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November 2012 General Election Results - Final

General Election Results Chart - Franklin County, Texas - Tuesday, November 6.

FINAL Unofficial totals - Tuesday, November 6.

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Open house planned at maintenance facility

An open house is scheduled at the City of Mount Vernon’s Maintenance Facility. The open house is planned from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9. For more information, see the Nov. 1 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Local post offices to conduct community meetings Wednesday Nov. 7 and Nov. 14

Area post offices will be conducting community meetings in the near future.

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Deadlines approaching for 2012 holiday military mailings

The deadlines to mail packages to military addresses for the holidays are fast approaching.

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Property tax statements delayed

Tax statements on more than 21,000 parcels of property in Franklin County have yet to be mailed due to computer issues.

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District candidates file campaign expense reports

Candidates in the 2012 8th Judicial District races for District Judge and District Attorney have spent more than $155,000 on their campaigns.

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Highway 37 widening prioritized by state

Mount Vernon Mayor Margaret Sears received a call from State Rep. George Lavender late last week. The call was to apprise the mayor that the widening of Hwy. 37

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Courthouse relics, photographs sought

Franklin County and personnel with Komatsu Architecture are looking for local courthouse relics from more than 50 years ago.

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Early voting through Friday, General Election day Tuesday

In person early voting for the November General Election continues from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday, Nov. 2.

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