The circus is coming to town March 25. This year, the Carson and Barnes Circus will help raise funds for the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse. There will be a 4:30 p.m. and a 7:30 p.m. performance at the Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse Arena on FM 115. Tickets are available at the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce office, from Amy Henderson at East Texas Medical Center, and from Sheriff’s Posse members. For more information, see the March 14 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.