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School board elections Saturday

A total of 887 early voting ballots had been cast in elections for the Mount Vernon Independent School District’s Board of Trustees as of press time Tuesday.

Another 106 by-mail-ballots were requested, with 51 of those already returned after being voted. Election judges and staff are preparing for a busy election day Saturday, May 5. The election day polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. For information about the candidates and polling place locations, see the May 3 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.