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Band honors

clockwise from the top left, Jerod Pitts on trombone, Cole Burling on trumpet, Karen Alonso on alto saxophone, and Zane Holland on oboe. Melanie Barajas on clarinet was chosen as an alternate.Four members of the Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band have been selected to be a part of the All-Region Concert Band.

Those chosen are clockwise from the top left, Jerod Pitts on trombone, Cole Burling on trumpet, Karen Alonso on alto saxophone, and Zane Holland on oboe. Melanie Barajas on clarinet was chosen as an alternate. The All-Region concert and clinic will be Jan. 25-26 at White Oak High School. Pitts, Burling, and Alonso were also selected to the Four States Honor Jazz Band, which will have a clinic and performance January 17-19 in Texarkana. Alonso and Holland will audition for the All-State Concert Band January 12 at Chapel Hill.