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Band students honored at banquet

Band members were honored during the annual banquet.Awards and scholarships were presented at the annual Mount Vernon ISD Band Banquet Friday, May 17. Jazz Band seniors provided entertainment.

Band Director Barry Tagg told the crowd of 160 people that he was proud of the group’s accomplishments this year. For a listing of awards presented, see the May 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.