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Williams accepted to Air Force Academy

Williams accepted to Air Force Academy

Mount Vernon High School senior Brandon Williams w...

Winning pitcher

Winning pitcher

Carson Collvins hurls the ball toward home plate a...

Shut out

Shut out

Michayla Deleon pitched the final two innings as t...

Big catch

Big catch

Katie Smith, age 10, reels in her second fish of t...

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting

Members of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce...

News

City to request joint meeting with Commissioners Court

The Mount Vernon City Council will ask for a joint meeting with members of the F...

Budget overrun, new development announced

Rising costs for indigent health care and a proposed new residential development...

More volunteers needed for “Paint our Town” project

Volunteers are still needed for the annual “Paint Our Town” project. A total of ...

Council proposes truck route to TxDOT

A direct east west truck route to limit through truck traffic turning in and aro...

FCCLA officers named for coming year

FCCLA officers named for coming year

Officers for the 2017-2018 school year were announced during the annual FCCLA Ba...

Williams accepted to Air Force Academy

Williams accepted to Air Force Academy

Mount Vernon High School senior Brandon Williams was presented with a letter of ...

Sports

Saltillo runners advance to region

The Saltillo High School boys and girls track teams competed at the Area meet on...

Track team sending 11 to regionals

Track team sending 11 to regionals

The Mount Vernon High School boys and girls track teams competed at the Area mee...

Color run

Color run

Morgan Lowery runs through a cloud of paint as he participates in the Color Fun ...

Features

Logan honored at Texas Tech

Logan honored at Texas Tech

Madilyne Marie Logan has been honored with membership into the International Dea...

Multi-class reunion set

The Mount Vernon High School classes of 1975, 1976 and 1977 are planning a joint...

Bank reports 300 at picnic

Bank reports 300 at picnic

Barbara Thomas has chili added to her hot dog at the First National Bank picnic....

Customer appreciation

Customer appreciation

Mike Blevins, Larry Billings and Steve Cerveny cooked 300 hamburgers at the Tom ...