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Veterans program at school Friday

Lt. Colonel Sal LeBlancMembers of the the Student Council at Mount Vernon High School will be hosts for a Veterans Day program at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, November 10 in the new gymnasium at the school.

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School district opts to replace security cameras district wide

During a special called meeting on Friday, October 27, members of the Mount Vernon ISD school board voted unanimously to spent $186,517 on replacing security cameras district wide.

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Duke Talent Search qualifiers announced

Winners in the Duke Talent SearchStudents from Mount Vernon Middle School qualified for Duke University’s Seventh Grade Talent Search for the 2017-2018 school year.

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Area bound

The Mount Vernon High School Marching Band performs during halftime at a recent football game.The Mount Vernon High School Marching Band performs during halftime at a recent football game. The group received all first ratings at the UIL competition at Pine Tree High School on Tuesday, October 28.

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Tiger Tailgate

The Williamson family loads up with hot dogs, chips, and water during the Friday, October 6 Tiger Tailgating party in front of Mount Vernon ISD.The Williamson family loads up with hot dogs, chips, and water during the Friday, October 6 Tiger Tailgating party in front of Mount Vernon ISD.

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High school team first at Lake Fork

Franklin County High School Bass Fishing TeamThe Franklin County High School Bass Fishing Team claimed first place at the Lake Fork tournament Saturday, Oct. 14. Landon Wallace and Brent Baird claimed first place with a total weight of 12.40.

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Board approves replacement of auditorium curtain assembly

Danielle Laird thanks Dr. Gregg Weiss and school board members for allowing the community to have a bonfire during homecoming week.Members of the Mount Vernon ISD Board of Trustees approved a contract to repair the mechanical framework for the auditorium curtain at their Monday, October 9 meeting.

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First Division rating

The Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Marching BandThe Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Marching Band received a first division rating from all five judges on Saturday, October 14 at the Pre-UIL Marching Contest at PineTree High school.

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No classes at MVISD Monday

There will be no classes at Mount Vernon ISD on Monday, October 16.“This day is not reflected on the school calendar,” Assistant Superintendent Kathie Thompson said. It will be a professional development day for staff members.