Warrant roundup

The Mount Vernon Police Department, Municipal Court, and the Franklin County Justice of the Peace have joined more than 250 other agencies and courts throughout Texas in the annual “Great Texas Warrant Roundup.” The roundup, which begins Saturday, Feb. 25, is designed to target thousands of defendants with traffic, parking, city ordinance, penal code and higher offense warrants from the participating jurisdictions. For more information, see the February 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.