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Rain played chicken with Paint Our Town project

Student volunteers help scrape the exterior of a home. Student volunteers help scrape the exterior of a home. Mother Nature played chicken with the plans for the third annual Paint Our Town project according to organizer Daniel Gray of Lowe’s Regional Distribution Center.

The project set for Saturday, May 5 was impacted by the 1.38 inches of rain received last week. See the May 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this story.