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Titus Regional expands primary care access

Dr. Silver Sisneros, a board certified Internist, has joined the Internal Medicine Associates at Titus Regional Medical Center. The focus of internal medicine is the diagnosis and management

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Easter hams to be sold by fire department

Volunteers with the Mount Vernon Fire Department will be selling smoked hams as a fund raiser this Saturday. They will be set up in the Brookshire’s parking lot from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 19.

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Steve O’s, Fleming building projects ok, proceed to council

A business recruitment incentive package for Steve-O’s Pizza and Pub and an Existing Business Structure Assistance grant for the old Fleming Building, home for the new restaurant,

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Poor Boys seek buying teammates

Members are being sought for the Poor Boys buying team to purchase livestock at the annual Mount Vernon - Saltillo FFA and 4-H Project Show on Saturday, April 2

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Friends of Scouting campaign underway

The 2016 Friends of Scouting campaign is underway in Franklin County, according to Hershal Kelley, District Executive for the White Oak District of Boy Scouts of America.

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Lowe’s Heroes to lead “Paint our Town”

The initial planning meeting for the “Paint Our Town” project took place on Monday, March 7 with a total of 17 people in attendance. The committee is made up of representatives from area churches and clubs, city and county government, and local businesses.

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Hohenberger, Kaufman named Paul Harris Fellows

Cade Hohenberger and John Kaufman were honored at the Friday, March 4 meeting of the Mount Vernon Rotary Club by being named as Paul Harris Fellows,Cade Hohenberger and John Kaufman were honored at the Friday, March 4 meeting of the Mount Vernon Rotary Club by being named as Paul Harris Fellows, one of the most prestigious recognition's of Rotary International.

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FCHA, Main Street, chamber prepare for Bankhead Centennial

The first round of  events in the 100th anniversary celebration of the opening of the Bankhead Highway will be April 21-23 in Franklin County. Joint committees with the Franklin County Historical Association,

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Easter hams to be sold by fire department

Easter is early this year, and volunteers with the Mount Vernon Fire Department are selling smoked hams as a fund raiser. The pricing is the same as previous years at $30 per ham.

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