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  1. Mt. Vernon schools switch start timesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

    Mt. Vernon High School and Mt. Vernon Middle School start times have switched for the 2016-2017 school year, school officials report.

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  2. Marauders' girls golf coach brings experience, comes from family of golfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Reporter

    ... and we were able to do it because of what the team did." Shewman, 46, has a similar ambition for his new post at Mt. Vernon High School where he was approved as the new girls golf coach by the Mt. Vernon Community School Corporation board on July ...

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  3. Vernon woman defends kitchen against 2 snakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... long as they're outside. She has since patched up the hole they used to get into her house about four miles south of Vernon. According to the Texas Parks and Wildlife website , the Lone State State is home to "15 potentially dangerous snake species ...

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  4. Vernon ISD employee pay raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | KSWO

    Vernon Independent School District officials approved pay increases for the district's employees at Monday's board meeting. Vernon Interim Superintendent Gary Harrell said hourly employees will see a 25 cents an hour pay raise, and Vernon ISD teachers will get their standard step increases like they do every year.

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  5. Photos: Pretty Prairie Rodeo 2016, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... Hill, Okla. wrestles his steer to the ground at the Pretty Prairie Rodeo Saturday, July 23, 2016. Caine Riddle of Vernon, TX stays on his horse, "Fearless," in the bareback riding at the Pretty Prairie Rodeo Saturday, July 23, 2016. Denver Berry of ...

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  6. Two local bands tapped for all state awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Reporter

    The Indiana State School Music Association recently tapped Greenfield-Central and Mt. Vernon's high school bands as worthy of the association's All-Music award, an honor shared by 68 school music groups from across the state that show excellence in their craft.

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  7. Vernon graduate to perofrm on 'Sing It On'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Matt Chastain from Vernon High School will be featured, along with the rest of their six-person a cappella group, The Hexachords, in Season 2 of the hit Pop TV docuseries, “Sing It On.” Chastain was a member of the class of 2012 and was very active in the music program in Vernon, including theatre, choir and band. His experience at Vernon High School, and his teachers, prompted his love for a music career as he headed to UMASS.

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  8. Vernon Main Street Fair brings visitors into communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | New Jersey Herald

    Photo by Meghan Grau/New Jersey Herald - Kayli O'Rourke, right, picks out a water bottle as a prize after spinning the wheel at the PNC Bank of Vernon's booth, while her sister Makenna looks on at the Vernon Main Street Fair on Saturday, July 16, 2016 in Vernon Township. Photo by Meghan Grau/New Jersey Herald - Visitors to the second annual Vernon Main Street Fair stop at food vendors and other local business booths on Saturday, July 16, 2016 in Vernon Township.

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  9. Public Notice - Franklin County Hazard Mitigation Plan - 7/14/2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... or comments regarding the plan, please contact: Robert Zinn Emergency Management Coordinator 208 Texas Hwy. 37 Mount Vernon, Texas 75457 903-537-4539 Scott Lee County Judge 200 N. Kaufman Mount Vernon, Texas 75457 903-537-4252

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  10. Public Notice - Replat - 7/14/2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... held August 8, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in Commissioners Court in the Franklin County Courthouse at 200 N. Kaufman St., Mt. Vernon, Texas. B.F. Hicks, attorney for Janet Thies.

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  11. Capture Spirit of the Bankhead Highway with Video ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... media channels throughout the contest period. Six finalists will be screened at the DRIVEN Film Festival in Mount Vernon, Texas As part of the Bankhead Highway's centennial celebration, there are many opportunities to experience events that capture ...

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  12. The Sideline: 7/9/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Daily Reporter

    The 2016 Mt. Vernon Youth Football Camp will be conducted July 18 through 21. The camp is designed for players ranging from kindergarten through eighth grade.

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  13. Alcoa's Rockdale Texas Holdings "Sandow Lakes Ranch" On Track for Partial Sale in 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | PRWeb

    ... estate advisor, Bernard Uechtritz. It was Uechtritz who led the global marketing campaign of the WT Waggoner Ranch in Vernon, Texas, listed for a record breaking $725 million and sold to American businessman, rancher and professional sports team ...

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  14. Ten West center presents Disney's - Mulan jr.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Daily Reporter

    ... The hallmark of Ten West productions lies in the youth of its leadership. Directors Ryan Dockery, a recent Mt. Vernon High School graduate bound for Purdue, and Stephani McDole, a sophomore music major at Ball State, have ample experience in acting ...

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  15. Public Notice - Citation by Publication - 7/7/2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... 1st publication, the same being the 8th day of August, 2016, at the Franklin County Courthouse, 200 N. Kaufman, Mount Vernon, Texas, 75457. All persons interested in said estate are hereby cited to appear before said Honorable Court at said above ...

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  16. Public Notice - Oak Village Storage Customers - 7/7/2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Final notice has been given by mail and/or phone for the following renters of storage facilities located at 505 W. Rutherford St., Mount Vernon, Texas, owned and operated by Oak Village Storage, Walter Sears.

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  17. Public Notice - Mount Vernon ISD - proposals - 7/7/2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... proposals must be in a sealed envelope marked clearly on the outside: BID NAME, DUE DATE, & TIME, submitted to Mount Vernon ISD, 501 Hwy 37, Mount Vernon, TX 75457. Bids must be received by 2:00 p.m. on 1 August, 2016. Approval of proposals will be ...

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  18. Man drowns at Lake Altus -Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Altus Times

    Tragedy struck this Independence Day when an 18-year-old Texas man drowned at Lake Altus-Lugert in Greer County, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Jessie Ramirez, of Vernon, Texas was swimming at the HorseHead Cove area about noon Monday with three other people, when Ramirez submerged and did not resurface, authorities said Tuesday.

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  19. Vernon man drowns at lake near AltusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KAUZ

    A Vernon man is dead after drowning at a Lake in the Quartz Mountains, near Altus. Highway Patrol officials say 18-year-old Jessie Ramirez of Vernon, Texas, was part of a group who were swimming in the southeast portion of the lake around noon on Monday.

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  20. Texas man drowns in Lake Altus on the Fourth of JulyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KBMT

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the body of an 18-year-old Texas man who drowned in Lake Altus has been recovered. Troopers say the body of Jessie Ramirez of Vernon, Texas, was recovered shortly after 8 p.m. on the Fourth of July.

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