Service being planned for school bus wreck anniversary

A memorial service is being planned for the 60th anniversary of the accident involving a school bus loaded with Mount Vernon students and faculty.

The service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29 at the monument on the Mount Vernon ISD campus, just to the south of the main school boulevard. See the May 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details about this event.