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Last updateThu, 27 Apr 2017 4pm

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...

Hohenberger honored with Masonic award

Hohenberger honored with Masonic award

Cade Hohenberger was recently honored with the Com...

Biggest loser

Biggest loser

Stephen Newton was name the Biggest Loser in the F...

News

Missing Arkansas child found in Franklin County

Franklin County Sheriff, Ricky Jones reported that he and his deputies assisted ...

District looking into spillway restoration cost

Carollo Engineers, Inc. has been authorized to do an hydraulic analysis to deter...

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...

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

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

School board convenes for special meeting

Members of the Mount Vernon School Board of Trustees convened for a special call...

Sports

Winning pitcher

Winning pitcher

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

Tennis team competes at Regionals

Members of the Mount Vernon High School tennis team participated in the Regional...

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...

Big catch

Big catch

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

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Members of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon cutting a...