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Stouts Creek Memorial Day canceled

Stouts Creek Cemetery Association has cancelled their annual Memorial Day service and business meeting which was scheduled for Sunday, August 2, 2020,

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Community Clothes closet victim of Covid

The Community Clothes Closet, which provides gently used, school appropriate clothing to benefit Mount Vernon ISD students will not be open this year due to COVID-19.

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Cemetery Associations meeting updates

The annual Memorial Day service at the Liberty Cemetery will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 28 under the arbor.

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Cemetery Memorial Day canceled

Members of the Good Hope Cemetery Association have canceled their annual Memorial Day due to health and safety concerns.

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Lurline Tinsley celebrates 102 years

Lurline Tinsley’s 102nd birthday was celebrated in a big way on Tuesday, May 26. Lurline Tinsley’s 102nd birthday was celebrated in a big way on Tuesday, May 26.

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Cemetery Memorial Days canceled

Members of the The Pleasant Hill Cemetery Association and the Old Saltillo Cemetery Association have each canceled their Memorial Day meetings, set during July. For more details and information about supporting these groups, see the July 2 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Purley Cemetery postpones memorial service

The Purley Cemetery Association announced they will be postponing their annual  memorial service that was planned for Sunday, June 7.

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Reeves, White announce engagement

Daniel White, Kaitlyn ReevesJohn and Susan Reeves of Mount Vernon announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlyn Reeves, to Daniel White of Saltillo.

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Rail board meets today

The first meeting of the North East Texas Rural Transportation District’s Board of Directors since early March will be Thursday, May 28, at 1:30 p.m. in the Sulphur Springs City Hall.

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