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All-Region Orchestra

Zane HollandMount Vernon High School’s Zane Holland was named to the TMEA All-Region Orchestra on oboe. He competed against 5A schools and placed second in the Area competition.

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Lowe’s donates microwaves

A need was met when Lowe’s Regional Distribution Center and Robert’s Coffee and Vending donated six commercial microwaves for the use of Mount Vernon Middle School students in the main campus cafeteria.A need was met when Lowe’s Regional Distribution Center and Robert’s Coffee and Vending donated six commercial microwaves for the use of Mount Vernon Middle School students in the main campus cafeteria.

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Baird, King named band beau and sweetheart

Brian Baird and Kristina King were named as the 2018 Mount Vernon High School Band Beau and SweetheartBrian Baird and Kristina King were named as the 2018 Mount Vernon High School Band Beau and Sweetheart during Senior ceremonies prior to the Tigers and New Boston Lions football game Friday, November 9.

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One Act Plays performances set

A public performance of both Mount Vernon High School and Middle School 2018 One Act Play productions will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 2 in the school’s auditorium.

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Veterans honored

Mount Vernon ISD student Cade Hyman advances the U.S. Flag during a Veterans Day program at the school Monday, November 12.Mount Vernon ISD student Cade Hyman advances the U.S. Flag during a Veterans Day program at the school Monday, November 12.

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All-Region Jazz honors

Mount Vernon High School seniors Jerrod Pitts and Cole Burling have been named to the All-State Jazz BandMount Vernon High School seniors Jerrod Pitts and Cole Burling have been named to the All-State Jazz Band. It is the first time for MVHS to have two students to be selected in the same year.

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Mighty Tiger Band marches at contests

Saxophone players line up along the edge of the track to perform during halftime. The field was too muddy for the band to march.The Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Marching Band recently performed their 2018 show “It Is Well” in two marching contests.

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Decker, McAnally named beau, sweatheart

Dalton Decker and Kaila McAnallyDalton Decker and Kaila McAnally were named as the 2018 Mount Vernon High School Football Beau and Sweetheart during Senior ceremonies at the pep rally prior to the Tigers and New Boston Lions football game Friday, November 9.

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School district required to return funds to TEA

Corrective action by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) has required Mount Vernon ISD to return $110,900.33 to the state in association with special education funds.

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