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Alamo Mission Museum Halloween young costume winners

Winners in the Alamo’s 10 and under costume contest were sisters Aubrey and Everly Dixon won first place dressed as Cindy Lou Who and the Grinch. Leo Vance was second as a swamp zombie, Easton Beene was third as a baby dinosaur, Bentley Alvarez as Woody was fourth, and Nevin Jaco won fifth as a zombie.Winners in the Alamo’s 10 and under costume contest were sisters Aubrey and Everly Dixon won first place dressed as Cindy Lou Who and the Grinch. Leo Vance was second as a swamp zombie, Easton Beene was third as a baby dinosaur, Bentley Alvarez as Woody was fourth, and Nevin Jaco won fifth as a zombie.

Rotary scholarship dinner Saturday

The Mount Vernon Rotary Club will celebrate its 81st anniversary with a scholarship fund raising gala at 6 p.m. Saturday, November 2.

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Celebrating 50 years

Glenn and Gayla Morris will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversaryGlenn and Gayla Morris will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, October 24, 2019. They were married on October 24, 1969 at Pine Street Baptist Church in Winnsboro.

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Legion begins food collection for holidays

The Mount Vernon American Legion and Auxiliary to Post 243 began their collection of nonperishable food items for the 2019 Christmas For All program Monday, October 28.

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Winfield community homecoming set

The Winfield Community Homecoming will be celebrated at 5 p.m. Saturday, October 26 with a Music and Tamales on Main event at the newly erected gazebo.

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Clinton to be speaker at Rotary

Dr. Ron Clinton, president of  Northeast Texas Community College will be the speaker at the Mount Vernon Rotary Club luncheon meeting Friday, November 1, 2019.

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Alamo celebrates Halloween this week

The 14th annual Halloween celebration at the Alamo Mission Museum will be a four day event from October 23 through 26.

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Shakespeare club meets for luncheon and tour

The members of the Mount  Vernon Shakespeare Club met on Sept. 19, at a Winnsboro restaurant for lunch followed by an afternoon tour of the Arts District.

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Trick-or-Treat at park set

The annual Trick-or-Treat celebration with area businesses has been moved to Little Creek Park and will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 29.

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