Ebenezer UMC celebrates 175 years

Ebenezer United Methodist Church will celebrate its 175-year anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 20. There will be a 10 a.m. church service, followed by a meal and anniversary party.
Although there is no record of the exact day, Ebenezer UMC was established in 1842, said Pastor Susan Stevens

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Joshua Morrison/News Students made their way off the bus at Pleasant Street Elementary on Thursday as the first official day of school started in Mount Vernon.

Back to School

Students made their way off the bus at Pleasant Street Elementary on Thursday as the first official day of school started in Mount Vernon.

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Joshua Morrison/News The Town and Country Garden Club awarded the City of Mount Vernon its annual beautification award for the planning and construction of the garden at the Cleveland, Akron & Columbus (CA&C) Depot, South Main Street in Mount Vernon. The Town and Country Garden Club cited the project’s innovative conservation and ecological friendly way to incorporate flowers, shrubs and trees into the plan. From left, Town and Country Garden members Susan Givens, Linda Ellis and Carole Tannehill presents Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis with a plaque. Also pictured is John and Deborah Edsall, landscape architects; David Carpenter, Parks Department; Lacie Blankenhorn, Development Services Manager; Jason and Gina Stillion, G&G Enterprises Complete Excavating Service; Brian Ball, City Engineer; and Kate Buirley, Shade Tree and Beautification Commission.

CA&C garden project feted

The Town and Country Garden Club awarded the City of Mount Vernon its annual beautification award for the planning and construction of the garden at the Cleveland, Akron & Columbus (CA&C) Depot, South Main Street in Mount Vernon.

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