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Last updateFri, 28 Apr 2017 12pm

Big catch

Big catch

Katie Smith, age 10, reels in her second fish of t...

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Members of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce...

Smoked hams

Smoked hams

It was a family affair as spouses and children pit...

“Elvis” entertains at the Alamo Mission Museum, chili winners announced

“Elvis” entertains at the Alamo Mission Museum, chili winners announced

Elvis impersonator Donnie Pyle was the main attrac...

Logan honored at Texas Tech

Logan honored at Texas Tech

Madilyne Marie Logan has been honored with members...

News

City to request joint meeting with Commissioners Court

The Mount Vernon City Council will ask for a joint meeting with members of the F...

Budget overrun, new development announced

Rising costs for indigent health care and a proposed new residential development...

Council proposes truck route to TxDOT

A direct east west truck route to limit through truck traffic turning in and aro...

Smoked hams

Smoked hams

It was a family affair as spouses and children pitched in to help as the Mount V...

Williams accepted to Air Force Academy

Williams accepted to Air Force Academy

Mount Vernon High School senior Brandon Williams was presented with a letter of ...

Kindergarten, pre-k students need to pre-register for school

Parents are urged to pre-register their kindergarten and pre-kindergarten studen...

Sports

Track team sending 11 to regionals

Track team sending 11 to regionals

The Mount Vernon High School boys and girls track teams competed at the Area mee...

Winning pitcher

Winning pitcher

Carson Collvins hurls the ball toward home plate as the Tigers defeat Chisum 11-...

Color run

Color run

Morgan Lowery runs through a cloud of paint as he participates in the Color Fun ...

Tough competition at bulls, broncs event

Tough competition at bulls, broncs event

Kason McCrae rides a steer in the junior bulls event. The bulls mostly won at th...

Features

Logan honored at Texas Tech

Logan honored at Texas Tech

Madilyne Marie Logan has been honored with membership into the International Dea...

Multi-class reunion set

The Mount Vernon High School classes of 1975, 1976 and 1977 are planning a joint...

Fish fry set at Masonic Lodge

Members of the Mount Vernon Order of the Eastern Star will be hosts for a fish f...

Big catch

Big catch

Katie Smith, age 10, reels in her second fish of the day during the annual Kid F...