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Tigers to face Kemp in Area playoff

Tigers to face Kemp in Area playoff

Tiger quarterback Kason Pletcher (10) rears back t...

Merry Christmas pageant titles awarded

Merry Christmas pageant titles awarded

Asja Gadlin, Madyson Caldwell, Kadance Carroll, an...

NTCC scholarships

NTCC scholarships

Thomas and April Bliss recently presented Nita May...

Ribbon cutting

Ribbon cutting

Michael and Jeannie Martell with MJM Painting cele...

Thankful Community Harvest

Thankful Community Harvest

Trystan Burton and Josh Poellien post the U.S. Fla...

Mount Vernon Optic-Herald Photo Contest
Mount Vernon Optic-Herald Photo Contest

News

“Christmasland” opens Friday, Nov. 24

The Alan Screws family will open their “Christmasland - the North Pole of Texas”...

Merry Christmas pageant titles awarded

Merry Christmas pageant titles awarded

Asja Gadlin, Madyson Caldwell, Kadance Carroll, and Claire Rutledge were crowned...

School employees receive extra stipend

Mount Vernon ISD surprised employees with announcement of an unplanned stipend p...

School earns perfect FIRST score, again

Members of the Mount Vernon ISD school board heard a report that the district ea...

Sports

Lady Tigers find success at tournament

Lady Tigers find success at tournament

Annie Coffey (3) shoots for the Lady Tigers. The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity...

Tigers to face Kemp in Area playoff

Tigers to face Kemp in Area playoff

Tiger quarterback Kason Pletcher (10) rears back to let loose a 22 yard pass  to...

Features

Jeopardy! Mount Vernon will be part of United Way show

Jeopardy! Mount Vernon will be part of the “Seriously Funny Variety Show” being ...

Christmas festival fun planned downtown

A variety of activities are being planned for the Christmas season in downtown M...

Clinton named NTCC prexy finalist

Clinton named NTCC prexy finalist

Dr. Ron Clinton has been named the sole finalist to become the next president of...

Are you a Super Fan?

Are you a Super Fan?

Denni Steward and Billy Chamness made a pact after the third football game of th...

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

This Happy Thanksgiving scene can be viewed in the front yard of the Geney home ...

Ribbon cutting

Ribbon cutting

Michael and Jeannie Martell with MJM Painting celebrated joining the Franklin Co...