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Lindley to be inducted into school’s League of Honor

Colonel Joseph Haskall LindleyColonel Joseph Haskall Lindley will be posthumously inducted into the Franklin County Schools League of Honor during halftime ceremonies of the Mount Vernon vs Hooks football game on Friday, September 15.

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School collecting for flooded district

Mount Vernon ISD is collecting school supplies and toiletry items for Hurricane Harvey relief. The Hull-Daisetta ISD was devastated by Hurricane Harvey.

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Attendance at MVISD decreases from last year

Attendance for the first day of school at Mount Vernon ISD decreased by 15 students from the first day of classes last year.

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Resignation accepted, replacement appointed, charges dropped

Buffy HymerMembers of the Mount Vernon School Board officially accepted the resignation of member Mellisa Dunavant during a special called meeting at noon on Monday, August 28.

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Dunavant resigns from school board

During a tearful reading of a prepared statement, Mellisa Dunavant resigned her position from the Mount Vernon ISD Board of Trustees during their meeting on Monday, August 21.

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Saltillo ISD welcomes five new teachers

Five teachers are joining the staff at Saltillo ISD for the 2017-18 school year.

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First day of school

Daeybreana Timmons, the daughter of Jermekie and Bill King, was excited about the first day of school and went straight to her cubby to hang up her backpackDaeybreana Timmons, the daughter of Jermekie and Bill King, was excited about the first day of school and went straight to her cubby to hang up her backpack in the pre-kindergarten classroom of Jenny Grolemund.

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MVISD tax rate set 2c higher

The Mount Vernon School Board adopted a total tax ordinance of $1.2889 for 2017 during their regular monthly meeting on Monday, August 21.

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Eclipse gazing

Mount Vernon High School students Anthony Van Dieden, Bryce Crow, Cameron Woods and Kaden Proffitt wear protective glasses provided by Principal Jason Glover to view the eclipseMount Vernon High School students Anthony Van Dieden, Bryce Crow, Cameron Woods and Kaden Proffitt wear protective glasses provided by Principal Jason Glover to view the eclipse on Monday, August 21.

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