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Honors group films at Alamo Mission Museum

Those participating, from left to right, sitting, Maritza Quinones (sitting with hat starring as Adina de Zavala) of Mount Pleasant, Rebekah Reed of Mount Pleasant, standing, Peyton McClendon of Mount Pleasant, Mercedes Collins of Daingerfield, Jalyn English (with hat), a 2019 graduate of Mount Vernon High School,  Andrea Reyes, Title V PTK-Honors Coordinator at NTCC; Dr. Andrew Yox,  Director of Honors Northeast And history professor,  and Jacob Lambie, student film director. The Honors Northeast, a student film group from Northeast Texas Community College, recently filmed a portion of this year’s production at several buildings at the Alamo Mission Museum in Franklin County.

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Extension service educational series continues

The last in a series of landowners’ educational seminars will be presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, August 23.

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Fill the Bus

Texas American Bank employees display the school supplies that have been collected as part of their Fill the Bus campaign.Texas American Bank employees display the school supplies that have been collected as part of their Fill the Bus campaign.

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Land named to President’s list

Kendall Land of Scroggins was one of 635 students to be included in the President’s List, earning academic honors through their studies at the University of Texas at Tyler for the 2019 Spring semester.

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State FFA convention

Mount Vernon FFA members who attended the State Convention were Reporter Jeffery Hunnicutt, Past President Lauren Rhea, President Breanna Harvey, Aaren Brashear, Vice-president Cynthia Castillo, second row, Advisor Marcus Siddens, Secretary Harrison Sachse, Treasurer Brady Ingram, Parliamentarian Dalton Steward, and Sentinel Kaci Sumrow.Mount Vernon FFA members who attended the State Convention were Reporter Jeffery Hunnicutt, Past President Lauren Rhea, President Breanna Harvey, Aaren Brashear, Vice-president Cynthia Castillo, second row, Advisor Marcus Siddens, Secretary Harrison Sachse, Treasurer Brady Ingram, Parliamentarian Dalton Steward, and Sentinel Kaci Sumrow.

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Back to school hair cuts

Son Tran receives a haircut from the new cosmetology teacher Cayla NorwoodSon Tran receives a haircut from the new cosmetology teacher Cayla Norwood during the Back to school Fair on Thursday, August 8. Immunizations and spirit items were also available at the event.

Register now for GED, ESL Classes

The Adult Education Department at Northeast Texas Community College is accepting new and returning students for its General Educational Development (GED) and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs.

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Workforce Solutions announces Pilot Program

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas recently announced a new opportunity for Mount Vernon ISD students in the upcoming school year.

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School clothes

Volunteer Marcie Linwood helps a family select items at the Community Clothes ClosetVolunteer Marcie Linwood helps a family select items at the Community Clothes Closet on Friday, August 2.

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