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Reception for photo exhibit at Old Firestation Museum

Hudson Old with one of his many Mount Vernon  photos on display at the Old Firestation Museum.Through 25 years of traveling the highways and bi-ways of East Texas, Hudson Old has collected thousands of photographs.

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Capers, Pamplin win writing contest

Frankie Hambrick Capers and Jean PamplinTwo local authors, Frankie Hambrick Capers and Jean Pamplin, were announced as the winners in the Northeast Texas Writing Organization’s non-fiction writing contest.

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Writers group sets January Jubilee

The Northeast Texas Writers Organization (NETWO) will have its January meeting as a special January Jubilee at 6 p.m. Thursday, January 11 at Herschel’s Restaurant in Mount Pleasant.

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Schubert, Strauss featured in Saturday concert

Music lovers are sure to enjoy an encounter with masterworks by Franz Schubert and Richard Strauss at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, January 27 in the Mount Vernon Music Hall.

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Ice Bowl premieres in Mount Vernon

Producer Michael Meredith shares details about his journey in making the Ice Bowl documentary.Producer Michael Meredith shares details about his journey in making the Ice Bowl documentary.

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Just ducky

Just Ducky was Ed Pamplins’ comment about Herrod Hammond’s metal work duck sculptureJust Ducky was Ed Pamplins’ comment about Herrod Hammond’s metal work duck sculpture during the opening reception of the Young Artisits Exhibit at the Cultural Arts Center on Saturday, January 6.

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Annual meeting exhibit opening planned

The Franklin County Arts Alliance (FCAA) has set their annual meeting for 5:30 p.m. Saturday, January 6 at the Cultural Arts Center (CAC).

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Arts Alliance officers

Ron Barker, Hayley Dickson, Jean Pamplin, and Don MontgomeryRon Barker, Hayley Dickson, Jean Pamplin, and Don Montgomery will serve on the 2018 Arts Alliance board.

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Ornament art class

Gable Scott, Madeline Goodman, Elsa Martell, and Vancidee Minter display ornaments they made at the Children’s Ornament Art ClassGable Scott, Madeline Goodman, Elsa Martell, and Vancidee Minter display ornaments they made at the Children’s Ornament Art Class at the Cultural Arts Center on Saturday, December 16.

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