Vernon operates on a water well system, in contrast to Wichita Falls' surface system. Even after the heavy rains, the town remains under drought restrictions
Officials with the Vernon Police Department say a one-year-old is dead after an accident involving two vehicles in Vernon on Friday night.
Vernon city employees are about to see some big changes to their retirement plans.
Organizers put together a birthday party for Roy Orbison in his hometown of Vernon.
He's best known for his trademark sunglasses and powerful voice.
A Vernon woman is sentenced to two years in state jail for stealing from a corpse in a funeral home.
Vernon residents and business owners will now see about a $21 increase on their monthly water bills - after city commissioners approved a major water rate hike Wednesday.
The City of Vernon owes $11 million and leaders there are trying hard to get out of the red
If you live in Vernon, city officials are asking you to conserve water.
As the City of Vernon continues to try to balance a budget that is $600,000 in the red, this week law enforcement officers are being laid off.
It is a story we've been following for months now. The city of Vernon is taking drastic additional steps to resuscitate its budget that is in critical condition.
Big changes are on the way for Vernon residents as the city tries to combat major budget shortfalls.
Vernon city leaders will discuss additional budget cuts and hikes in water, sewer and trash rates Tuesday night.
The City of Vernon is in the red hundreds of thousands of dollars and, for the first time, residents heard details from a recent audit.
City leaders will meet Tuesday evening to discuss the city's financial crisis and the steps they need to take to avoiding filing for bankruptcy.
Vernon's City Secretary says they received 15 applications for the city manager position that will open up after current City Manager, Mitch Grant retires in a few weeks.
An appeals court denies an appeal of a 2014 Vernon conviction in a murder the prosecutor called "one of the most horrific" he had ever seen.
A man found guilty of stealing a woman's purse gets the maximum sentence of 10 years in prison from a jury in Vernon.
A multi-hour manhunt in Vernon ends with a suspect being shot in the leg after stealing a cop car.
Services are set for a Wilbarger County teen killed in a one vehicle accident Wednesday.