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Last updateFri, 16 Feb 2018 2pm

Burling, Gamblin are Rotary Students for February

Burling, Gamblin are Rotary Students for February

Bayleigh Burling and Will Gamblin were named as th...

BOC honors Hargrave, Rose, Fountain, and veterans of color

BOC honors Hargrave, Rose, Fountain, and veterans of color

The Black Onyx Club (BOC) honored Patricia Hargrav...

Tigers defeat Chisum

Tigers defeat Chisum

Mason Lowery brings the ball up the court for the ...

Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs

Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs

It was a fierce battle under the net at both ends ...

Local man dies from flu complications

Local man dies from flu complications

Franklin County authorities are stating that a loc...

News

House fire

House fire

Members of the South Franklin Volunteer Fire Department work to extinguish a fir...

Record restoration approved from designated civil fees

Apparent confusion over the use of technology funds led to a protracted presenta...

Annual meeting called for Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library  organization will conduct its annual membership meet...

Reception to honor Rosa Taylor Saturday

The Mount Vernon Rotary Club will honor Rosa Lee Crenshaw Taylor with the presen...

Academic UIL at Quitman

Academic UIL at Quitman

The Mount Vernon High School Academic UIL team competed Saturday, Feb. 10 at an ...

Advancing to State

Advancing to State

Twenty two members of the Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band have earned...

Sports

Tigers defeat Chisum

Tigers defeat Chisum

Mason Lowery brings the ball up the court for the Mount Vernon Tigers basketball...

Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs

Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs

It was a fierce battle under the net at both ends of the court, but the Mount Ve...

Donkey basketball planned

A donkey basketball game has been planned for 6 p.m. March 5 in the Mount Vernon...

Features

Year of the Dog to be celebrated Saturday

Celebrating the Year of the Dog, the second annual Lunar New Year festival will ...

Kathleen Gekiere earns academic honor

Kathleen Gekiere earns academic honor

Kathleen Gekiere of Scroggins was named to the Dean’s List at Trinity University...

Burling, Gamblin are Rotary Students for February

Burling, Gamblin are Rotary Students for February

Bayleigh Burling and Will Gamblin were named as the Rotary Students of the Month...

Olinger receives award in essay contest

Mark Olinger of Mount Vernon was among the recently announced award winners of t...

Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. Thursd...