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Talsma Dairy takes top honors at Franklin County Hay Show

David Maxton and Jouwert Talsma presents awards to hay show winners Hendrik Talsma of Talsma Dairy and Auke Plantinga of Pleasant Hill Dairy.The Talsma Dairy earned the top places for their samples in the 2018 Mount Vernon Saltillo Young Farmer Hay Show on Saturday, October 6. The top 20 hay samples were auctioned earning $7,150.

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Hay Show Saturday

The annual Mount Vernon / Saltillo Young Farmer’s Hay Show will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, October 6 at the Young Farmers Livestock Pavilion on FM 115.

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Fitch, Tran are Rotary Students for September

Katelyn Tran , Ryan FitchRyan Fitch and Katelyn Tran were named as the Rotary Students of the Month for September 2018 at Mount Vernon High School.

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Rotary Club sponsors Purple Pinkie Day at middle school

Members of the Mount Vernon Rotary Club will visit Mount Vernon Middle School for a Purple Pinkie Day Friday, October 5 in an effort to eliminate polio worldwide.

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Class of 1978 reunion set

The reunion committee for the Mount Vernon High School Class of 1978 is still looking for contact information for class graduates,

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Class of ‘54 and ‘55 to meet

The Mount Vernon High School classes of 1954 and 1955 are planning a joint class reunion for Saturday, October 13.

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Mount Vernon Cares

Mount Vernon Cares volunteers will be mentoring Mount Vernon ISD students in grades seventh - 12th for the 2018-19 school year A total of 78 Mount Vernon Cares volunteers will be mentoring Mount Vernon ISD students in grades seventh - 12th for the 2018-19 school year at lunch time on Wednesdays.

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Rupe graduates with master of arts degree

Morgan Eatherly Rupe and her border collie RioMorgan Eatherly Rupe recently graduated Suma cum Laude with a master of arts degree in professional counseling from Texas State University.

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Entries being sought for Hay Show

Entries are being accepted for the 2018 Mount Vernon / Saltillo Young Farmers Association Hay Show scheduled for Saturday, October 6.

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