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Junior High football camp starts July 30

A free football camp for Mount Vernon incoming seventh through ninth grade students will be July 30 through August 1.

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All-State softball

Michayla Deleon, Heather BrownPitcher Michayla Deleon, at right, and centerfielder Heather Brown, were both named to the 2018 Texas Sports Writers Association All-State Honorable Mention softball team.

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Evans signs with Hardin Simmons University

Kevi Evans signed a letter of intent to play football for Hardin Simmons University.Kevi Evans signed a letter of intent to play football for Hardin Simmons University. The scholarship will provide approximately $37,000 each year.

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Volleyball practice starts Wednesday, Aug. 1

Two a day practices for the Lady Tiger volleyball players will begin on Wednesday, August 1 at 8 a.m. in the High School Gym.

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Collvins, Evans named to First Team All-District

Carson Collvins and Kevi EvansSenior Kevi Evans and junior Carson Collvins were named to the First Team All-District for 13-3A for the 2018 season.

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Ring time

Members of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team display their State Championship rings. Members of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team display their State Championship rings. The ladies and coaches received their rings during a ceremony on Thursday, May 24.

Evans claims silver medal at UIL State track meet

Kevi Evans, a senior at Mount Vernon High School, claimed the silver medal for a second place finish in the 400 meter dash in the 3A boys division at the UIL State track meetKevi Evans, a senior at Mount Vernon High School, claimed the silver medal for a second place finish in the 400 meter dash in the 3A boys division at the UIL State track meet in Austin on Friday, May 11.

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Bass team finishes fifth in State

Bass Fishing team members, front row, Will Gamblin, Lee Reeves, Landon Wallace, back row, Brent Baird, Tyler Cooper, and Kaden Proffitt.The Franklin County High School Bass Fishing team placed fifth overall out of 105 schools at the State Championship tournament.

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Fountain, Keys named top athletes for 2017-18

All Sports Banquet award recipientsJakayda Fountain and Rylee Keys were named as the top female athletes for 2017-2018 at the All Sports Banquet for Mount Vernon High School on Monday, May 7, with approximately 275 people in attendance.

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