- Category: Community News
- Published on 24 January 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
The Mount Vernon Optic-Herald has been named a Texas Treasure Business by the Texas Historical Commission.The Texas Treasure Business program recognizes businesses that have provided employment opportunities and support to the state’s economy for at least 50 years.
“As soon as I learned about the Texas Treasure Business program, I thought of the Optic-Herald and knew they would be a great candidate,” Carolyn Teague, Main Street Coordinator, said. “Main Street was proud to nominate them for this very prestigious award.” For more information about the award, see the January 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.