Fri03242017

Last updateFri, 24 Mar 2017 5pm

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 ...

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

The Farmers Market on the downtown plaza has offic...

High Point Rider

High Point Rider

Hannah Penny, at right, with Coach Cathy Luse, was...

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

Tigers 2-1 at tourney, drop district opener

The Mount Vernon Tigers baseball team went 2-1 at the Quitman tournament last we...

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 ball reaches the Cooper catche...

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...

Chitsey, Williams are Rotary Students for March

Chitsey, Williams are Rotary  Students for March

Jordan Chitsey and Brandon Williams were selected as the Rotary Students of the ...

Wildlife habitat seminar Saturday

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

John Reeves named Photographer of Year

John Reeves named Photographer of Year

John Reeves was named  as the Photographer of the Year for the large weekly divi...