Mount Vernon http://ketr.org en Train derailment in remote area escaped notice http://ketr.org/post/train-derailment-remote-area-escaped-notice <p>A westbound freight train suffered a partial derailment near Mount Vernon earlier this month. But locals didn't notice until, days later, workers arrived to begin the clean-up.</p><p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 22:17:38 +0000 Mark Haslett 40503 at http://ketr.org Train derailment in remote area escaped notice Delta County: Last dry county in East Texas? http://ketr.org/post/delta-county-last-dry-county-east-texas <p>If Mount Vernon voters approve either of two alcohol-sales ballot initiatives on May 11 - and voters in the Piney Woods town of Tatum do the same - that would leave Delta County the last dry county in East Texas.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 19:10:39 +0000 Mark Haslett 36985 at http://ketr.org Delta County: Last dry county in East Texas? Mt. Vernon voting on double shot of alcohol measures http://ketr.org/post/mt-vernon-voting-double-shot-alcohol-measures <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Voters in Mount Vernon will soon vote on two separate alcohol-sales measures. Thu, 09 May 2013 15:57:58 +0000 Mark Haslett 36913 at http://ketr.org Mt. Vernon voting on double shot of alcohol measures Alcohol vote on tap in Mount Vernon http://ketr.org/post/alcohol-vote-tap-mount-vernon <p>Voters in Mount Vernon will soon vote on two separate alcohol-sales measures. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:23:47 +0000 Mark Haslett 36101 at http://ketr.org Alcohol vote on tap in Mount Vernon Summer resurfacing http://ketr.org/post/summer-resurfacing <p>COOPER - As part of a $769,000 project, officials are performing resurfacing work in Cooper and later in Mount Vernon as part of a contract between TxDot and Richard Drake Construction. Tue, 12 Jun 2012 21:53:49 +0000 Cindy Roller 22458 at http://ketr.org Summer resurfacing