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Festival funds to be used to update sign, possible mural

Since the Food & Wine Festival days were canceled for 2020, budgeted funds are being proposed for use to update the Mount Vernon Main Street Board is considering updating its sign located on Hwy. 37,

just South of Yates St., across from Guaranty Bank & Trust. A muralist used by Mount Pleasant and Paris has been contacted for pricing and perhaps design ideas for a possible mural. See the July 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more information.