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All-state blocker

Bailey ThomasMount Vernon High School sophomore Bailey Thomas was named to the third team All-state volleyball team as a middle blocker by the Texas Sportswriters.

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Contract approved for transload project

The Mount Vernon City Council gave formal approval of the finalized Interlocal Agreement between the Mount Vernon Economic Development Corporation and the Northeast Texas Economic Development District for administrative and professional services in establishing a transload facility.

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Smoke report

Franklin County firefighters explore under the home of Ed Snow to determine the cause of smoke filling his homeFranklin County firefighters explore under the home of Ed Snow to determine the cause of smoke filling his home around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 28.

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Ribbon Cutting

Dr. Matthew Malone cuts a ribbon held by Kinetics Physical Therapy partners Darin Waldon, Corey Price, Zane Richardson, and Bryan Lick to celebrate joining the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.Dr. Matthew Malone cuts a ribbon held by Kinetics Physical Therapy partners Darin Waldon, Corey Price, Zane Richardson, and Bryan Lick to celebrate joining the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

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Monday deadline to file, two name treasurer

The filing deadline for those seeking to have their name on the March General Primary ballot is 6 p.m. Monday, December 11.

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FFA project

FFA teacher Brad Ingram helps Lucas Rolf and Colton Peckham, center, weld a piece of metal  and Tyler Duenkel, top, works on a gate for a 24’ cattle trailerFFA teacher Brad Ingram helps Lucas Rolf and Colton Peckham, center, weld a piece of metal  and Tyler Duenkel, top, works on a gate for a 24’ cattle trailer being built during shop class at Mount Vernon High School.

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Nominations open for “Paint Our Town” home

Give the gift of a freshly painted home this holiday season. The Paint Our Town committee is taking nominations for homes to be included in their program.

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Up for a basket

Jordan Sustaire goes up for a basket for the Lady Lions.Jordan Sustaire goes up for a basket for the Lady Lions. She racked up 10 points against Sulphur Bluff on Friday, January 26.

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Ribbon Cutting

tefanie, Robby, and Carson Collvins, Jennifer, Greg, and Logan Cooney, Ginger Trampus, and Hazel Collvins were joined by Chamber Ambassadors for the occasionThe staff at Bloomin’ Crazy celebrated joining the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, October 18.

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