Sun08282016

Last updateFri, 26 Aug 2016 9pm

Back You are here: Home Features School

School

Sparky visits Elementary

Students at Mount Vernon Elementary School cover their ears as the siren sounds from a Mount Vernon VFD engine.Students at Mount Vernon Elementary School cover their ears as the siren sounds from a Mount Vernon VFD engine. Firefighters and Sparky the fire dog talked to the children about fire safety,

Read more: Sparky visits Elementary

Class of 55 celebrates 60th reunion

Mount Vernon High School Class of 1955The Mount Vernon High School Class of 1955, joined by the MVHS Class of 1954, celebrated a reunion Saturday, October 10, at the Texas BBQ Corral with visiting, picture taking, BBQ

Read more: Class of 55 celebrates 60th reunion

Classes offered to advance skills, earn high school diploma

The Adult Education Department at Northeast Texas Community College is looking for dedicated students who would like to advance their earning potential by completing the General Education Development program.

Read more: Classes offered to advance skills, earn high school diploma

Feral hog seminar being offered locally

A seminar on “Successful Feral Hog Control” is set for Thursday, October 29 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Community Hall at the Franklin County Airport. Cost of the seminar is $10

Read more: Feral hog seminar being offered locally

Moore graduates from NTCC Evening Police Academy

Robert Moore of Mount Vernon was among the 14 cadets to graduate from the Northeast Texas Community CollegeRobert Moore of Mount Vernon was among the 14 cadets to graduate from the Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) Evening Police Academy in commencement ceremonies on

Read more: Moore graduates from NTCC Evening Police Academy

Food manager course planned

Texas AgriLife Extension Service will be offering a Certified Food Manager Course in Franklin County on October 20-21 in Mount Vernon. This hands-on food safety course will equip participants

Read more: Food manager course planned

Class of 1955 to meet for 60th reunion with 1954 class

Mount Vernon High School class of 1955 will celebrate their 60th reunion in a combination gathering with the class of 1954 on Saturday, October 10, 2015.

Read more: Class of 1955 to meet for 60th reunion with 1954 class

Hollingsworth, Dale are Rotary Students for October

Kara Hollingsworth and Gilbert DaleKara Hollingsworth and Gilbert Dale were named the Rotary Students of the Month for October 2015 at Mount Vernon High School. They will attend Rotary meetings each Friday during the month.

Read more: Hollingsworth, Dale are Rotary Students for October

Shelby program students help build racing Mustang

Shelby Program students with the completed vehicle on the first test day  at Eagles Canyon Raceway in Decatur, Tex. in February 2015.Instructor Tony Whitworth and more than 100 students in the automotive technology, auto body, and welding classes at Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) have had a hand in completing the Shelby Panamericana Mustang.

Read more: Shelby program students help build racing Mustang