Community News

Downtown being considered for National Register status

The efforts of more than a year in seeking consideration for listing on the National Register of Historic Places will be one step closer to completion

as the Texas State Historical Commission conducts a public information meeting in downtown Mount Vernon at 5 p.m. April 24 in The Loft at M. L. Edwards, 103 Kaufman St. For more information about this meeting and process, see the April 12 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.