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Trio of students receive first Tiger Pride Award

Those honored were, front row, middle, Charles Porter, Sebastian Hamberg, and Desarae HambergThree Mount Vernon ISD students were honored with the first Tiger Pride Award for exhibiting exemplary character.

Superintendent Jason McCullough announced the start of this type of award during the Monday, September 16, school board meeting. Desarae and Sebastian Hamberg and Charles Porter were honored for their actions in voluntarily picking up trash beneath the visitor’s bleachers during the Mount Vernon football game at Bonham ISD several weeks ago. For more information from the MVISD school board meeting, see the September 19 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.