Obituary

Beverly Compton

Beverly Jean Compton, of Centerburg, died late Sunday morning, Sept. 3, 2017, at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville, from complications due to a fall in her home a few days previously. She passed away peacefully, in the presence of loved ones. She was 83.

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Obituary

Dr. Donald Potts

Surrounded by his family and listening to the words of one of his favorite hymns, Dr. Donald Potts joined his beloved wife Juanita in their Heavenly home on Thursday, Aug. 31, following an extended illness.

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September 6, 2017

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News
Joshua Morrison/News Mount Vernon News photographer Virgil Shipley, Judy Divelbiss and Carolyn Grimm look closely at an entry in the Fredericktown Tomato Show Photography Show. The judges spent Tuesday afternoon pouring over the entries, discussing composition, clarity and exposure of the photographs. Class winners were selected and three best of show awards were picked.

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The 2017 Fredericktown Tomato Show kicked off with the judging of the Amateur Photography Contest, sponsored by the Mount Vernon News, on Tuesday afternoon.

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September 6, 2017

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