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Cosmetology team earns first place in district competition

Cosmetology students at Mount Vernon High SchoolCosmetology students at Mount Vernon High School won first place at the SkillsUSA District 5 competition on Friday and Saturday, February 19-20 at Texas State Technical College in Waco.

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High school UIL team earns first place at Quitman meet

The Mount Vernon High School academic UIL team garnered first place overall at a competition in Quitman earlier this month. The accounting team, the computer science team, the spelling team

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School’s bond project completed within budget

After numerous corrections, adjustments, and additions, the $14 million bond project was completed within budget, according to a report provided at the Mount Vernon ISD board meeting on Monday, February 8.

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Bolin competes at Regional Science Fair

Brylon BolinBrylon Bolin earned second place in the Behavioral and Biological Projects for fifth grade students at the Regional Science Fair last week. He is the first Mount Vernon ISD student to receive an award at this level.

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Super football

The National Football League sent this football to Mount Vernon High School in honor of Bobby Maples.The National Football League sent this football to Mount Vernon High School in honor of Bobby Maples. Mr. Maples, a 1961 graduate of MVHS, played for the Denver Broncos team in Super Bowl XII.

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High school band to present Dessert Concert Tuesday

Members of the Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band will present a Dessert Concert to showcase the talents of their students who are participating in the UIL Region Solo and Ensemble contest.

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Mount Vernon moves from east to west in UIL realignment

The biennial realignment by the University Interscholastic League was announced Monday, February 1 and Mount Vernon football opponents moved from the east to those in the west.

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Mount Vernon students perform with All-Region Band

Kris Siddens, Jacob Karlovich, and Tanner PattersonKris Siddens, Jacob Karlovich, and Tanner Patterson, along with several eighth grade students, attended a clinic and performed in a concert recently as part of the Association of Texas Small School All-Region Band.

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District celebrates new facility

The Mount Vernon High School Cheerleaders performed during the grand opening celebration of the new gymnasium and field house. Approximately 800 people attending the grand opening celebration for the new gymnasium and field house at Mount Vernon ISD on Sunday, January 31. The pep rally type atmosphere featured

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