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Keep safety in mind when decorating for the holidays

Decorations help make the holiday season a magical time of year. Stores are awash in color and twinkling lights, and similar imagery is on display in private homes.

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Children’s Christmas Express Breakfast set

The Community Events Committee is planning a Christmas Express Breakfast Around the Square.

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“North Pole of Texas” now open

The Alan Screws family will open the North Pole of Texas display for the 2019 holiday season on Friday, November 29.

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Angel gifts due Friday

The deadline to return items from the Christmas for All “Store” is Friday, December 6, with Christmas Store shopping for Franklin County families the following week.

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First deer

Darcey Galow, age 6, shot her first deer hunting with her dad, Marty Galow of College Station, on opening weekend in Saltillo.Darcey Galow, age 6, shot her first deer hunting with her dad, Marty Galow of College Station, on opening weekend in Saltillo.

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Christmas parade set for next weekend

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around Mount Vernon, which means the Coldwell Banker - Lakehaven Realtors Christmas parade is just around the corner.

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Donaldson benefit planned Saturday

A benefit to help offset medical expenses for Zack Donaldson will be Saturday, November 23 are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Alamo cooking winners

Pablo De Santiago, Jr., Ann Burnett, Larry SmithPablo De Santiago, Jr. was first place winner in the beef stew division in the cook off at the Alamo Mission Museum Saturday, November 16.

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Thanksgiving dinner at Legion Friday

Members of  the American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary for Post 243 will be hosts for a community Thanksgiving Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday, November 22, at the post hall on CR SE4265, south off FM 21.

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