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Students prepare to exhibit at project show

Students who are members of the Mount Vernon FFA, Mount Vernon Junior FFA, and Franklin County 4-H organizations have signed up to exhibit goats, steers, dairy heifers, and broilers

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Dewey, Oud tops in 4-Way speech contest

Jourdan Dewey, Natalie OudJourdan Dewey took first place and Natalie Oud took second place in the annual Mount Vernon Rotary Club’s 4-Way Speech Contest in competition Thursday, March 17 at Mount Vernon High School.

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Super welcome

Staff and citizens stopped by the Mount Vernon ISD campus to welcome new Superintendent Gregory Weiss, and his wife, Melisia, and their daughter, Sydney.Staff and citizens stopped by the Mount Vernon ISD campus to welcome new Superintendent Gregory Weiss, and his wife, Melisia, and their daughter, Sydney. The reception was in the high school library on Friday, March 4.

Nominations still being accepted for League of Honor

Nominations are still being accepted for the 2016 Franklin County Schools League of Honor. The deadline for submission is April 1. To date, the school district has not received any nominations.

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Students earn high ratings at VASE

Mount Vernon High School students competed in the Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE) on Saturday, February 27. Students earning the highest rating were Kellee Cannon, and Shelby Reed,

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School board

Operations Manager John Duvall, at left,  updates school board members about information he had gathered concerning the replacement of the track at Don Meredith Stadium.Operations Manager John Duvall, at left,  updates school board members about information he had gathered concerning the replacement of the track at Don Meredith Stadium.

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Nominations sought for School League of Honor

Nominations are being sought for the 2016 Franklin County Schools League of Honor. The deadline for submission is April 1. This is the 14th year for the program, which honors outstanding graduates

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New district calendar for 2016-17 reflects changes in state law

The Mount Vernon ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved the 2016-17 District Calendar during their regular meeting on Monday, March 14. It was the first board meeting for new Superintendent Greg Weiss.

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Elementary raises $14,800 for American Heart Association

Connor Richard smears a whipped cream pie all over teacher Bridgett Shrader.Connor Richard smears a whipped cream pie all over teacher Bridgett Shrader. Students at Mount Vernon Elementary School celebrated raising $14,800 for the American Heart Association

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