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Games, food, fun planned at disc golf championships this weekend

More than 170 players will be in Franklin County for the 2018 Amateur World Doubles disc golf championships April 5 through 8.

This is the sixth year for the tournament to be played in Franklin County.The players will be registering in downtown Mount Vernon on Thursday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the Century Room. Higher than usual traffic is expected as the teams travel along Hwy. 37 between the two ranches throughout the weekend. See the April 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald more information.