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Spring clean-up efforts continue

The city’s portion of the Spring Clean-up concludes this Saturday, while the county clean-up continues until dumpsters are filled.

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Fencing demonstration

Leslie McFarland Marx gave a fencing demonstration at the Friday, April 6, meeting of the Mount Vernon Rotary Club.Leslie McFarland Marx gave a fencing demonstration at the Friday, April 6, meeting of the Mount Vernon Rotary Club.

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Stephen Ministers to plan healing, renewal service

Local Stephen Ministers invite members of the community to a healing and renewal service at 8:30 or 11 a.m. Sunday, April 15 at the First United Methodist Church of Mount Vernon.

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Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 19, at the Franklin County Library on the square.

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Kid fish event set, registration begins

Registration for the eighth  annual Franklin County Kids Fish Day has begun. It will be Saturday, April 28. The day is being organized by volunteers with the Sheriff’s Posse of Franklin County and Ray Green.

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Community invited to hear Christian motivational speaker

The Adult Fellowship - Shepherding Vision Group at the First United Methodist Church invites women in the community to hear Tammy Whitehurst speak at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26.

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Chili cook off, trades day planned at Alamo

Members of the Alamo Mission Museum are organizing their 11th annual music festival for Saturday, April 21, and registration for chili cooks and vendor booths is open.

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Pierce Chapel Cemetery workday planned

A workday has been planned at the Pierce Chapel Cemetery from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21.

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Trek road bike tickets available

A 26” Trek road bike will be given away by the Mount Vernon Rotary Club at the annual Tour de Cypress Bike Ride on April 21.

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