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Free, online, interactive diabetes education available

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic disease; it never goes away. However, you can prevent further complications with regular checkups and by following a few easy steps.

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Have a Heart, Make a Heart

The pandemic has been difficult for everyone but the seniors in our community have been especially affected.

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Angel Trees are going up

The Child Welfare Board Angel Trees are going up this week all around the community to aid families.

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Christmas Star event Dec. 21

This year has already brought several firsts for much of the world, but as the year comes to a close, a once-in-a-lifetime sight will appear in the night sky just in time for the holidays.

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Holiday Pecan Trail open

The Texas Pecan Growers Association would like to assist Texans in finding farm fresh pecans this season by providing a Trail Map identifying many specialty retail stores selling pecans.

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First deer

Emmory Phillips, age seven, shot her first deer over the Thanksgiving weekend.Emmory Phillips, age seven, shot her first deer over the Thanksgiving weekend.

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Mending Hearts looking to grow

The Mending Hearts Foundation is looking to grow their organization and have planned a cornhole tournament to support their cause on Sat., November 21.

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Christmas parade planned for next weekend

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around Mount Vernon, which means the annual Christmas parade is just around the corner.

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Christmas parade date announced

The Community Events Committee has announced that the annual Christmas Parade will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, December 5, and the theme is again “All About Disney.”

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