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Band camp

Incoming members of the Mighty Tiger Marching Band learn the proper way to stand and hold good posture during the first day of campIncoming members of the Mighty Tiger Marching Band learn the proper way to stand and hold good posture during the first day of camp on Wednesday, July 28. Squad leaders and band sponsors demonstrated how to stand at attention and how to march.

Booster club to meet

Members of the Mount Vernon ISD Athletic Booster Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, July 25 in the foyer of the new Tiger gym.

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Oustanding Citizen Award presented

Daliana Latortue, third from right,  receives the Outstanding citizen AwardDaliana Latortue, a student at Mount Vernon Elementary School, received the Outstanding Citizenship Award and Pin from the Texas Society of the Sons of the American Revolution,

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Alphin named to Dean’s List

Jace Alphin was named to the College of the Ozarks spring 2016 Dean’s List. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must maintain a 3.6 minimum grade point average during the semester and carry at least 15 credit hours.

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Heifer validation

Dr. Bishop Curry, at right, presents a certificate of validation to 4-H member Katie Fraze, center, and her Brahman beef heifer, Lady.Dr. Bishop Curry, at right, presents a certificate of validation to 4-H member Katie Fraze, center, and her Brahman beef heifer, Lady.

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Clothes closet seeking donations

The Community Clothes Closet is seeking donations of gently used, school appropriate clothing for ages preschool to high school for the 2016-2017 school year.

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Music scholarship awards announced to area students

The Mount Vernon Music Betty Whitlock Scholarship fund provided $3,000 in scholarships in 2016, ranging from $500 to $50, to 17 students to help further their study and training in their respective fields of music.

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Certified food handler course set

A two-hour certified food handlers course will be offered by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service on Tuesday, July 19.

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Bell, Fountain receive Heritage Scholarship

Elexis Fountain receives her scholarship from Jamaal Hargrave.Elexis Fountain receives her scholarship from Jamaal Hargrave. She and Destiny Bell were announced as recipients of $500 Heritage Scholarships from the Black Onyx Club at the organization’s annual banquet Saturday evening, June 18 at the Cultural Arts Center.

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