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Alzheimer Support Group to meet

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the Franklin County Library on the square.

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Watermelon day

Beau Wilhite enjoys a big juicy bite while his mom, Candi, holds the fruit steadyBeau Wilhite enjoys a big juicy bite while his mom, Candi, holds the fruit steady, at the Franklin County Library’s Watermelon Day on the downtown plaza Friday, August 2.

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Roger Farr to speak at beekeepers’ meeting

Roger Farr will be the guest speaker at the Caddo Trace Beekeepers Association monthly meeting. The club will meet on Monday, Aug. 12, at the Agri-Life Building at 1708 Industrial Rd. in Mount Pleasant.

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Roger Farr to speak at beekeepers’ meeting

Roger Farr will be the guest speaker at the Caddo Trace Beekeepers Association monthly meeting.

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Demolition work begins at Bountiful Place

Demolition work is set to begin at the Bountiful Place this week. Volunteers, including a few kids from the Bountiful House program, will be removing walls that need to be relocated.

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Summer Reading winners

In the front row, Carter Casell, Andy Anderson and Kalea Cox, second row, Bella Anderson, Katrina Cox, Grace Henderson, third row, Samantha Edge and Caden Johsnon.Winners in the Summer Reading Program were awarded prizes during closing ceremonies on July 30.

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Stouts Creek Cemetery Memorial Day set, Aug. 4

The 62nd annual Stouts Creek Cemetery Memorial Day service will be Sunday, Aug. 4 at the Saltillo Baptist Church located at 254 County Road 3534 in Saltillo.

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Newsome postcards on display Saturday

Johnny Newsome will be displaying postcards from around the world in the Century Room from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, August 10 in conjunction with the Second Saturday activities in downtown Mount Vernon.

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Memorial bench dedicated to those who died too young

A memorial bench for those who have “died too young” was dedicated Saturday, July 27 during ceremonies at the flag pole in front of the Mount Vernon ISD administration building.A memorial bench for those who have “died too young” was dedicated Saturday, July 27 during ceremonies at the flag pole in front of the Mount Vernon ISD administration building.

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