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Last updateMon, 05 Dec 2016 10am

Christmas parade Friday, holiday activities planned

The annual Christmas parade will kick off holiday ...

Swan appointed to water district’s board of directors

Swan appointed to water district’s board of directors

Garold Edgar “Gary” Swan who lives in the Tall Tre...

Heifer project

Heifer project

Destiny Barron and her heifer, Heidi, earned secon...

Headed to state

Headed to state

Cynthia Castillo, a student at Mount Vernon Junior...

Turkey bowling

Turkey bowling

First grade student Jaylee Weaver rolls a frozen t...

News

Council tables request from Mobilitie

The Mount Vernon City Council tabled or took no action on four out of six items ...

County issues contracts on utility district grants

Franklin County Commissioners Court members approved contracts with Amazing Gran...

“Ladies Night Out” planned for December 8

The sixth annual “Ladies Night Out” shopping extravaganza will be Thursday, Dece...

Angel numbers up, Christmas Store next week

The number of Angels needing adoption is up from this time last year, according ...

Junior high students selected for All-Region Band

Junior high students selected for All-Region Band

Mount Vernon Junior High (MVJH) Band students tried out for the All-Region Band ...

Headed to state

Headed to state

Cynthia Castillo, a student at Mount Vernon Junior High, placed first at the Dis...

Sports

Lady Tigers defeat Mesquite Poteet

Lady Tigers defeat Mesquite Poteet

Samantha Lowry (11) splits two opponents on her way to a lay up for the Mount Ve...

Lady Tigers second at tourney, defeat Liberty Eylau

Lady Tigers second at tourney, defeat Liberty Eylau

Lady Tiger Annie Coffey (3) dribbles around a Mount Pleasant player in the semi-...

Features

Franklin Follies debuts Saturday

The curtain will part for the  Eye of the Beholder production presented by the F...

Reception to honor Stinson drawings

A brunch reception will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 2 to honor David Stins...

Turkey bowling

Turkey bowling

First grade student Jaylee Weaver rolls a frozen turkey during the annual Turkey...

Turkey talk

Turkey talk

First grade students at Mount Vernon Elementary School got an up close and perso...

Heifer project

Heifer project

Destiny Barron and her heifer, Heidi, earned second in class and won junior show...

SAFE-T Agency offers training sessions

SAFE-T is offering training sessions each month to complete a 40 hour Sexual Ass...