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Saltillo FCCLA earns award for membership growth

Saltillo FCCLA membersThe Saltillo Family, Career, and Community, Leaders of America organization (FCCLA) received an award for having the Largest Chapter Increase in the 1A division for 2019 in the State of Texas for Region III.

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Students bring home bling from Skills USA competition

Members of the Mount Vernon High School Skills USA teamMount Vernon High School students collected lots of bling at the Skills USA competition in Waco February 7 to 9 at Texas State Technical College.

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Band students receive scholarship offers from University of Arkansas

Cole Burling, Kyle Mosley, Jerrod PittsKyle Mosley, Jerrod Pitts, and Cole Burling received scholarship offers last week totaling $200,000 from the University of Arkansas at Monticello while they were at the Four States Honor Band Convention.

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Sulphur Bluff Beta Club receives National awards

Sulphur Bluff Beta ClubThe Sulphur Bluff Beta Club received the 2018-2019 National Beta Club School of Distinction award, as well as the National Beta Club School of Merit Award.

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Mount Vernon High School cheerleaders win third at State

Mount Vernon High School cheerleadersFor the fourth year in a row, the Mount Vernon High School cheerleaders won medals at the State UIL championship in the Game Day Cheer competition.

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Flu closes MVISD campuses

Mount Vernon ISD closed its campuses Thursday and Friday, February 7-8 due to the flu virus causing poor attendance.

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All State Band

Karen AlonsoKaren Alonso was chosen as the only Alto Saxophone from the area to advance to the All-State Concert Band.

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Local students selected for 2019 All-State Band

Karen Alonso, Cole Burling, Jerrod PittsThree Mount Vernon High School band students have been selected to participate in the 2019 All-State Band.

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School board awards door access control system contract

Members of the Mount Vernon ISD Board of Trustees awarded a $41,150 contract to KLC Video Security to replace the door access control system for the district.

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