Mon04232018

Last updateSat, 21 Apr 2018 1pm

Back You are here: Home Features Community

Community

Prayer on the Square set for Sunday

A special call to prayer has been issued to all community members for 7 p.m. Sunday, September 17 on the plaza in downtown Mount Vernon for Prayer on the Square.

Read more: Prayer on the Square set for Sunday

Regatta boat racing

Cameron Bryan, left, and Sullivan Belew, rightLocal Cub Scouts in Pack 271, like Cameron Bryan, left, and Sullivan Belew, right, along with other youth shaped, decorated sails, put together miniature boats, and had fun doing “raingutter regatta” racing on the downtown plaza September 9.

Read more: Regatta boat racing

Prayer on the square planned September 17

The third annual Prayer on the Square event has been set for 7 p.m. on Sunday, September 17 in downtown Mount Vernon.

Read more: Prayer on the square planned September 17

Cheese making

Chef Donna Copeland instructs Beth and Jeb Deal and Marty Graves in the process of making mozzarella cheese.Chef Donna Copeland instructs Beth and Jeb Deal and Marty Graves in the process of making mozzarella cheese. The demonstration was part of the 2nd Saturday on the Square events on September 9.

Read more: Cheese making

Ag groups collecting for storm victims

The Mount Vernon Veterinary Clinic, the Sheriff’s Posse of Franklin County, and local FFA Chapters are teaming up to help provide items to FFA Chapters that have been affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Read more: Ag groups collecting for storm victims

Birthday party

Jim Alford and Gail Love were on hand to help Iris Baumgardener, at right, celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, September 2.Jim Alford and Gail Love were on hand to help Iris Baumgardener, at right, celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, September 2.

Read more: Birthday party

Ross to speak at Alzheimer Support Group meeting

John Ross, an eldercare lawyer from Paris, will be the guest speaker at the Alzheimer Support Group meeting.

Read more: Ross to speak at Alzheimer Support Group meeting

Shooting sports program organizing

The Shooting Sports program of the Franklin County 4-H Chapter will have an organizational meeting with dinner provided at the Hagansport Community Center at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 12.

Read more: Shooting sports program organizing

Sign up tonight for Scouts, come play with Cubs Saturday

Boys ages six to 18 and their parents are invited to come register the boys for the Boy Scouts of America’s scouting program at a rally on Thursday, September 7.

Read more: Sign up tonight for Scouts, come play with Cubs Saturday