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Ribbon Cutting

Members of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon cutting at Showroom Detail with new owner Tevin GadlinMembers of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon cutting at Showroom Detail with new owner Tevin Gadlin on Main St. on Thursday, April 13.

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Eastern Star fish fry set for April 29

Members of the Mount Vernon Order of the Eastern Star will be hosts for a fish fry from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 29 at the Mount Vernon Lodge Hall on the I-30 Access Rd.

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Relay for Life set Friday

The annual Franklin-Wood County American Cancer Society Relay for Life will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, April 21.

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Hohenberger honored with Masonic award

Cade Hohenberger was recently honored with the Community Builder Award from the Mount Vernon Masonic LodgeCade Hohenberger was recently honored with the Community Builder Award from the Mount Vernon Masonic Lodge. It was presented by Lodge Master Kenneth Cupp.

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Regional water group needs members

Nominations are being sought to fill eight positions on the North East Texas Regional Water Planning Group serving the 19 counties in north east Texas including Franklin, Titus, Red River, Hopkins and Wood counties with terms starting in September 2017.

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Realtors receive awards at luncheon

Coldwell Banker Lakehaven, Realtors award recipients are Pam Swanner, Kermit Ferrell - owner, Cristy Orr, Linda Caster, David Taylor and Debra Vann.Annual awards for production and achievements in 2016 were presented by Coldwell Banker Lakehaven, Realtors during a recent luncheon

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Master Gardners’ Expo announced

The Cypress Basin Master Gardeners will have its eighth annual Plant Sale and Gardening Expo from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on May 6,

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Kid fish event Saturday

The seventh annual Franklin County Kids Fish Day will be Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free event will be at Jordan’s Blueberry Farm off Hwy. 37 south of Mount Vernon.

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Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 20, at the Franklin County Library on the square.

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