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Last updateFri, 26 May 2017 4pm

City, county conduct meeting, seek mutual aid relationship

City, county conduct meeting, seek mutual aid relationship

The City of Mount Vernon’s Council and Franklin Co...

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Mount Vernon High School senior Brynn Watson signe...

Lamar Award

Lamar Award

Mount Vernon High School seniors Elizabeth Stone a...

Allen, Goldsmith take top honors at Sulphur Bluff High School

Allen, Goldsmith take top honors at Sulphur Bluff High School

Katelyn Nicole Allen and Jaden Goldsmith will grad...

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Six varsity Tiger baseball players have received A...

News

Chamber event bill pulled from payment

A bill for up to $15,000 in Franklin County Hotel Occupancy Tax  (HOT) funds was...

City, county conduct meeting, seek mutual aid relationship

City, county conduct meeting, seek mutual aid relationship

The City of Mount Vernon’s Council and Franklin County Commissioners Court membe...

City council swearing in

City council swearing in

Jeff Briscoe, Kenneth Shelton, and Steve Hammons are administered the oath of of...

Memorial Day flag retirement Monday

The Mount Vernon American Legion Post 243 will sponsor a Memorial Day and flag r...

MVISD employees honored

MVISD employees honored

Employees at Mount Vernon ISD were honored for their years of service at the sch...

Amanda Tran, Ben Minter take top junior high honors

Amanda Tran, Ben Minter take top junior high honors

Amanda Tran and Benjamin Minter are the valedictorian and salutatorian of the 20...

Sports

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Tiger players named to All-District teams

Six varsity Tiger baseball players have received All-District honors for 16-3A.

Whitfield, Deleon, Bennett receive top All-District honors

Whitfield, Deleon, Bennett receive top All-District honors

The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team grabbed their share of 13-3A All-Distr...

Youth league ends season

The Franklin County Youth Baseball and Softball Association will have closing ce...

Record fish

Record fish

Colby Lindley set the youth record at Lake Bob Sandlin after catching this 2.3 p...

Features

“Meet-up” for music lovers set

Members of Mount Vernon Music have planned the organization’s first community “M...

Library plans a teen photo scavenger hunt

The Franklin County Library is sponsoring a Photo Scavenger Hunt for youth ages ...

Senior class members entertain at slide show

Senior class members entertain at slide show

Students performed synchronized swimming to the Blue Danube during the 35th annu...

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Watson signs to ride with Texas A&M

Mount Vernon High School senior Brynn Watson signed a letter of intent on Monday...

Preservation Prowl Saturday

The Mount Vernon Main Street Association volunteers will be sponsoring a Preserv...

Lodge open house planned Saturday

Members of the Mount Vernon Masonic Lodge #691 will be hosts for an open house f...