The Mount Vernon High School Colorguard was named National Champions for the second year in a row at the Marching Auxiliaries annual National Championship on March 20-21 at the Fort Worth Convention Center.
The Franklin County entities who conduct regular elections have scheduled a joint workshop to discuss creating a position for a shared elections administrator. The meeting is set for noon on Thursday, March 26 in the high school library.
Nearly 13,000 children enrolled in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund during its first annual enrollment period, Texas Comptroller Susan Combs announced earlier this week. More than $239 million in prepaid college tuition contracts were sold from Sept. 1, 2008, to Feb. 28, 2009.