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Last updateTue, 28 Jun 2016 6pm

Boys 8U team advances to state

Boys 8U team advances to state

The Franklin County eight and under boys All-Star ...

Romines resigns, Greer resumes CEO role

Romines resigns, Greer resumes CEO role

Garry Romines announced his resignation as Preside...

Boys T-ball team advances to region

Boys T-ball team advances to region

The Franklin County six and under T-ball All-Star ...

Proposal to reduce staff riles teachers, citizens

Proposal to reduce staff riles teachers, citizens

A larger than normal crowd attended the Mount Vern...

Adoption ceremony attracts attention Saturday afternoon

Adoption ceremony attracts attention Saturday afternoon

It was a biker invasion of the best kind as about ...

News

Board meeting uneventful

The June meeting of the Franklin County Water District’s Board of Directors was ...

Rural rail district working to preserve rail for better economy

The Northeast Texas Rural Rail Transportation District (NETEX) staff and board a...

Independents Week celebration being organized

Independents Week is an annual campaign to engage local independent businesses a...

Adoption ceremony attracts attention Saturday afternoon

Adoption ceremony attracts attention Saturday afternoon

It was a biker invasion of the best kind as about 60 members of area chapters of...

Board wrestles with projected budget deficit

Mount Vernon ISD School Board members participated in a budget workshop prior to...

Proposal to reduce staff riles teachers, citizens

Proposal to reduce staff riles teachers, citizens

A larger than normal crowd attended the Mount Vernon ISD school board meeting on...

Sports

Academic All-State

Academic All-State

Jamie Seawright, Kara Hollingsworth, and Savannah Young were named to the Texas ...

Boys 8U team advances to state

Boys 8U team advances to state

The Franklin County eight and under boys All-Star baseball team has earned the r...

Boys T-ball team advances to region

Boys T-ball team advances to region

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

Features

Gospel concert

Gospel concert

The Lannings, Jim Lanning, Patience Lanning Rushing, and Christine Lanning,  per...

Children’s concert

Children’s concert

More than 120 people attended the free concert at Mount Vernon Music on Monday, ...

Music scholarship awards announced to area students

The Mount Vernon Music Betty Whitlock Scholarship fund provided $3,000 in schola...

Bell, Fountain receive Heritage Scholarship

Bell, Fountain receive Heritage Scholarship

Elexis Fountain receives her scholarship from Jamaal Hargrave. She and Destiny B...

Ribbon cutting

Ribbon cutting

Mellisa, Micahel, Katelyn, Brandon, and Kalie Dunavant  of DBUG Pest Control cel...

Farm Service Agency seeks nominations

United States Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committ...