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Briscoe’s Emporium finalist in restoration award program

Briscoe’s Emporium on Lower Main was recently announced as a finalist by the Texas Downtown Association for outstanding projects, places, and people of Texas Downtowns.

The facility is being considered for the award of Best Renovation/Rehabilitation/Restoration of a downtown property / in a community with under 50,000 population. For more information about this renovation project and the nomination, see the September 19 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.