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Softball players celebrated

Softball players celebrated

Senior members of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger soft...

FFA team advances to Nationals

FFA team advances to Nationals

Natalie Oud, Hylke Talsma, and Brandon Willims, me...

Customer appreciation

Customer appreciation

Larry Billings mans the grill to cook hot dogs at ...

Lady Tigers defeat Daingerfield, headed for post season

Lady Tigers defeat Daingerfield, headed for post season

Kara Hollingsworth (7) hops across the ball to rea...

Bank reports 500 at picnic

Bank reports 500 at picnic

Approximately 500 people attended the annual First...

News

Issues to be addressed in sewerline project

Homes built on top of large sewer collection lines are being discovered by the c...

Home destroyed

Home destroyed

Volunteer firefighters use a variety of tools to open a hole through which to sp...

Hood to speak at Day of Prayer event

Pastor G.W. Hood will be the guest speaker for Franklin County’s 2016 National D...

Van Craddock to present Historical Association program Monday

Van Craddock will present “East Texas: A Place Like Nowhere Else” as the program...

FFA team advances to Nationals

FFA team advances to Nationals

Natalie Oud, Hylke Talsma, and Brandon Willims, members of the Home Site Evaluat...

Long named Best Actor, public performance Saturday

Kaden Long was named Best Actor at the Regional One Act Play competition Thursda...

Sports

Tennis team competes at Regionals

Marshall Sweeden and Ally Nguyen, Mount Vernon High School tennis team members, ...

Boys golf wins district

Boys golf wins district

The Mount Vernon High School boys golf team earned first place at the District m...

Gamblin, Profitt named Anglers of the Year

Gamblin, Profitt named Anglers of the Year

Will Gamblin and Kaden Profitt, students at Mount Vernon High School, were named...

Features

Historical artwork

Historical artwork

This fireplace screen was recently donated to the Franklin County Historical Ass...

Band students honored at banquet

Band students honored at banquet

Awards and scholarships were presented at the annual Mount Vernon ISD Band Banqu...

Sulphur Bluff UIL

Sulphur Bluff UIL

Eleven Sulphur Bluff students earned the right to compete at the Regional UIL ev...

Customer appreciation

Customer appreciation

Larry Billings mans the grill to cook hot dogs at the Tom Scott Lumber Yard cust...

Tranquil Decoration Day set

The Tranquil Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting and decoration at...