Lauren Burge is not your typical high school teenager.

The Mount Pleasant Independent School District Board of Trustees has been named the Region 8 School Board of the Year.

Coming off her UIL State Championship back in May, Chapel Hill High School senior Divya Mistry also qualified and competed at the Certiport Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) National Championship i


See more photos and winners of the tournament in Saturday’s Mount Pleasant Tribune.

The East Texas Junior Golf Tour headed up north to Paris Golf and Country Club this past Thursday. It was a hot day and then you add very little wind and lots of humidity… it was one muggy day.


Mr. Roy Lee “John” Kirkes, 91, of Pittsburg, passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018 in Pittsburg.

Vernon Smith, 82, of Daingerfield, Texas died Thursday July 11, 2018 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. Services are pending with J.C. White Funeral & Cremation Services of Mt. Pleasant, Texas.

John Earl Pike, age 74, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2018 in Mount Pleasant, TX. He was born on November 29, 1943 in Carthage, TX to John Q. and Alma Pike.

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