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Donation - Little Creek Park

Downtown Business Association President Crystal Copeland delivers a $1,000 check to City Council Member Saundra DunnDowntown Business Association President Crystal Copeland delivers a $1,000 check to City Council Member Saundra Dunn to help fund repairs to the bathrooms at Little Creek Park.

Chamber mixer Tuesday, July 12

“Summer is here and everyone is invited to come in out of the heat,” declared Crystal Copeland, who is planning the summer mixer for the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

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Mummified

More than 50 kids attended the first morning session of the Franklin County Library’s Summer Reading ProgramMore than 50 kids attended the first morning session of the Franklin County Library’s Summer Reading Program.

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Main Street supports park restoration effort

The Mount Vernon Main Street Alliance passed a motion to sponsor “Meet Me at the Creek,”

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Register now for Lunches of Love

Parents are urged to register their children for Lunches of Love now for meals that will begin July 9.

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Bike safety

Sadie Hamrick, Landry Trampus, and Sally Jo Hamrick take a break from riding their bikes Sadie Hamrick, Landry Trampus, and Sally Jo Hamrick take a break from riding their bikes near the fountain downtown.

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Latortue honored as Paul Harris Fellow

Tom Shiels,  Dr. Jean and Marie Latortue, Ila Faye PatrickDr. Jean W. Latortue was inducted as a Paul Harris Fellow during the Mount Vernon Rotary Club meeting on Friday, June 22

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Round up turtles for Alamo’s derby

It is time to round up a turtle for entry into the sixth annual Turtle Derby.

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Dates changed for rodeo queen meeting, competiton

The dates are being changed for the sign-up/deadline meeting as well as the competition date for the Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse 2012 Rodeo Queens competition.

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