A hostage situation unfolded late Monday as Pittsburg Police Department officers arrived at a home with an arrest warrant.

Stacey Henderson, with whistle in hand, climbs the lifeguard tower at the Dellwood Park swimming pool, and begins another shift.

There’s a lot of road between Mount Pleasant, Texas, and Fort Davis. If you want to be exact, 617 miles of it, depending on where you start.


The View From A Farr

This Week in Texas History


The Texas Bombers 14U-Snyder softball team hosts a softball tournament in Mount Pleasant annually centered on honoring our military heroes.

The East Texas Junior Golf Tour finally got a break from the heat but traded it off with 15-25 mph wind.

The East Texas Junior Golf Tour made a stop this past Thursday at Princedale Country Club in Pittsburg. On a beautiful, but muggy day, there was a great turnout.


The family of Jimmy Leon White Jr.

Services for Lillie Rowe, 84, will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Reeder-Davis Chapel.

Ronald G. Craig, 71, of Longview, Texas, passed away on June 13, 2018 at his residence. He was born on March 5, 1947 in Oklahoma City, OK to William “Bill” Craig, Sr. & Katie (Hart) Craig.

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