Mon09012014

Last updateSat, 30 Aug 2014 12pm

Back You are here: Home News School News

School News

Voice of Democracy winners announced

Madelyn Cox, Marcus Hollingsworth, and Bailey BohlkenMadelyn Cox, Marcus Hollingsworth, and Bailey Bohlken took first, second and third place respectively in the local Voice of Democracy Speech Contest.

Read more: Voice of Democracy winners announced

Rotary students selected for November

Emily Lawrence, Blake SearsEmily Lawrence and Blake Sears were selected as Rotary Students of the Month for November

Read more: Rotary students selected for November

Business development center organizes website workshops

The Small Business Development Center from NTCC is coordinating two free workshops on Thursday, Nov. 8.

Read more: Business development center organizes website workshops

2012 Band beau and sweetheart recgonized

Bridgett Porter and Jack SheffieldJack Sheffield was named Mount Vernon High School Band Beau, and Bridgett Porter was named Band Sweetheart

Read more: 2012 Band beau and sweetheart recgonized

Drama Club goes to state fair

Mount Vernon High School Drama ClubThe Mount Vernon High School Drama Club attended the State Fair Musical, The Addams Family, on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012.

Read more: Drama Club goes to state fair

Christensen brings history to life for local area students

Bjarne Christensen, center, and FCHA Youth Outreach  Chairman Donna McFarlandBjarne Christensen, author of Farfar’s War (Grandfather’s War), brought the study of Nazi Germany to life for fourth grade students from area schools.

Read more: Christensen brings history to life for local area students

Senior participants to be honored Friday, Nov. 2

Senior participants in fall activities will be honored during the school’s pep rally and at the final home football game of the 2012 season on Friday, Nov. 2.

Read more: Senior participants to be honored Friday, Nov. 2

Six graduate from fire academy

Six graduate from fire academySix students recently completed the fire academy at Northeast Texas Community College. They were honored during a graduation ceremony in the Student Union Building. For more information, see the Nov. 1 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

League of Honor 2012

League of Honor plaques were presented to Edson Reynolds, Chloanne Davis for her husband Robbie, and John and Sydney Hicks for their late aunt Virgie Beth HughesLeague of Honor plaques were presented

Read more: League of Honor 2012