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Co-op awards $64,000 in grants

The local area Communities in Schools program was among the eight organizations to be awarded funding totaling $64,000 by the Wood County Electric Charitable Foundation.

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Scholars named, future performances planned

The Mount Vernon Music Association’s Board of Directors has announced 12 winners of this year’s Betty Whitlock Memorial Scholarships totaling $2,640.

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Young farmer broiler show meetings Monday, Tuesday

Two mandatory meeting dates for students planning to participate in the broiler category of the Mount Vernon - Saltillo Young Farmer Project Show in March 2019 have been set.

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Poor Boys seek buying teammates

Members are being sought for the Poor Boys buying team to purchase livestock at the annual Mount Vernon - Saltillo FFA and 4-H Project Show

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Sears, Hyman are Rotary Students for January

Hadley Sears, Cade HymanHadley Sears and Cade Hyman were named as the Rotary Students of the Month for January 2019 at Mount Vernon High School.

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Burling, Lowry are Rotary Students for March

Cole Burling and Sam LowryCole Burling and Sam Lowry were named as the Rotary Students of the Month for March 2019 at Mount Vernon High School.

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GED classes forming at library

Registration for General Educational Development (GED) classes at the Franklin County Library is open.

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Land named to President’s list

Kendall Land of Scroggins was one of 751 students  to be included in the Presidents’s List, earning academic honors through their studies at the University of Texas at Tyler for the 2018 fall semester.

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Angel gifts provided to many

The Community In Schools Christmas For All program had another successful year. Angel Tree gifts were provided to 100 families, including 270 students at Mount Vernon ISD.

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