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Easter in the Park is April 7

The annual Easter in the Park event sponsored by the Franklin County Student Chamber of Commerce is set for Saturday, April 7

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Providence Cemetery Assn. secures land for cemetery

The future of the Providence Cemetery was further secured earlier this month.

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Franklin County American Association of Retired Persons to meet

The Franklin County American Association of Retired Persons Chapter 3703 will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 27

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Biking, baking, kites, history, music, and food combine for Cypress SpringFest

Mix bikes, baking, kites, bluegrass, history and food, and you have Cypress SpringFest, a spring weekend in Franklin County unlike anything in Texas.

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Library Seed Swap postponed to Monday

The Spring Seed and Seedling Swap sponsored by the Franklin County Library will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 26.

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“Exploring the Edges of Texas” presented to Shakespeare Club

“Exploring the Edges of Texas,” was presented by Walt and Isabel Davis at the Thursday, March 15 meeting of  the Shakespeare Club of Mount Vernon

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Characters come alive for Night in Museum

Seventeen students from Mount Vernon Intermediate School’s fifth and sixth grades will be featured as historical characters for “A Night in the Museum.”

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Cancer survivor reception planned

The Franklin County Relay for Life committee is planning a Cancer Survivor’s Dinner for Tuesday, May 1 at 6 p.m.

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Luck of the Irish

Johnny Newsome dressed as a leprechaunJohnny Newsome dressed as a leprechaun and drew the winning name from a bucket held by Downtown Business Association President Crystal Copeland.

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