Fri07012016

Last updateFri, 01 Jul 2016 4pm

Ribbon cutting

Ribbon cutting

Mellisa, Micahel, Katelyn, Brandon, and Kalie Duna...

Bell, Fountain receive Heritage Scholarship

Bell, Fountain receive Heritage Scholarship

Elexis Fountain receives her scholarship from Jama...

4-H rider

4-H rider

Franklin County 4-H’er Hannah Penny took Luke Yeag...

Academic All-State

Academic All-State

Jamie Seawright, Kara Hollingsworth, and Savannah ...

Boys 8U team advances to state

Boys 8U team advances to state

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

News

Reimbursement grants to fund safety, risk items

Two grants totaling $18,337 from the Texas Association of Counties for Risk Cont...

McFeely gets life

McFeely gets life

Patrick Lynn McFeely was found guilty by a jury and was sentenced by the judge t...

Fish fry

Fish fry

Claudia and Larry Bales, at right, work their way through the serving line at th...

Distinguished Service Award honors historical commission

Distinguished Service Award honors historical commission

The Texas Historical Commission has recognized the Franklin County Historical Co...

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

Film class set at arts center

Brad Maule will be teaching a film class for the Franklin County Arts Alliance f...

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...

Prepare pet turtles for Alamo’s derby

Set up the tiny treadmills and concoct a work out regimen to prepare your pet tu...

Fireworks on the lake Saturday

The 19th annual display of fireworks over Lake Cypress Springs will be Saturday ...