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Locke celebrates 100th year

Locke celebrates 100th year

Velma Locke celebrated her 100th birthday on Sunda...

Teague retires

Teague retires

Michael Teague was honored with a dinner Monday, A...

Book launch party

Book launch party

James and Debbie Murphy accept a copy of Montgomer...

Mount Vernon ISD welcomes 33 new teachers for 2017-18

Mount Vernon ISD welcomes 33 new teachers for 2017-18

Thirty-three new faces were introduced at Mount Ve...

Lone Star Degree

Lone Star Degree

Kris Siddens received the Lone Star Degree at the ...

News

Pageant grosses $16,000 for Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

Pageant grosses $16,000 for Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

Gracee Damron was crowned as the 2017 Miss Mount Vernon during the 49th annual p...

Capers launches new book

A launch party to celebrate the release of Frankie Capers’ latest children’s sto...

Meal programs continue, cafeteria rates rise slightly

Mount Vernon ISD will participate in the free and reduced-price meals program ag...

Teague retires

Teague retires

Michael Teague was honored with a dinner Monday, Aug. 7 upon his retirement afte...

Sports

Middle school football equipment to be issued

The Mount Vernon Middle School coaches will be issuing equipment to football pla...

Meet the Tigers Tuesday night

The annual Meet the Tigers celebration has been set for Tuesday, August 15 at 8 ...

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

Book launch party

Book launch party

James and Debbie Murphy accept a copy of Montgomery House signed by author Katie...

MMV Pageant Friday, Saturday

MMV Pageant Friday, Saturday

The 49th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant has attracted 41 girls see...

Courtesy Corps

Courtesy Corps

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

UT-Tyler announces Spring honor students

Ten local area residents were among the 570 students named to the President’s Ho...

MOM meeting Thursday

The MOM (Ministering Our Military) support group will have its monthly meeting a...

Reynolds’ 90th birthday reception will be Aug. 19

Reynolds’ 90th birthday reception will be Aug. 19

Edson Reynolds will be honored with a reception to celebrate his 90th birthday f...