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Miki the Monkey to perform Friday

Miki the Monkey is set to visit the Franklin County Library as a part of the Summer Enrichment Program at 2 p.m. Friday, June 27. The program will be in the gym at the First Baptist Church.

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Annual Turtle Derby planned

The eighth annual Turtle Derby has been set for Saturday, July 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Alamo Mission Museum. A variety of awards will be presented in conjunction with the Turtle Derby events.

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Liberty Cemetery Decoration Day set

The annual Decoration Day services at the Liberty Cemetery will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 22. The event will begin with a business meeting followed by a program presented by David Dotson of Purley.

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Daughters of the American Revolution install officers

eft to right, are Registrar Linda Cady, Treasurer Mavis Brush, Recording Secretary Jean Hooker, Vice Regent Mary Jane Cannon, and Regent Pam Hill,New officers for the Martha Laird Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution were installed at their May luncheon meeting at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Mount Pleasant.

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Alzheimer support group to meet

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 19 at the Franklin County Library on the square.

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Noah, Sophia top baby name list

Noah and Sophia were America’s top baby names for 2013 according to the Social Security Agency. This is the first time for Noah to top the boys list and the first new name at number one since 1960.

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Benefit concert planned

A benefit “Gospel Explosion” to defray medical expenses for Tina Chandler Mitchell has been planned for 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 21 at Meadowpark Baptist Church on Hwy. 37.

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Military, family support group meets Thursday, June 19

MOM (Ministering Our Military) Support group will have their monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 19. The meeting will be at the Gaddis home at 504 Greenhill Park Ave., Mount Pleasant.

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Brown to speak at genealogy meeting

The monthly meeting of the Franklin County Genealogy Society will be at 7 p.m. Monday, June 16. Phyllis Brown will be presenting the program. Last year, she presented the first in a series about the kings and queens of England beginning with William the Conqueror.

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