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Food collections, sign-ups continue

The collection of non-perishable food items for the 2017 Christmas for All Food Baskets continues through the first week in December.

Members of Cub Scout Pack 271 will be soliciting donations at the local Brookshire’s Food Store Saturday, November 11. The Mount Vernon American Legion Post 243 will begin the third week of their Bingo for Food program next week. For more information, see the Nov. 9 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.