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Last updateWed, 15 Aug 2018 4pm

Volleyball takes off

Volleyball takes off

Coach Joe Thomas watches as Zakenya Linwood goes u...

School clothes

School clothes

People search for items at the Community Clothes C...

Football practices start, season tickets available

Football practices start, season tickets available

Practices for the 2018 Mount Vernon High School Ti...

Art show

Art show

Audrey Norman, second from right, is joined by her...

Band marching along

Band marching along

Members of the Mighty Tiger Marching Band are in t...

Burn Ban is in effect for Franklin County, Texas
Burn Ban is in effect for Franklin County, Texas

News

Water line repair

Water line repair

City of Mount Vernon employees work to fix a leak in a six inch water line Frida...

Joint effort

Joint effort

A Purley VFD brush truck is filled with water from a Talco fire truck during the...

Taylor Copeland is Miss Mount Vernon 2018

Taylor Copeland is Miss Mount Vernon 2018

Taylor Copeland was crowned Miss Mount Vernon 2018 at the 50th annual Miss Mount...

Golden Anniversary of pageant celebrated by Chamber of Commerce

Golden Anniversary of pageant celebrated by Chamber of Commerce

The Golden Anniversary of the Miss Mount Vernon Pageant was celebrated  by the F...

Meet the teachers and Tigers tonight

The annual Meet the  Teacher and Meet the Tigers events are both set for tonight...

Meet the Tigers Thursday night

The annual Meet the Tigers celebration has been set for Thursday, August 16 at 7...

Sports

Volleyball takes off

Volleyball takes off

Coach Joe Thomas watches as Zakenya Linwood goes up to spike the ball for the La...

Football practices start, season tickets available

Football practices start, season tickets available

Practices for the 2018 Mount Vernon High School Tiger football teams began on Mo...

Speed test

Speed test

Zakylan Dunlap races through a speed test during tryouts for the youth football ...

Soccer sign-ups are underway

Sign-ups for the Franklin County Soccer Association began Aug. 1 and will contin...

Features

Art show

Art show

Audrey Norman, second from right, is joined by her family members Jason and Laur...

Chamber to celebrate Miss Mount Vernon pageant’s Golden Anniversary

Chamber to celebrate Miss Mount Vernon pageant’s Golden Anniversary

The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce will be celebrating the Golden Anniversa...

School clothes

School clothes

People search for items at the Community Clothes Closet on Friday, August 3. A t...

Mount Vernon ISD campuses prepare for the first day of school

Staff members at the various campuses of Mount Vernon ISD are hard at work prepa...

Fall gardening program announced

The Franklin County AgriLife Extension office will conduct a “Grow It and Stow I...

Free classes found at Second Saturday event

Free Tai Chi and yoga classes will be included in the Second Saturday events in ...