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  1. James DunlapRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    James "Jamie Doss" Dunlap, age 46 of Mount Vernon died on Thursday, February 26, 2015.

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  2. Public Notice - Notice to Bidders - 3/5/2015Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... PLANT #1 EXPANSION". SEALED PROPOSALS addressed to Neuman Browning, President, Cypress Springs SUD, 114 FM 115, Mt. Vernon, TX 75457, will be received until 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 9, 2015, for furnishing all labor, equipment, materials, ...

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  3. Wilbarger County Sheriff's Office Selling Rare 1920s Machine GunRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    ... ns one penny," Lee says. You can check out the gun for yourself by making an appointment with Hath at Butch's Guns in Vernon.

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  4. Public Notice - Bid Notice - City of Mount Vernon - 2/18/2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The City of Mount Vernon is accepting bids on property located on Grady Street. The property is parcel #12277 with the Franklin County Appraisal District, it is 100 ft X 150 feet and is 0.344 acres.

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  5. Man Shot in Leg After Stealing Cop Car in VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MyHighPlains.com

    Texas Rangers are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Wilbarger County where investigators say a man stole a Vernon police car before leading officers on a pursuit. Vernon Police Chief Tom Wilson says officers were dispatched to the intersection of Pearl and Wanderer Streets for a suspicious person on Sunday around 2:30 a.m. He says 26-year-old Larry Chevy Miller was arrested but was able to escape from his handcuffs and drove off in a Vernon police car while trying to run over officers.

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  6. Amarillo Man Shot in Leg After Stealing Cop Car in VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MyHighPlains.com

    A manhunt in Vernon ends after over six hours with a suspect being shot in the leg after stealing a cop car. According to the Vernon Record, it started around 2:20 a.m. Monday morning at the intersection of Peal and Wander street on a suspicious person call.

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  7. Mt. Vernon grad earns top honors at art showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Reporter

    Evan Hunt, a 2006 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School, is currently enrolled in his senior year at Ball State University, studying sculpture and fine arts.

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  8. Manhunt UnderwayRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Vernon Daily Record

    As of approximately 3 a.m. Sunday, March 1, The Vernon Police Department was searching for a subject that escaped police custody. Officers were looking for footprints in the snow leading away from a Vernon police vehicle that had slid off the southbound entrance ramp to U.S. 287 at FM 1949, from which the suspect fled.

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  9. High school schedules showcase dance eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Daily Reporter

    Mt. Vernon High School dance teams will play host to their annual Black and Gold Showcase today at the Mt. Vernon gymnasium.

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  10. Boys basketball: Hackettstown hoping for some Lady Luck vs. Pope John in HWS finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | New Jersey Herald

    ... coach Mike McDonagh sees it as his 1A-seeded team prepares to clash with 1B-seed Pope John in tonight's HWS final at Vernon High School (6 p.m.). So, despite odds that may seem as long as some of the Lion players Hackettstown will have to defend, ...

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  11. Boys basketball round-up: Chiefs top High PointRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | New Jersey Herald

    ... French 2, Matt Brandt 2, Andrew Martinez 3. DOVER - Dwayne Brown scored a game-high 24 points to lead Dover past Vernon in non-league action Thursday at Dover High School. The game was tied at 12 after one period, but Dover outscored the Vikings by ...

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  12. Girls basketball round-up: Vernon routs DoverRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | New Jersey Herald

    Jenna MacDonald scored a game-high 16 points, and Julia Dehnert added 10 points and 13 rebounds, as the Vernon girls basketball team overwhelmed Dover on Thursday at Vernon High School. Amber Paulison contributed eight rebounds, and Victoria Gonzalez collected five steals for the Vikings, who jumped ahead 13-2 after one quarter and 27-4 by halftime.

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  13. Public Notice - City of Mount Vernon - 2/26/2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The City Council of the City of Mount Vernon will conduct a public hearing at 6:00 p.m., March 9, 2015 in the council chambers of City Hall, 109 N. Kaufman Street, Mount Vernon, Texas.

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  14. Public Notice - Public Hearing - City of Mount Vernon - 2/26/2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The City Council of the City of Mount Vernon will conduct a public hearing at 6:00 p.m., March 9, 2015 in the council chambers of City Hall, 109 N. Kaufman Street, Mount Vernon, Texas.

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  15. Public Notice - Bid Notice - City of Mount Vernon - 2/18/2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The City of Mount Vernon is accepting bids on property located on Grady Street. The property is parcel #12277 with the Franklin County Appraisal District, it is 100 ft X 150 feet and is 0.344 acres.

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  16. Kimble, FredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Newark Advocate

    Fred Kimble MOUNT VERNON: Fred Kimble, age, 80, a long-time resident of Mt. Vernon, went home to be with his Lord on February 20, 2015.

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  17. Vernon football coach resigns, citing health and family considerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Washington County News

    Veteran high school football coach Bobby Johns announced his resignation as football coach and athletic director at Vernon High School in a letter forwarded to various media outlets on Thursday morning. Johns coached the Yellow Jackets to an 11-2 record this season, losing to eventual state champion Port St. Joe in the Region 2-1A championship game.

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  18. Bobby John Explains His Departure From VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    It's official, Bobby Johns is out as the head coach at Vernon. We told you Wednesday the coach was likely going to voluntarily leave that job after two district titles in two seasons.

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  19. Man arrested after attacking police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KSWO

    ... in the area of Ridgeway Drive and Iowa Park Road. The officer recognized the vehicle as being possibly stolen from Vernon, Texas. The sole occupant was identified as Marvin Sharp, 27, and the vehicle came back confirmed as being stolen. The officer ...

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  20. Suspect Arrested for Assault on a Peace OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KAUZ

    On Wednesday morning, around 11 a.m., a patrol officer with the Wichita Falls Police Department observed a white 2014 Dodge 1500 pickup parked at a local car wash in the area of Ridgeway and Iowa Park Rd. The officer recognized the vehicle as a possible stolen vehicle that was reported out of Vernon, Texas. When the officer approached the vehicle, he found that it was occupied by one white male, who was later identified as 27-year-old Marvin Sharp.

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