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Last updateWed, 04 May 2016 5pm

Senior baseball players honored

Senior baseball players honored

Senior members of the Mount Vernon Tiger baseball ...

Vintage cars

Vintage cars

Approximately 40 vintage cars parked around the do...

Band students honored at banquet

Band students honored at banquet

Awards and scholarships were presented at the annu...

Boys golf wins district

Boys golf wins district

The Mount Vernon High School boys golf team earned...

Home destroyed

Home destroyed

Volunteer firefighters use a variety of tools to o...

News

New requirement to pay taxes before registering vehicles

Franklin County Tax Assessor / Collector Sue Ann Harper is working to put a “sco...

Issues to be addressed in sewerline project

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

Rain runoff

Rain runoff

A great blue heron watches as water from Lake Cypress Springs shoots into the ai...

Sisters take over parks

Sisters take over parks

Sisters on the Fly took over all of Walleye Park and Twin Oaks Park on Lake Cypr...

Cheerleaders receive All-State honors

On the heals of their State Championship, nine members of the Mount High School ...

FFA team advances to Nationals

FFA team advances to Nationals

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

Sports

Sulphur Bluff golf

Sulphur Bluff golf

The Sulphur Bluff golf team competed at the Regional tournament earlier this mon...

Senior baseball players honored

Senior baseball players honored

Senior members of the Mount Vernon Tiger baseball team, Matthew Bench, Harley Na...

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

A Flock of Sparrows launch party set

A launch party and book signing for the novel A Flock of Sparrows will be from 6...

Historical artwork

Historical artwork

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

Alpha Delta Nu honors

Alpha Delta Nu honors

The Northeast Texas Community College nursing program recently inducted 15 stude...

Food manager course offered here

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be offering a Certified Food M...

Barton-Banks reunion conducted

Fifty-four members of the Barton and Banks families met at the Hagansport Commun...

Customer appreciation

Customer appreciation

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