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Kid fish event Saturday

The eighth annual Franklin County Kids Fish Day will be Saturday, April 27 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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Winnsboro sailor serves in the Atlantic

Chief Quartermaster William MaggardChief Quartermaster William Maggard, from Winnsboro, Tex., gauges the distance between ships with a stadimeter during a replenishment-at-sea in the Atlantic Ocean on April 9, 2019.

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Eastern Star fish fry set

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 27 at the Mount Vernon Lodge Hall on the I-30 Access Rd.

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Young Eagles rally slated for area youth

Area young people ages 8 to17 will have a chance to take to the skies as the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1094 and Chapter 1475 conduct a Young Eagles Flight Rally at the Sulphur Springs Municipal Airport.

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Kid fish event set for April 27

The Franklin County Kids Fish Day has been set from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27.
This is an unique fishing event, created to provide a hands-on fishing experience for children ages three to 16 years old.

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Craft class at library

Tina Carter and Sarah Guthrie paint small clay pots in preparation of assembling a wreath during a craft class at the Franklin County Library.Tina Carter and Sarah Guthrie paint small clay pots in preparation of assembling a wreath during a craft class at the Franklin County Library.

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Banks-Barton reunion Sunday, April 21

The annual Banks-Barton family reunion will be Sunday, April 21 at the Hagansport Community Center at the crossroads of Hwy. 37 and Hwy. 71.

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Career workshop at library April 24

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas will be at the Franklin County Library on Wednesday, Feb. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for a career and employment workshop. The free workshop will give instruction on creating an effective resume and how to prepare for and be more confident during an interview.

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Fraternity visits Meredith exhibit

Members of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity from Southern Methodist University visited Mount Vernon Thursday, April 4.Members of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity from Southern Methodist University visited Mount Vernon Thursday, April 4.

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