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High school One-Act Play advances to bi-district contest

High school One-Act Play advances to bi-district contest

Kaileigh Stevenson and Michael Duck portray a scen...

State qualifier

State qualifier

Christian Chamness qualified for the State Powerli...

Cheerleaders receive State awards

Cheerleaders receive State awards

Four Mount Vernon High School cheerleaders have be...

Lady Tigers swing through undefeated week

Lady Tigers swing through undefeated week

Harlie Robinson and Michayla Deleon racked up thre...

Project final touches

Project final touches

Mount Vernon FFA member Kevin Yepez works on an 8 ...

News

Business properties should be rendered to appraisal district

Chief Appraiser Genea Burnaman is reminding businesses to render their property ...

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Watkins to be new deputy for county

Watkins to be new deputy for county

Jacob Watkins of Grand Saline recently began duties as a deputy for the Franklin...

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Easter hams to be sold by Mount Vernon fire department

Easter is on April 21 this year, and volunteers with the Mount Vernon Fire Depar...

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Jazz Band attends Festival

Jazz Band attends Festival

The Mount Vernon Jazz Band went to the Tyler Jazz Festival on March 1st. The ban...

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Saltillo OAP advances

Saltillo OAP advances

Members of the Saltillo High School One Act Play have earned the right to advanc...

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Sports

State qualifier

State qualifier

Christian Chamness qualified for the State Powerlifting meet in the 275 pound di...

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Tigers blank Como, compete at Edgewood tournament

The Mount Vernon Tigers baseball team blanked Como-Pickton 9-0 Tuesday, March 5....

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Features

Steel Magnolias in concert at FUMC

Steel Magnolias in concert at FUMC

The First United Methodist Church invites the community to come hear The Steel M...

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Michele Chitsey to speak at NETWO

Local author Joy Michele Chitsey will present “Tips and Exercises for Artists an...

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Poor Boys seek buying teammates

Members are being sought for the Poor Boys buying team to purchase livestock at ...

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Burling, Lowry are Rotary Students for March

Burling, Lowry are Rotary Students for March

Cole Burling and Sam Lowry were named as the Rotary Students of the Month for Ma...

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Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. Thursd...

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Annual meeting called for Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library  organization will conduct its annual membership meet...

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