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Blood donors honor veterans

The blood drive sponsored by the church of Christ on Saturday, November 7 was successful with 22 units of blood donated, plus another five people who were unable to donate.

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100th Birthday celebration

Noline Long visits at her 100th birthday celebration on Saturday, November 7 with Saundra and Charles Dunn.Noline Long visits at her 100th birthday celebration on Saturday, November 7 with Saundra and Charles Dunn. More than 125 people stopped by the First Baptist Church’s Community Room to wish her well.

Aggie Ring Wing Ding Thing Nov. 14

The fourth annual Aggie Ring Wing Ding Thing at the Trey Deuce Domino Saloon in Mount Vernon has been set for Saturday, November 14. This year’s event will include a chicken wing cook-off

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Alzheimer Support Group to meet

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

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Angel Tree request deadline this week

The Angel Gift portion of the Christmas for All project application deadline is Friday and Saturday. Completed applications must be turned in at the First United Methodist Church’s Family Life Center

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Veterans Day to be topic of Genealogy meeting

The monthly meeting of the Franklin County Genealogy Society will be Monday, November 16 at 7 p.m. Observing Veterans Day will be the topic of a presentation

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Wing Ding Thing entries open now

Entries are being sought for the fourth annual Aggie Ring Wing Ding Thing set for Saturday, November 14 at the Trey Deuce Domino Saloon. Prizes will be awarded for the best chicken wings.

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Punkin’ Chunkin’ fun, music, and motorcycle rally Saturday

Punkin’ Chunkin’, music and a motorcycle rally will top the list of activities at the Alamo Mission Museum on Friday and Saturday, November 13 and 14. The afternoon activities will include a

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Holiday ice skating rink to open, partner organizations sought

The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is making plans for its third annual ice skating rink and wants to partner with clubs and non-profit organizations to operate the rink and to split the proceeds.

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