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  • Highland sophomore James Hubbard runs his leg of the boys 4x800 finals in the Division II regional track and field championships at Lexington High School on Thursday. Hubbard, along with Logan Ebersole, Josh Irvin and Kevin Jones, finished 14th. style=

    Highland well-represented at regionals

    Highland sophomore James Hubbard runs his leg of the boys 4x800 finals in the Division II regional track and field championships at Lexington High School on Thursday. Hubbard, along with Logan Ebersole, Josh Irvin and Kevin Jones, finished 14th. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • The Willow Works greenhouse on Vernonview Drive has a selection of plants for your garden. Thursday, Ginny Crandall of Mount Vernon was shopping for herbs, among other plants, for her small garden. She shops several times a year at Willow Works. style=

    It’s garden time

    The Willow Works greenhouse on Vernonview Drive has a selection of plants for your garden. Thursday, Ginny Crandall of Mount Vernon was shopping for herbs, among other plants, for her small garden. She shops several times a year at Willow Works. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Mount Vernon Middle School sixth-grader Marshall Smith recently completed a food and money collection drive to aid the tornado victims in Moore, Okla. Pictured are, from left, Hibbett Sports gift card winner Tyler Wyatt, guidance counselor Ben Sanders and Marshall. style=

    Helping out storm victims

    Mount Vernon Middle School sixth-grader Marshall Smith recently completed a food and money collection drive to aid the tornado victims in Moore, Okla. Pictured are, from left, Hibbett Sports gift card winner Tyler Wyatt, guidance counselor Ben Sanders and Marshall. (Photo by Alan Reed)

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  • This new concrete box beam bridge on Sycamore Road was completed two weeks ago. The beams were made by PreCast Service Inc. of Mount Vernon. It replaces a cement slab bridge built in 1940 by the WPA (Works Progress Administration) that was badly deteriorated. style=

    Bridge gets replaced

    This new concrete box beam bridge on Sycamore Road was completed two weeks ago. The beams were made by PreCast Service Inc. of Mount Vernon. It replaces a cement slab bridge built in 1940 by the WPA (Works Progress Administration) that was badly deteriorated. (Photo by Virgil Shipley)

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  • Highland Scots’ Shawn Beltz competes in the boys 300-meter hurdles at the Division II regional track and field meet at Lexington High School on Thursday. Beltz finished seventh to qualify for the finals. style=

    Highland well-represented at regionals

    Highland Scots’ Shawn Beltz competes in the boys 300-meter hurdles at the Division II regional track and field meet at Lexington High School on Thursday. Beltz finished seventh to qualify for the finals. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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