Thu11272014

Last updateWed, 26 Nov 2014 4pm

Back You are here: Home Features Community

Community

Redneck games and trades day events set at Alamo Mission

The annual Redneck games and Trades Day events have been planned for Saturday, November 8 at the Alamo Mission Museum grounds.

Read more: Redneck games and trades day events set at Alamo Mission

Driving course offered by AARP

The Franklin County American Association of Retired Persons Chapter 3703 is offering a safe-driving course Thursday, October 23 from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center.

Read more: Driving course offered by AARP

Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 16 at the Franklin County Library on the square.

Read more: Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

Costume contest included at Alamo

Parents are urged to plan now to enter their child in the peoples choice costume contest at the ninth annual Halloween Party and Hayride Saturday, October 25.

Read more: Costume contest included at Alamo

Collier’s Chapel Cemetery Memorial Day conducted

The Collier’s Chapel Cemetery Association had its annual Memorial Day and business meeting on Saturday, September 20. There were 25 people attending.

Read more: Collier’s Chapel Cemetery Memorial Day conducted

Chamber Halloween contests, events registration open

The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is registering participants for their Merchant’s Halloween Dress-up and Window Decoration contests as well as the 2014 Trick-or-Treat Around the Square set for Friday, October 31.

Read more: Chamber Halloween contests, events registration open

Fall clean up continues through Saturday

The city and county-wide Fall Clean Up continues through Saturday, October 11. It is not too late to take advantage of the free disposal. City of Mount Vernon residents can bring solid waste to the collection bin for disposal at no charge from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the clean-up days.

Read more: Fall clean up continues through Saturday

Alamo museum Halloween Party set

The annual Halloween Party and Hayride at the Alamo Mission Museum has been set for Saturday, October 25. The gates will open at 6:30 p.m. and activities will get underway at 7 p.m.

Read more: Alamo museum Halloween Party set

Hopewell Cemetery Association to meet

The Hopewell Cemetery Association will conduct its annual meeting at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, October 12, at the cemetery grounds at FM 21 and CR SE4235. Anyone with an interest in the cemetery is encouraged to attend the meeting.

Read more: Hopewell Cemetery Association to meet