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Dog races

Beau Baker, center, was the grand champion of the dog races at the Independent Business Week celebration.Beau Baker, center, was the grand champion of the dog races at the Independent Business Week celebration.

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Beekeepers to meet

The Caddo Trace Beekeeping Association will meet Monday, July 10 at the Agri-Life Building, 1708 Industrial Rd. in Mount Pleasant.

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MOM meeting Thursday

The MOM (Ministering Our Military) support group will have its monthly meeting at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, April 20.

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Volunteer effort

A group of volunteers work to cut up and remove a huge tree limb on Saturday, June 24.A group of volunteers work to cut up and remove a huge tree limb on Saturday, June 24. The limb fell at a residence on Parchman St. a few days prior, and the owner needed assistance in getting it removed.

Regionals bound

Ally Nguyen, Brandon Aguilar, Hylke TalsmaAlly Nguyen placed second in the girls singles at the District Tennis competition last week. Brandon Aguilar and Hylke Talsma placed second in boys doubles.

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Lemonade stand

Samantha Sierra, Marissa Bankhead, Orlando Sierra and Seth Barrett sell lemonade, cookies and desserts as a fund raiser for the school age class at Kids Under Construction on Wednesday, June 7.Samantha Sierra, Marissa Bankhead, Orlando Sierra and Seth Barrett sell lemonade, cookies and desserts as a fund raiser for the school age class at Kids Under Construction on Wednesday, June 7.

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Lady Tiger seniors honored

Lady Tiger seniors Britany Geffers, MyShaila Stanton and Ally Nguyen were honored.Seniors with the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers basketball team were honored during pregame ceremonies on Friday, January 27.

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Local students graduate from LeTourneau

 Local students, Jenny Beilmann and Athena Hayes graduated from LeTourneau University in May.

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Short, Robinson join local law enforcement

Deputy Johnathan Short and Officer Cameron RobinsonDeputy Johnathan Short and Officer Cameron Robinson joined local law enforcement offices on Monday, January 2, 2017.

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