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November 15, 2013

Independent Silver Band holds concert

MT. VERNON — —

The Independent Silver Band held a special free concert Thursday night at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Vernon. The show featured Master Sgt. Jay Niepoetter, a clarinetist with “The President's Own” United States Marine Band. The Independent Silver Band performs throughout the region. It replicates the sound and look of the original ISB group, which existed in Mt. Vernon between 1884 and 1889.

 

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    Mrs. Harlan's seventh grade students at Opdyke-Belle Rive Grade School displayed their projects at in the gymnasium of the OBR during the science fair on Wednesday. The students participated in the fair as part of their science grade. Students and staff were encouraged check out each display and ask questions about the experiments. Some of the projects included conducting electricity from lemons, bubble gum flavors that lasted the longest and which soil grew soy beans the best.

    In the name of science

    Mrs. Harlan's seventh grade students at Opdyke-Belle Rive Grade School displayed their projects at in the gymnasium of the OBR during the science fair on Wednesday. The students participated in the fair as part of their science  grade. Students and staff were encouraged check out each display and ask questions about the experiments. Some of the projects included conducting electricity from lemons, bubble gum flavors that lasted the longest and which soil grew soy beans the best.

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