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Rotary Scholarship dinner set, proceeds to support students

The Mount Vernon Rotary Club’s annual scholarship dinner will be Saturday, November 5. Proceeds from the event support the club’s motivational scholarship program.

This is the fifth year for this event, and the doors will open for the silent auction at 6 p.m. in the Rose Mary Jennings Hall of the First United Methodist Church on Hwy. 37. The dinner and program will begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information about this dinner and students it supports, see the October 26 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.