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Herrera promoted to County Investigator

Herrera promoted to County Investigator

Leopoldo “Leo” Herrera has been promoted to County...

Tigers dominate Grand Saline, 50-21

Tigers dominate Grand Saline, 50-21

Tiger linebacker Cameron Woods (30) thwarted Grand...

Handicapable Rodeo a success

Handicapable Rodeo a success

A sea of volunteers stand at the ready to help par...

School district Backs the Blue

School district Backs the Blue

Staff and students from Mount Vernon ISD showed th...

Rural Yard of the Month

Rural Yard of the Month

The home of the Michael and Melissa Dunavant famil...

Mount Vernon Food & Wine Festival
CountryFest - Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain or Shine!

News

Remodeling of dispatch area authorized by commissioners

Remodeling of the service and 9-1-1 dispatch center at the Franklin County Law E...

Philhower announces resignation from water district board

Philhower announces resignation from water district board

Tim Philhower, Pct. 4 Director on the Franklin County Water District’s Board, an...

Major named as Texas Nurse Practitioner Preceptor of Year

Major named as Texas Nurse Practitioner Preceptor of Year

Sayda Marinela Major was named the Texas Nurse Practitioner Preceptor of the Yea...

Fall clean-ups to begin

The Fall clean-up efforts are set to begin for the City of Mount Vernon this wee...

School district Backs the Blue

School district Backs the Blue

Staff and students from Mount Vernon ISD showed their support for local law enfo...

Patrick, Williams crowned 2016 queen, king

Patrick, Williams crowned 2016 queen, king

McKay Patrick and Brandon Williams were crowned the 2016 homecoming queen and ki...

Sports

Lady Tigers start district with pair of victories

Lady Tigers start district with pair of victories

Alissa Hill reaches high to tap the ball over the net and above two Chisum playe...

Tigers dominate Grand Saline, 50-21

Tigers dominate Grand Saline, 50-21

Tiger linebacker Cameron Woods (30) thwarted Grand Saline’s quarterback Trent Ea...

Features

Explore the treasures of the local library

The Friends of the Franklin County Library invite the community to a Family Fun ...

Hay Show Saturday, October 1

The annual Mount Vernon / Saltillo Young Farmer’s Hay Show will be at 6:30 p.m. ...

Class of ‘54 and ‘55 to meet

The Mount Vernon High School classes of 1954 and 1955 are planning a joint class...

Stew Contest entry deadline approaches

 The deadline to enter the 32nd annual CountryFest Stew Cook-off is Friday, Octo...

Rural Yard of the Month

Rural Yard of the Month

The home of the Michael and Melissa Dunavant family, center, on Hwy. 37 just nor...