume contest at the Alamo Mission Museum’s 13th annual Halloween Party Saturday, October 27.

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When Radio Was debuts Saturday

The curtain will part for the When Radio Was production presented by the Franklin Follies at 7 p.m. Saturday, November 10, in the Mount Vernon ISD auditorium.

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Perfect weather, large crowd help make wine festival a success

A representative from the Los Pinos winery serves  visitors at the 2018 Mount Vernon Food & Wine Festival.Perfect weather for the Mount Vernon Food & Wine Festival made the ninth festival a success for the sponsoring Mount Vernon Main Street Alliance and Friends of Mount Vernon Main Street.

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Christmas Pageant Saturday

It is not too late to register for the Miss and Mister Merry Christmas Pageant on Saturday, November 10, at the First United Methodist Church.

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Franklin Follies begin rehearsals

Rehearsals for the upcoming Franklin Follies, “When Radio Was,” production will begin Monday, October 22 and there are still positions available for the hidden thespians in the community.

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