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Van Dieden wins broiler show

Anthony Van Dieden showed the Grand Champion Broilers,Anthony Van Dieden and Marcus Siddens showed the Grand Champion  and Reserve Champion Broilers, respectively, at the Mount Vernon/Saltillo FFA and 4-H Project Show on Saturday, April 1.

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Colorguard wins National Title

Mount Vernon High School (MVHS) ColorguardThe Mount Vernon High School (MVHS) Colorguard won first place in the High School Rifle Team Division and was awarded a Winner’s Cup Circle Award at the Marching Auxiliaries annual National Championship on March 25 at the Fort Worth Convention Center.

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Tickets available for scholarship dinner

Tickets are available for the sixth annual Kerry Garmon Memorial Scholarship Dinner and Auction to take place at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 8 at the Saltillo gym.

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Horticulture class plant sale Saturday

The horticulture class at Mount Vernon High School will have their annual plant sale on Saturday, April 8.

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Retired teachers

Franklin County Family Health Center provided a luncheon to members of the Franklin County Retired Educators groupFranklin County Family Health Center provided a luncheon to members of the Franklin County Retired Educators group on Tuesday, March 21. Dr. Jean Latortue discussed health issues with the group.

Hylke Talsma shows top Ag Mechanics project

Competitors at the 2017 annual Mount Vernon/Saltillo FFA and 4-H Project Show on Saturday, April 1.Hylke Talsma, son of Hendrik and Jantsje Talsma, showed the first place project at the annual Mount Vernon/Saltillo FFA and 4-H Project Show on Saturday, April 1.

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Horticulture class plant sale set

The horticulture class at Mount Vernon High School has planned their annual plant sale for Saturday, April 8.

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Circling the chickens

Broiler judge Bennie Whitworth had the exhibitors of the top four broiler pens form a circle around him to help decide in which order they should be placed.Broiler judge Bennie Whitworth had the exhibitors of the top four broiler pens form a circle around him to help decide in which order they should be placed.

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A&M-Commerce celebrates century of educating

Texas A&M University-Commerce welcomed dignitaries, friends and alumni to campus recently to celebrate the University’s 100th anniversary as a state institution.Texas A&M University-Commerce welcomed dignitaries, friends and alumni to campus recently to celebrate the University’s 100th anniversary as a state institution.

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