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Last updateTue, 22 Aug 2017 4pm

Rep. Ratcliffe visits

Rep. Ratcliffe visits

U.S. Representative for House District 4 John Ratc...

McKayla Doolittle is Junior Miss Mount Vernon 2017

McKayla Doolittle is Junior Miss Mount Vernon 2017

McKayla Doolittle was crowned Junior Miss Mount Ve...

Jammin’ on the square

Jammin’ on the square

Jimmy Herrera had plenty of jams and jellies for s...

Gracee Damron is Miss Mount Vernon 2017

Gracee Damron is Miss Mount Vernon 2017

Gracee Damron was crowned Miss Mount Vernon 2017 a...

Ed Snow to speak to Rotary Club

Ed Snow to speak to Rotary Club

Ed Snow, a highly decorated WWII and Korean War pa...

News

Some laws already in effect after regular Legislative session

One hundred and fifty-four bills became law without the signature of  the Texas ...

Variance granted for the Holbrook Bed & Breakfast

A variance from the current R-3 residential zoning was granted to Paul Macias fo...

Lilly Ann Ellis is Little Miss Mount Vernon 2017

Lilly Ann Ellis is Little Miss Mount Vernon 2017

Lilly Ann Ellis was crowned Little Miss Mount Vernon at the 49th annual Miss Mou...

Kaleigh Copeland is Petite Miss Mount Vernon 2017

Kaleigh Copeland is Petite Miss Mount Vernon 2017

Kaleigh Copeland was crowned Petite Miss Mount Vernon at the 49th annual Miss Mo...

Eleven new faces join Winfield ISD

Eleven new faces join Winfield ISD

Eleven new faces will greet students as they return to class at Winfield ISD nex...

School district files criminal complaint against Dunavant

Mount Vernon ISD Superintendent Dr. Gregg Weiss, on behalf of the district, has ...

Sports

Freshman team wins first two games

The freshman Lady Tiger volleyball team started their 2017 season with a pair of...

Tigers to scrimmage at Canton Friday

The Tiger football teams will travel to Canton to scrimmage against the Eagles o...

Agility test

Agility test

Shane Rose leaps an obstacle as he works his way through an agility test during ...

Angels at Nationals

Angels at Nationals

The Franklin County Angels All-Star softball team represented Texas at the Natio...

Features

Gala dinner, opening season concert tickets now available

Advance tickets to the Mount Vernon Music’s August 26 Gala featuring the Austin-...

Rodeo and parade set for Labor Day Weekend

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

Safety is stressed for drivers and pedestrians

Classes begin at area schools on Monday, August 21, and parents, drivers, and st...

Courtesy Corps

Courtesy Corps

MVHS students Harlie Robertson, Madyson Caldwell, Lauren Rhea, Karlee Fielden, a...

Villareal to speak at Genealogy on Monday

 Becky Villareal will be the quest speaker for the Franklin County Genealogical ...

Jammin’ on the square

Jammin’ on the square

Jimmy Herrera had plenty of jams and jellies for sale at the Farmers Market duri...