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Wine in the Pines October 26 and 27

Wine in the Pines display booth Plans are in the final stages for the 2012 Wine in the Pines Event. It is set from 5-9 p.m. Friday night, Oct. 26 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 on the downtown Mount Vernon plaza.

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Creative Film Competition sponsored locally

The Franklin County Arts Alliance is sponsoring the Creative Film and Visual Competition 2012.

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Yard of the Month - September 2012

September Yard of the MonthThe Franklin County Chamber of Commerce recently recognized David and Nora Hall’s residence on Holbrook St. as the winner of the September Yard of the Month award.

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Evetts, Bigony, Boren win art recognition

Three local area artist’s work was chosen to be featured in the Southwest Watercolor Society’s 49th annual Membership Exhibit.

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‘See You at the Pole’ Wednesday, Sept. 26

The annual See You at the Pole prayer service in Franklin County will be conducted at the Mount Vernon ISD flagpole

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Halloween events planned

The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce will conduct their Merchant’s Halloween Dress-up and Window Decoration contests

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CountryFest Car Show gears up

The 15th Annual Mount Vernon CountryFest Car Show is set to be conducted Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Investigating the trucks

Kenneth Dyer helps Landry Harper spray water from a fire hoseThe preschool age children from This Little Light Learning Center were given an opportunity to view the Mount Vernon Volunteer Fire Department’s trucks on Tuesday, Oct. 2.

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Art auction nets more than $1,000

Nancy Miller and Jeannie Pamplin display a turtle  box during the arts alliance jewelry project auction.Nancy Miller and Jeannie Pamplin display a turtle box during the arts alliance jewelry project auction.

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