Fri05062016

Last updateFri, 06 May 2016 5pm

Sisters take over parks

Sisters take over parks

Sisters on the Fly took over all of Walleye Park a...

Sulphur Bluff golf

Sulphur Bluff golf

The Sulphur Bluff golf team competed at the Region...

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...

News

Rainfall record set during April 2016

Franklin County received 10.29 inches of rain during the month of April to set a...

New requirement to pay taxes before registering vehicles

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

More volunteers needed for painting project

Thirty more volunteers are needed for the “Paint Our Town” project. A total of 1...

National Day of Prayer event today

Wake Up America is the theme for this year’s National Day of Prayer set for toda...

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

Tigers split games, end season 6-6 in district

Tigers split games, end season 6-6 in district

Kasey Cannaday stepped in as a relief pitcher on both Tiger baseball games last ...

Lady Tigers are Bi-District finalists

Lady Tigers are Bi-District finalists

Heather Brown stretches her 5’3” frame to snag a fly ball in center field for th...

Features

Mothers honored at Frame Up

An exhibit of work honoring mothers will be on display throughout the month of M...

A Flock of Sparrows launch party set

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

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...

Miss Mount Vernon Pageant meetings set

A pair of informational parent meetings for those interested in competing in the...

Macon Cemetery meeting Saturday

The Macon Cemetery Association’s annual associational meeting will be at 2 p.m. ...