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Presley McCormick is Petite Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Presley McCormick is Petite Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Presley McCormick was crowned Petite Miss Mount Ve...

Kamryn Mears is Young Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Kamryn Mears is Young Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Kamryn Mears was crowned Young Miss Mount Vernon a...

Lady Tigers start 2016 season  with win, tourney championship

Lady Tigers start 2016 season with win, tourney championship

Madisen Hatch tips the ball toward the net for the...

Madyson Caldwell is Junior Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Madyson Caldwell is Junior Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Madyson Caldwell was crowned Junior Miss Mount Ver...

Tigers to scrimmage at Edgewood Friday

Tigers to scrimmage at Edgewood Friday

Taylor Ibarra attempts to make a one-handed catch ...

News

Roycroft pleads guilty in stepson’s death, gets life sentence

Roycroft pleads guilty in stepson’s death, gets life sentence

Christie Lynn Roycroft, age 30 of Mount Vernon, was sentenced to life without th...

Disinfecting of water lines to continue

The City of Mount Vernon is into its first week of a routine chemical cleaning o...

Rodeo and parade set Labor Day Weekend

Members of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse will be hosts for the annual Labo...

Tara Richard is Little Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Tara Richard is Little  Miss Mount Vernon 2016

Tara Richard was crowned Little Miss Mount Vernon at the 48th annual Miss Mount ...

Nine new faces join Winfield ISD

Nine new faces greeted students as they returned to class at Winfield ISD this w...

Mount Vernon ISD will no longer stock over the counter meds

New this year, Mount Vernon ISD will no longer stock over the counter medication...

Sports

JV volleyball teams split games with New Boston

The JV White volleyball team defeated New Boston, but the JV Purple volleyball t...

Lady Tigers start 2016 season with win, tourney championship

Lady Tigers start 2016 season  with win, tourney championship

Madisen Hatch tips the ball toward the net for the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers voll...

Soccer try-outs Tuesday, Thursday

Try-outs for the Franklin County Soccer Association will be Tuesday, August 23 a...

Sweetees are runners up at World Series

Sweetees are runners up at World Series

The Franklin County Sweetees all star softball team competed in the Championship...

Features

Pageant both Friday, Saturday

Pageant both Friday, Saturday

The 48th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant has attracted 50 girls see...

Safety is stressed for drivers and pedestrians

Classes begin at area schools on Monday, August 22, and parents, drivers, and st...

Kick-off set for CHEMPA group

The annual Kick-Off Party for CHEMPA, the Christian Home Educators of the Mount ...

Rural Beauty Spot

Rural Beauty Spot

The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce honored the home of Jean Piefer on FM 90...

City approves ice skating rink on Scott Street

Approval was given by the Mount Vernon City Council in their regular August meet...