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Private pesticide training Monday

The Franklin County Extension Office for agriculture is partnering with the Titus County Extension office to offer Private Pesticide Applicator training Monday, April 30.

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Kid fish event Saturday

The eighth annual Franklin County Kids Fish Day will be Saturday, April 28 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Fish fry set at Masonic Lodge

Members of the Mount Vernon Order of the Eastern Star will be hosts for a fish fry Saturday, April 21 at the Masonic Lodge Hall.

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Ribbon cutting

Amanda Miller with Uberfresh Solutions cuts the ribbon to celebrate joining the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce Amanda Miller with Uberfresh Solutions cuts the ribbon to celebrate joining the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce Thursday, April 12.

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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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Whitehurst set to speak at FUMC

Tammy Whitehurst,  a Christian motivational speaker, will speak at the First United Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26.

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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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Ribbon cutting

Holding and cutting the ribbon were Ken and Lisa Colbey, Karen and Enam Chowdhury, Heather and Jeff Schrunk and Stephanie Hyman.Executives with The Chophouse on Bankhead celebrated joining the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting Thursday, April 12.

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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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