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Last updateThu, 28 Apr 2016 1pm

Customer appreciation

Customer appreciation

Larry Billings mans the grill to cook hot dogs at ...

Lady Tigers defeat Daingerfield, headed for post season

Lady Tigers defeat Daingerfield, headed for post season

Kara Hollingsworth (7) hops across the ball to rea...

Bank reports 500 at picnic

Bank reports 500 at picnic

Approximately 500 people attended the annual First...

Tigers blank Daingerfield, tied for fourth in district

Tigers blank Daingerfield, tied for fourth in district

Kevi Evans dives under the ball to successfully re...

For whom the bell tolls? No one at this time

For whom the bell tolls? No one at this time

The bell in the clock above the Franklin County Co...

News

Issues to be addressed in sewerline project

Homes built on top of large sewer collection lines are being discovered by the c...

Home destroyed

Home destroyed

Volunteer firefighters use a variety of tools to open a hole through which to sp...

Van Craddock to present Historical Association program Monday

Van Craddock will present “East Texas: A Place Like Nowhere Else” as the program...

Applications sought for 2017 United Way funding

The United Way of Franklin County (UWFC) is accepting applications from qualifie...

FFA team advances to Nationals

FFA team advances to Nationals

Natalie Oud, Hylke Talsma, and Brandon Willims, members of the Home Site Evaluat...

Long named Best Actor, public performance Saturday

Kaden Long was named Best Actor at the Regional One Act Play competition Thursda...

Sports

Softball players celebrated

Softball players celebrated

Senior members of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team were celebrated in c...

Saltillo runners advance

Five Saltillo High School track team members are advancing to the Regional meet ...

Gamblin, Profitt named Anglers of the Year

Gamblin, Profitt named Anglers of the Year

Will Gamblin and Kaden Profitt, students at Mount Vernon High School, were named...

Features

Historical artwork

Historical artwork

This fireplace screen was recently donated to the Franklin County Historical Ass...

Sulphur Bluff UIL

Sulphur Bluff UIL

Eleven Sulphur Bluff students earned the right to compete at the Regional UIL ev...

Design an ad winners

Design an ad winners

Winners in the 24th annual Design An Ad program received trophies and ribbons at...

Customer appreciation

Customer appreciation

Larry Billings mans the grill to cook hot dogs at the Tom Scott Lumber Yard cust...

Tranquil Decoration Day set

The Tranquil Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting and decoration at...