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Work days scheduled at Dejah’s house

Work days have been scheduled at Dejah Arnold’s house starting Friday, May 8 at 4 p.m. and Saturday, May 9 at 8 a.m. Dejah, a 12 year-old Mount Vernon Junior High student, is battling Leukemia for the second time.

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Friendship Cemetery meeting planned

The annual meeting of the Friendship Cemetery Association will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 31, 2015 at the cemetery. Everyone with an interest in the cemetery is encouraged to attend.

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Providence Cemetery annual meeting set

The annual meeting of the Providence Cemetery Association has been set for Sunday, May 17 at Providence Church. The day will start with a pot luck dinner at 1 p.m., followed by the annual

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Barton-Banks reunion conducted

On Sunday, April 19, 2015, members of the Barton and Banks families met at noon at the Hagansport Community Center for a time of fellowship, food and fun. BBQ and chicken were provided,

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Tranquil Cemetery Decoration Day planned

The Tranquil Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 3 at the Tranquil Cemetery. A short business meeting will be followed by a guest speaker. For additional information, see the April 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Picnic serving line

A steady stream of people made their way through the hot dog and beverage serving line at the spring picnic of the First National Bank of Mount Vernon.A steady stream of people made their way through the hot dog and beverage serving line at the spring picnic of the First National Bank of Mount Vernon. Approximately 400 attended on one of

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Weatherfords meet for reunion

A reunion for the family of Doc and Mary Lou Weatherford was Saturday, April 18 at the home of Ricky and Judy Weatherford in Carthage.

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Relay for Life to celebrate living

The eighth annual American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Franklin County is a celebration of cancer survivorship and a fun way to raise vital funds needed to help find a cure for cancer.

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Macon Cemetery meeting May 2

The Macon Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2 at the Macon Baptist Church. There are several important issues on the agenda and members are urged to attend. See the April 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details.