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Mount Vernon News November 12, 2012

Veterans honored at Mount Vernon ceremony

MOUNT VERNON -- Veterans deserve to be thanked and honored for their service and nothing we say can be thanks enough, Kevin Henthorn said during the Veterans Day ceremony Sunday on Public Square.

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Columbia students send card 'salute'to area veterans

MOUNT VERNON -- Each year, all the students at Columbia Elementary School participate in a Veterans Day project to create cards for veterans.

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Auxiliary raises money for children's Christmas gifts

MOUNT VERNON -- The 10th Annual AMVETS Post 95 Auxiliary Auction was held Saturday at the AMVETS Post 95 Recreation Center.

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Giving thanks to those who served

FREDERICKTOWN -- "Veterans Day is not to be confused with Memorial Day,"Bob Vernon, commander of Fredericktown American Legion Post 500 said on Saturday.

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Winter Sanctuary now open in Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON -- Those in need of a warm, safe place to stay overnight now have a local refuge during the winter months.

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No court date set for Curtis Inn owners

MOUNT VERNON -- When the Mount Vernon Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal's Office inspected the Curtis Inn, they compiled a list of 84 violations and ordered most of the facility closed down.

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Centerburg man killed in accident

MARENGO -- A Centerburg man died in a motorcycle crash in Morrow County on Saturday.

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