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Jacksonville princess

Jacksonville princess

Whitney Ashley, a fifth grade student at Mount Ver...

South Franklin VFD converts excess military vehicle with $20,000 grant

South Franklin VFD converts excess military vehicle with $20,000 grant

The South Franklin County Volunteer Fire Departmen...

14U Lady Tigers undefeated at Hallsville tournament

14U Lady Tigers undefeated at Hallsville tournament

The Franklin County 14 and under Lady Tiger Softba...

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships

Four Mount Vernon High School graduating seniors w...

Alamo Mission becomes a Lowe’s Heroes project

Alamo Mission becomes a Lowe’s Heroes project

It was like an army of ants had descended upon the...

News

Eleven sentenced, three serve time in NETO fraud cases

Eleven former employees of Northeast Texas Opportunities, Inc. (NETO) have now e...

TxDOT to work on I-30

According to Franklin County Sheriff Ricky Jones, TxDOT will begin construction ...

Army of builders

Army of builders

U. M. ARMY members from the First United Methodist Church of Van Alstyne replace...

United Way allocations hearings next Wednesday

The annual series of allocation hearings for the Franklin County United Way is s...

BILDuP Partnership formed by Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD

BILDuP Partnership formed by Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD

Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD have joined in a partnership to educate students on ...

Sports

T-ball team advances to Regionals

T-ball team advances to Regionals

The six and under Franklin County T-ball All-Star team has earned the right to a...

14U Lady Tigers undefeated at Hallsville tournament

14U Lady Tigers undefeated at Hallsville tournament

The Franklin County 14 and under Lady Tiger Softball team went undefeated at a t...

Features

Alphin graduates

Jace Alphin of Mount Vernon graduated from College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout,...

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships

Four Mount Vernon High School graduating seniors were awarded Heritage Scholarsh...

Library friends to provide magic show

The Friends of the Franklin County Library will present a magic show featuring J...

Annual Turtle Derby planned

The 11th annual Turtle Derby has been set for Saturday, July 8 at 6:30 p.m. at t...