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Graf signs to pole vault for Texas A&M - Commerce

Mount Vernon High School senior Jake Graf signed a letter of intent on Wednesday, May 24Mount Vernon High School senior Jake Graf signed a letter of intent on Wednesday, May 24 to compete in the pole vault for Texas A&M University in Commerce.

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Graduation ceremonies

Members of the 2017 Mount Vernon High School senior class toss their hats into the air at the end of commencement exercises at Meredith Stadium on Friday, May 26.Members of the 2017 Mount Vernon High School senior class toss their hats into the air at the end of commencement exercises at Meredith Stadium on Friday, May 26.

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Johnson, Branom earn high honors at Sulphur Bluff Junior High

Shane Johnson and Brandon Branom will graduate as valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively at the Sulphur Bluff Junior High Advancement ceremonies.

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Scholarships totaling $357,000 awarded to 2017 seniors

Senior students at Mount Vernon High School received $357,136 in scholarship money at various banquets and special events earlier this month at school.

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Students inducted into honor society

The Mount Vernon Junior High National Honor Society inducted 38 seventh grade students during a ceremony on Thursday, May 11.

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Retiring staff

left to right, Bonnie Redfearn, Lisa Taylor, Tanya Eckstein, Richard Eckstein, Samantha Newby, Tina Carter, and Kristy LynchTeachers and staff retiring from Mount Vernon ISD were honored with a reception in the high school media center on Thursday, May 18.

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Line in the sand in officer election, $36,000 extra for football approved

Brook Bussell, Mellisa Dunavant, and Josh Jordan were sworn into their three year termsIt was a busy first meeting as the newly elected Mount Vernon ISD school board members on Tuesday, May 16 and there was a definite “line in the sand” when it came time to elect officers for the next year.

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Rios, Olayo are Saltillo Junior High valedictorian, salutatorian

2017 Saltillo Junior High Candidates for AdvancementKimmy Rios and Edi Olayo were selected as Saltillo Junior High valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively. The Saltillo Junior High Advancement Ceremonies.

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MVISD employees honored

MVISD employees honored with service awardsEmployees at Mount Vernon ISD were honored for their years of service at the school’s annual Employee Awards Banquet on Monday, May 22 in the district’s main cafeteria.

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