Wed06282017

Last updateWed, 28 Jun 2017 3pm

Handicapable donation

Handicapable donation

Bill Germann, far left, and David Allen, far right...

Darlings headed to State tourney

Darlings headed to State tourney

The eight and under Darlings All-Star softball tea...

T-ball team advances to Regionals

T-ball team advances to Regionals

The six and under Franklin County T-ball All-Star ...

Army of builders

Army of builders

U. M. ARMY members from the First United Methodist...

BILDuP Partnership formed by Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD

BILDuP Partnership formed by Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD

Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD have joined in a partn...

News

Powerful collision

Powerful collision

First responders work to extract an 18 wheeler driver from the crushed cab of hi...

Collections sought for almost $65,000 in revolving loans

Franklin County Commissioners Court members moved forward in attempting to colle...

Pageant sign-up deadline July 28

The deadline to sign-up as a contestant in the 49th annual Miss Mount Vernon Sch...

Fireworks on the lake set for next week

The 20th annual fireworks over Lake Cypress Springs will be Saturday night, July...

District merges Junior High and Intermediate campuses

Mount Vernon ISD will be merging the Intermediate and Junior High campuses for t...

BILDuP Partnership formed by Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD

BILDuP Partnership formed by Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD

Lowe’s and Mount Vernon ISD have joined in a partnership to educate students on ...

Sports

All-stars play in 8U district tourney

All-stars play in 8U district tourney

The eight and under coach pitch Franklin County All-star baseball team competed ...

Darlings headed to State tourney

Darlings headed to State tourney

The eight and under Darlings All-Star softball team were set to play in Champion...

Features

Pottery demos

Pottery demos

Jerry Boyd talks with visitors at a recent Farmers Market as he begins creating ...

Origami class set at CAC

A free origami class will be offered by the Franklin County Arts Alliance from 1...

Chitsey receives scholarship

Chitsey receives scholarship

Jordan Chitsey, a 2017 graduate of Mount Vernon High School, has been selected t...

Spring President’s and Dean’s Lists announced

Tyler Junior College has recognized 1,350 students named to the president’s and ...

Liberty Cemetery Memorial Day set

The annual Memorial Day service at the Liberty Cemetery will be at 10 a.m. Sunda...

Library friends to provide magic show

The Friends of the Franklin County Library will present a magic show featuring J...