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School district Backs the Blue

School district Backs the Blue

Staff and students from Mount Vernon ISD showed th...

Rural Yard of the Month

Rural Yard of the Month

The home of the Michael and Melissa Dunavant famil...

Sumrow, Hedges are Rotary Students for September

Sumrow, Hedges are Rotary Students for September

Shalynn Sumrow and Zach Hedges were named the Rota...

Yard of the Month for September

Yard of the Month for September

The home of Kris White and Jessica Letot, center, ...

High school team first at Bob Sandlin

High school team first at Bob Sandlin

The Franklin County Bass Fishing Team hit the wate...

Mount Vernon Food & Wine Festival
CountryFest - Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain or Shine!

News

Backing the Blue

Backing the Blue

Franklin County Sheriff Ricky Jones, center, along with several other officers, ...

Herrera promoted to County Investigator

Herrera promoted to County Investigator

Leopoldo “Leo” Herrera has been promoted to County Investigator with the Frankli...

Fall clean-ups to begin

The Fall clean-up efforts are set to begin for the City of Mount Vernon this wee...

Handicapable Rodeo a success

Handicapable Rodeo a success

A sea of volunteers stand at the ready to help participants during the during th...

School district Backs the Blue

School district Backs the Blue

Staff and students from Mount Vernon ISD showed their support for local law enfo...

Patrick, Williams crowned 2016 queen, king

Patrick, Williams crowned 2016 queen, king

McKay Patrick and Brandon Williams were crowned the 2016 homecoming queen and ki...

Sports

Lady Tigers start district with pair of victories

Lady Tigers start district with pair of victories

Alissa Hill reaches high to tap the ball over the net and above two Chisum playe...

Tigers dominate Grand Saline, 50-21

Tigers dominate Grand Saline, 50-21

Tiger linebacker Cameron Woods (30) thwarted Grand Saline’s quarterback Trent Ea...

Features

Explore the treasures of the local library

The Friends of the Franklin County Library invite the community to a Family Fun ...

Hay Show Saturday, October 1

The annual Mount Vernon / Saltillo Young Farmer’s Hay Show will be at 6:30 p.m. ...

Class of ‘54 and ‘55 to meet

The Mount Vernon High School classes of 1954 and 1955 are planning a joint class...

Stew Contest entry deadline approaches

 The deadline to enter the 32nd annual CountryFest Stew Cook-off is Friday, Octo...

Rural Yard of the Month

Rural Yard of the Month

The home of the Michael and Melissa Dunavant family, center, on Hwy. 37 just nor...