Sun06172018

Last updateThu, 14 Jun 2018 4pm

Lemonade stand

Lemonade stand

Students at Kids Under Construction sell lemonade,...

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships at banquet

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships at banquet

Two Mount Vernon High School graduating seniors an...

Sloan to sign book at Trey-Deuce

Sloan to sign book at Trey-Deuce

Mount Vernon native Wendel Sloan will sign copies ...

Distinguished Service Award honors historical commission

Distinguished Service Award honors historical commission

The Texas Historical Commission has recognized the...

Allegations presented to School Board during open forum

Allegations presented to School Board during open forum

Bill Travis speaks to school board members about i...

News

Sediment a problem for some at Lake Cypress Springs

Problems from sediment from “Frog Creek” has pushed its way down to Frog Creek B...

Calling all county budget requests

Any organization or department requesting funds from Franklin County for the 201...

Lunches of Love sign-up under way

Registration is under way to participate in the Lunches of Love, a children’s su...

Bubble Day

Bubble Day

Brett Roberts is assisted by Koltyn Rogers as the pair creates bubbles using a w...

Allegations presented to School Board during open forum

Allegations presented to School Board during open forum

Bill Travis speaks to school board members about inequitable practices in funds ...

Middle School Cheerleaders named Top Bananas at UCA camp

Middle School Cheerleaders named Top Bananas at UCA camp

The Mount Vernon Middle School Cheerleaders competed in the freshman and under g...

Features

Second Saturday

Second Saturday

Second Saturday on the square helped to bring lots of people downtown. Linda Sha...

Sloan to sign book at Trey-Deuce

Sloan to sign book at Trey-Deuce

Mount Vernon native Wendel Sloan will sign copies of his book from 2 to 4 p.m. S...

First place

First place

Destiny Barron, a Mount Vernon Junior FFA and Franklin County 4-H Club member, w...

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships at banquet

Seniors receive Heritage Scholarships at banquet

Two Mount Vernon High School graduating seniors and one college student were awa...

Dukes grand opening

Dukes grand opening

Vendors and community groups lined the sidewalk in front of Dukes Travel Plaza S...

Annual Turtle Derby planned

The 12th annual Turtle Derby has been set for Saturday, July 7 at 6:30 p.m. at t...