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Last updateThu, 19 Apr 2018 4pm

Pinwheels planted

Pinwheels planted

Personnel from Northeast Texas Child Advocacy Cent...

Fencing demonstration

Fencing demonstration

Leslie McFarland Marx gave a fencing demonstration...

Whitehurst, Proffitt are Rotary Students for April

Whitehurst, Proffitt are Rotary Students for April

Kassie Whitehurst and Kaden Proffitt were named as...

Chilling prom

Chilling prom

Chase Hyman, Lindsey Shofner, Alec Hernandez, and ...

Hunters found trespassing

Hunters found trespassing

Game Warden Doyle Brown received a report of peopl...

News

Certificates of obligation should fund remaining sewer line costs

Certificates of obligation should fund remaining sewer line costs

The Mount Vernon City Council is expected to issue $550,000 in certificates of o...

Veracruz pleads guilty to murder

Veracruz pleads guilty to murder

James Dale Veracruz pled guilty to murder before District Court Judge Eddie Nort...

OAP at Region

OAP at Region

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One Act Play received fourth p...

Nominations sought for School League of Honor

Nominations are being sought for the 2018 Franklin County Schools League of Hono...

Sports

Lady Tigers remain undefeated in District 13-3A competition

Lady Tigers remain undefeated in District 13-3A competition

Heather Brown tracks a fly ball in center field all the way to the fence. She ca...

Doubles teams advance to Region

Doubles teams advance to Region

Four members of the Mount Vernon High School tennis team are advancing to the Re...

Kids ride free in Rotary’s Annual Tour de Cypress

Kids age 12 and under can ride free in the Tour de Cypress Bike Ride slated for ...

Disc golfers

Disc golfers

Luke and Ashley Cain select discs with the help of Sean Winn of Innova during re...

Features

Don Woods, Jr. band to perform at Alamo Mission Museum’s festival

If you are looking for a mouth watering, toe tapping good time, then the Alamo M...

Arts and crafts fair open Saturday

An arts and crafts fair will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at...

Aggie muster Saturday, April 21

Former students of Texas A&M University will assemble in Mount Vernon at 6 p...

Aggie Muster offers attendees chance to support scholarships

Muster is a time-honored tradition held by all Aggies. Each year on April 21, Te...

Fish fry set at Masonic Lodge

Members of the Mount Vernon Order of the Eastern Star will be hosts for a fish f...

Spring clean-up efforts continue

The city’s portion of the Spring Clean-up concludes this Saturday, while the cou...