Firewood thieves thwarted by owner

Some would-be firewood thieves were thwarted by property owner Zane Daugherty around 11 p.m. on Thursday, March 8.

Mr. Daugherty noticed head lights in his pasture off FM 900. He had previously had problems with people stealing firewood he had stacked in that area. See the March 15 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this story and other incidents in Franklin County.