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FFA Land Judging team

Brandon Williams, McKenna Medders, Savanna Oud, Natalie Oud, Hylke Talsma, Kristopher Siddens, Brady Neal, and their advisor Amy VanceThe Land Judging team placed third at the Area contest on Wednesday, April 8 at Northeast Texas Community College. The team includes Brandon Williams, McKenna Medders, Savanna Oud,

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One-Act Play advances to Area contest

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play earned the right to advance to the Area round in their home auditorium on Friday, April 10. The Area competition will be at

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Tiger band ends year on perfect note

The Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band finished their school year with an unprecedented number of awards and honors.The Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band finished their school year with an unprecedented number of awards and honors. The Tiger Band earned the Grand Sweepstakes award

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FFA Nursery Landscape team

Nursery Landscape team, Brandon Williams, Hylke Talsma, Jessica Minter, and McKay PatrickThe Nursery Landscape team placed second at the Area Contest on Tuesday, April 7 at Texas A&M Commerce. The team includes Brandon Williams, Hylke Talsma, Jessica Minter, and McKay Patrick. Julia Minter was fifth high individual at the contest.

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Renovations begin

Contractors began creating the frame work to extend the east wall of the Mount Vernon ISD band hall.Contractors began creating the frame work to extend the east wall of the Mount Vernon ISD band hall. The band department moved out of their space after Spring Break

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Alexander resignation accepted, food service consultant approved

Members of the Mount Vernon school board accepted the resignation of Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Mike Alexander during their Monday, April 13 meeting.

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FFA brings home three blue ribbons

FFA members stand atop the 35 foot gooseneck  trailer they built and display the prizes they won at the contest.The Mount Vernon FFA brought home three blue ribbons from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Ag Mechanics Contest March 20-22. FFA members stand atop the 35 foot gooseneck

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Dual language program

Shannara Easley reads over literature about Mount Vernon Elementary School’s Dual Language Two Way programShannara Easley reads over literature about Mount Vernon Elementary School’s Dual Language Two Way program during an informational meeting on Thursday, April 2.

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Destination Imagination team headed for state this Saturday

team members are, clockwise, Case Oud,  Mason Lowery, Brian Baird, Kristina King, and Brian Baird.Mount Vernon’s Mid-Level Destination Imagination team is headed for the state competition at Dallas’ Skyline High School on Saturday, April 11. The team earned this honor after competing at the regional event at Mesquite High School on Feb. 28.

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