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Book launch party

James and Debbie Murphy accept a copy of Montgomery House signed by author Katie HamiltonJames and Debbie Murphy accept a copy of Montgomery House signed by author Katie Hamilton.

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MMV Pageant Friday, Saturday

Contestants in the Miss, Junior Miss, and Young Miss divisions of the Miss Mount Vernon PageantThe 49th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant has attracted 41 girls seeking claim to six division titles in two nights of competition starting at 6:30 p.m.

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Theatre class

Sadie Hamrick and Emmi Jordan put the finishing touches onto a costume they made from newspapers for Kaleigh Copeland to model.Sadie Hamrick and Emmi Jordan put the finishing touches onto a costume they made from newspapers for Kaleigh Copeland to model.

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Harvest on Main dinner tickets now on sale

Tickets for the Harvest on Main dinner, set for Friday, Oct. 27, are now on sale to the general public after a “brisk response” from last year’s attendees in a special VIP offering.

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Practice begins Monday for Miss Mount Vernon Pageant

Practices for the 49th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant will begin Monday, July 31 and will continue nightly for two weeks.

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Pageant tickets on sale now

Miss Mount Vernon contestants in the Tiny, Little, and Petite divisions.The 49th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant has attracted 41 contestants, according to Heather Bales, event coordinator for the sponsoring Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

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Whatley Center season tickets on sale until August 1

Northeast Texas Community College is gearing up for its 26th year as the entertainment hub of the area.

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Launch party set for Hamilton’s new book

A book release launch party to celebrate the newest novel written by Katharine E. Hamilton will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, August 4 at the Franklin County Library.

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Gravity art

Brianna Smith, age 11, dribbles paint across a canvas and lets gravity pull it down the page to create a piece of art.Brianna Smith, age 11, dribbles paint across a canvas and lets gravity pull it down the page to create a piece of art.

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