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Burling, Gamblin are Rotary Students for February

Burling, Gamblin are Rotary Students for February

Bayleigh Burling and Will Gamblin were named as th...

BOC honors Hargrave, Rose, Fountain, and veterans of color

BOC honors Hargrave, Rose, Fountain, and veterans of color

The Black Onyx Club (BOC) honored Patricia Hargrav...

Tigers defeat Chisum

Tigers defeat Chisum

Mason Lowery brings the ball up the court for the ...

Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs

Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs

It was a fierce battle under the net at both ends ...

Local man dies from flu complications

Local man dies from flu complications

Franklin County authorities are stating that a loc...

News

House fire

House fire

Members of the South Franklin Volunteer Fire Department work to extinguish a fir...

Record restoration approved from designated civil fees

Apparent confusion over the use of technology funds led to a protracted presenta...

Annual meeting called for Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library  organization will conduct its annual membership meet...

Reception to honor Rosa Taylor Saturday

The Mount Vernon Rotary Club will honor Rosa Lee Crenshaw Taylor with the presen...

Academic UIL at Quitman

Academic UIL at Quitman

The Mount Vernon High School Academic UIL team competed Saturday, Feb. 10 at an ...

Advancing to State

Advancing to State

Twenty two members of the Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band have earned...

Sports

Team lifts at Winnsboro

Members of the Mount Vernon High School power lifting team placed sixth out of 1...

Tigers defeat Chisum

Tigers defeat Chisum

Mason Lowery brings the ball up the court for the Mount Vernon Tigers basketball...

Donkey basketball planned

A donkey basketball game has been planned for 6 p.m. March 5 in the Mount Vernon...

Features

Year of the Dog to be celebrated Saturday

Celebrating the Year of the Dog, the second annual Lunar New Year festival will ...

Shot clinic planned at MVISD campus

Members of the School Health Advisory Council will be hosts for an immunization ...

Kathleen Gekiere earns academic honor

Kathleen Gekiere earns academic honor

Kathleen Gekiere of Scroggins was named to the Dean’s List at Trinity University...

Red Cross information meeting this week

An information meeting for those who might be interested in becoming Red Cross v...

Olinger receives award in essay contest

Mark Olinger of Mount Vernon was among the recently announced award winners of t...