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U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors offer big band sound in free concert

U.S. Army Jazz AmbassadorsThe internationally acclaimed Jazz Ambassadors of Washington, D.C. will present a free public performance at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18.

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Mudbug Madness

Jason and Alyssa Burton enjoy a batch of crawfish at the Mudbug Madness event on the square on Saturday, March 8.Jason and Alyssa Burton enjoy a batch of crawfish at the Mudbug Madness event on the square on Saturday, March 8.

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Mudbug Madness, live music Saturday evening downtown

A Mudbug Madness food event and back to back bands for live music will keep things jumping the evening of Saturday, April 8 on the north side of the square in downtown Mount Vernon.

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Elvis is coming to the Alamo Mission

If you are looking for a mouth watering, toe tapping good time, then the Alamo Mission Museum is the place to be.

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Chili cook off, trades day, music planned at Alamo

Members of the Alamo Mission Museum are organizing their 10th annual music festival for Saturday, April 15. Donnie Pyle will be the featured performer with his “Remembering Elivs” show.

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Egg hunt Sunday at Alamo

The Alamo Mission Museum will be the location of an egg hunt and games on Easter Sunday, April 16. Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase a hot dog meal.

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Mudbug Madness tickets available

Tickets are now available for the Mudbug Madness event, set for Saturday, April 8 along Dallas Street, north of the square, in downtown Mount Vernon.

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Kid fish event set, registration begins

Registration for the seventh  annual Franklin County Kids Fish Day has begun. This unique fishing event has been set for Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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FCAA art winners, performers honored at art center

Art teacher Audrey Norman presents Bailey Thomas and Zach Mitchell with the Award of Excellence.Art teacher Audrey Norman presents Bailey Thomas and Zach Mitchell with the Award of Excellence.

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