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Purley VFD plans Open House

The Purley Volunteer Fire Department has planned an Open House - fund raising event for Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be a bounce house for the kids, pictures with the trucks and hot dogs for everyone.

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AARP to meet April 22

The Franklin County American Association of Retired Persons Chapter 3703 will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22 at the Senior Citizens Center.

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Mmmmmmm good

Gable Scott licks her lips in anticipation of diving into a piece of cake at the annual Key Club Bake Off.Gable Scott licks her lips in anticipation of diving into a piece of cake at the annual Key Club Bake Off. Twenty four entries was made in the contest. Between auction complete desserts and selling slices, the group raised approximately $2,400 to benefit the NETO home delivered meals program.

Eastern Star fish fry set

Members of the Mount Vernon Order of the Eastern Star will be hosts for a fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Mount Vernon Lodge Hall on the I-30 Access Rd.

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Arbor Day event planned

A celebration of Texas Arbor Day this year will be conducted on the plaza in downtown Mount Vernon. The event will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, April 25. There will be a brief program and tree planting ceremony.

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Aggie Muster offers attendees chance to support scholarships

The Texas Aggie Muster in Franklin County will begin with a dinner at 6 p.m. Monday, April 21.

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MOM meeting Thursday, April 17

The MOM (Ministering Our Military) Support group will have their monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 17. The meeting will be in the home of Kellye Cooper at 504 Greenhill Park Ave

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Barton and Banks reunion Sunday

Members of the Barton and Banks families will gather at the Hagansport Community Center on Sunday, April 20, for their annual reunion.

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Get prepared for Easter in the Park

Parents should be getting prepared for the annual Easter in the Park event to begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19 at Little Creek Park. The annual event will include the Easter Parade, games, sack races, and of course the egg hunt.

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