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Last updateFri, 26 May 2017 4pm

Senior class members entertain at slide show

Senior class members entertain at slide show

Students performed synchronized swimming to the Bl...

Amanda Tran, Ben Minter take top junior high honors

Amanda Tran, Ben Minter take top junior high honors

Amanda Tran and Benjamin Minter are the valedictor...

City council swearing in

City council swearing in

Jeff Briscoe, Kenneth Shelton, and Steve Hammons a...

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 Co...

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Mount Vernon High School senior Brynn Watson signe...

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...

Old Jail Inn discussions raise more questions

The discussion of the future of the historic 1912 Franklin County Jail was the t...

United Way applications due May 31, board members seated

Mark Hymer will serve as  the 2017-18 president of the United Way of Franklin Co...

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 ...

Lamar Award

Lamar Award

Saltillo High School seniors Selena Hernandez and Logan Camp were presented with...

Butterflies

Butterflies

Members of the Debbie Dunkel’s kindergarten grade class at Mount Vernon Elementa...

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...