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Allen, Goldsmith take top honors at Sulphur Bluff High School

Allen, Goldsmith take top honors at Sulphur Bluff High School

Katelyn Nicole Allen and Jaden Goldsmith will grad...

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Six varsity Tiger baseball players have received A...

Jorge Lopez to speak at graduation

Jorge Lopez to speak at graduation

Jorge (George) Lopez will serve as the guest speak...

Gallegos, Castro are top graduates at Saltillo High School

Gallegos, Castro are top graduates at Saltillo High School

Ana Margarita Gallegos will graduate as valedictor...

Melendez, Roman take top honors at Winfield ISD

Melendez, Roman take top honors at Winfield ISD

Elizabeth Melendez and Max Roman are the valedicto...

News

Chamber event bill pulled from payment

A bill for up to $15,000 in Franklin County Hotel Occupancy Tax  (HOT) funds was...

City, county conduct meeting, seek mutual aid relationship

City, county conduct meeting, seek mutual aid relationship

The City of Mount Vernon’s Council and Franklin County Commissioners Court membe...

City council swearing in

City council swearing in

Jeff Briscoe, Kenneth Shelton, and Steve Hammons are administered the oath of of...

Memorial Day flag retirement Monday

The Mount Vernon American Legion Post 243 will sponsor a Memorial Day and flag r...

Sports

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Six varsity Tiger baseball players have received All-District honors for 16-3A.

Whitfield, Deleon, Bennett receive top All-District honors

Whitfield, Deleon, Bennett receive top All-District honors

The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team grabbed their share of 13-3A All-Distr...

Youth league ends season

The Franklin County Youth Baseball and Softball Association will have closing ce...

Record fish

Record fish

Colby Lindley set the youth record at Lake Bob Sandlin after catching this 2.3 p...

Features

“Meet-up” for music lovers set

Members of Mount Vernon Music have planned the organization’s first community “M...

Library plans a teen photo scavenger hunt

The Franklin County Library is sponsoring a Photo Scavenger Hunt for youth ages ...

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Mount Vernon High School senior Brynn Watson signed a letter of intent on Monday...

Lamar Award

Lamar Award

Mount Vernon High School seniors Elizabeth Stone and Cameron Greenberg were pres...

Preservation Prowl Saturday

The Mount Vernon Main Street Association volunteers will be sponsoring a Preserv...

Lodge open house planned Saturday

Members of the Mount Vernon Masonic Lodge #691 will be hosts for an open house f...