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Heroes eligible for door prizes at BBQ

Franklin County emergency workers and their families will be honored with a cookout the evening before the Tour de Cypress Bike Ride.

Emergency personnel attending the April 20 Heroes Barbecue will be eligible for a variety of door prizes this year. Members of the Mount Vernon Rotary Club will be hosts for the barbecue, which will begin at 6 p.m. For more information, see the April 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.