Sat03252017

Last updateFri, 24 Mar 2017 5pm

Spring color

Spring color

The bright colors of Spring are popping out all ov...

Lady Tigers rack up six more wins last week

Lady Tigers rack up six more wins last week

Morgan Bennett crosses home plate just before the ...

Shattered dreams

Shattered dreams

Franklin County first responders tend to the victi...

Youth rodeo awards presented

Youth rodeo awards presented

An end of season award ceremony for Youth Rodeo pa...

Chitsey, Williams are Rotary  Students for March

Chitsey, Williams are Rotary Students for March

Jordan Chitsey and Brandon Williams were selected ...

News

Last chance for Fire Department Easter hams

The last day to order smoked hams from volunteers with the Mount Vernon Fire Dep...

Auction to benefit Dejah Saturday

An auction to aid Dejah Arnold’s family as she continues to battle leukemia has ...

Shattered dreams

Shattered dreams

Franklin County first responders tend to the victims of a mock head on collision...

Sports

Girls win Sulphur Springs golf tourney, boys second

The Mount Vernon High School girls golf team claimed first place at the Sulphur ...

All-Region, All-State honors announced for 2016-17 season

All-Region, All-State honors announced for 2016-17 season

Alissa Hill, Rylee Keys, and Sam Lowry were named to the Texas Girls Coaches Ass...

Registration open for 5K walk/run

Registration for the 5K Color Run / Walk set for Saturday, April 8 is underway n...

Rotary to draw for Trek bike

A $500 value Trek Ultra road bike will be given away by the Mount Vernon Rotary ...

Features

Coffee house, open-mic, art exhibit set March 25

Members of the Franklin County Arts Alliance and Lake Country Roasters will team...

Mudbug Madness tickets available

Tickets are now available for the Mudbug Madness event, set for Saturday, April ...

Marquardt earns academic recognition

Alexa Marquardt of Mount Vernon was among the 580 students to be named to the Pr...

Allelo is new White Oak District Executive for BSA

Allelo is new White Oak District Executive for BSA

Sam Allelo assumed duties as district executive of the newly aligned White Oak D...

Wildlife habitat seminar Saturday

A free Wildlife Habitat Improvement Seminar for area landowners will be  from 8 ...