News

The Mount Pleasant High School (MPHS) chapter of HOSA: Future Health Professionals attended the Texas Area 3 Leadership Conference Feb. 9-10.

As recognition of his humanitarian work, the Mount Pleasant Lions Club recently presented an honorary Melvin Jones Fellowship (MJF) plaque to Lion Waylon Moore.

Spring 2018 is just around the corner. Clocks move forward on Sunday, March 11 and the first official day of spring is on Tuesday, March 20.

Opinion

Increasing time spans between today’s date and the date on one’s birth certificate often aids in the realization that every now and then, some things put aside as outdated or useless just refuse to

State Capital Highlights

On the afternoon of Feb. 11, 1922, a fire on the Baylor campus filled the clear skies over Waco with thick black smoke drawing students and townspeople to the site of the conflagration.

Sports

Thursday morning the Lady Tiger Softball team hosted the Pittsburg Lady Pirates in what would be the first game of the east side of the bracket for the Sulphur Springs Softball Tournament.

The Mount Pleasant High School Chorale had the honor of performing the “National Anthem” at the Feb. 8 Texas A&M-College Station Girls Basketball game against Ole Miss.

It’s almost time for baseball and Mount Pleasant Youth Baseball Association sign-ups continue Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Civic Center.

Obituaries

Nelda Sue Thompson of Mount Pleasant, Texas passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was born August 8, 1928 in Arcadia,

Louisiana to Joseph and Ollie (Bott) Jordan.

Nancy Ann Jones, age 57, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away on February 10, 2018 in Mt. Pleasant. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

Michael Ray Callaway, 49, of Cunningham, died on Saturday, February 10, 2018. A Memorial Service was Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in Life Tabernacle Church of Cunningham.

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