Bill and Jeanne Blevins wound up in Mount Pleasant purely by chance.

Officials from Northeast Texas Community College and Texas A&M University-Texarkana recently signed several new articulation agreements between the two institutions.


This Week in Texas History

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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.

It’s summer time in Mount Pleasant and that means school is out. Classrooms are empty and the main high school campus has a peaceful quiet.

The East Texas Junior Golf Tour finished its last June event in Pittsburg at Princedale Country Club.


Billy Glen Washington, 63, of Dallas, Texas and formerly of Mt. Pleasant, Texas died Tuesday July 3, 2018 in Dallas. Services are pending with J.C. White Funeral & Cremation Services of Mt.

Funeral service for Annie Mae Lewis, 81, a resident of Mount Pleasant, Texas will be Monday, July 16, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the North Chapel C.M.E. Church, Pittsburg, Texas with Rev.

Waylon O’Neil Ward, 76, was born, February 4, 1942 in Pittsburg, Texas to Melba and Winston Ward.

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