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Talco Cemetery Decoration Day set

The Talco Cemetery Association will sponsor the fourth annual decoration day and benefit on November 11, 2017.

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Coloring contest

The picture of his hero depicts his grandfather, the late Randy Smith, flying a helicopter in VietnamKason Smith won a coloring contest as part of Brookshire’s Heroes Run contest with this drawing. The picture of his hero depicts his grandfather, the late Randy Smith, flying a helicopter in Vietnam, and won the kindergarten through second grade division.

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Ezekiel Airship will be program topic

The stories surrounding the Ezekiel Airship will be the program for the Franklin County Historical Association’s bi-monthly members meeting Monday, November 6.

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Call to avoid delays in blood donation

Area residents are asked to help save lives by giving blood.

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Miller presents Birth of the Modern Age

Bette Miller presented a program on Martin Luther and the Birth of the Modern Age at the Thursday, October 19, meeting of the Shakespeare Club at the home of Carol Ann Scott.

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Alamo Halloween party well attended

Summer Morgan and Kaydence Brock were the winners in the kindergarten and under costume contest.The Alamo Mission Museum’s 12th annual Halloween Party was deemed a success with several hundred people enjoying games, food, a haunted house and hayrides on Saturday, October 28.

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Fall Festival

Marisa Bankhead and Zoey Easley play a game of pumpkin tic-tac-toe while they enjoy hot dogs at the Fall Festival at the First United Methodist ChurchMarisa Bankhead and Zoey Easley play a game of pumpkin tic-tac-toe while they enjoy hot dogs at the Fall Festival at the First United Methodist Church on Saturday, October 28.

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Farr to be guest speaker at Wood County Beekeepers meeting

Roger Farr, Texas Master Beekeeper and District Director for the Texas Beekeepers’ Association, will speak about how to raise new queen bees at the monthly meeting of the Wood County Beekeepers’ Association.on Tuesday, November 7. See the November 2 edition of the Mount Vernon to learn more about this speaker and meeting

Seventh annual Veterans Appreciation program set

There will be a recognition of local area veterans in the Rose Mary Jennings Hall of the First United Methodist Church’s Family Life Center at 3 p.m. Saturday, November 11.

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