The Mount Pleasant Independent School District announced Wednesday that it is conducting an investigation regarding the arrest of a district teacher for a first-degree felony.

The Northeast Texas Rural Rail Transportation District (NETEX) recently received an $11 million “letter of intent” from Sustainability Partners to fund a new intermodal container terminal in Frankl

Twenty-two Mount Pleasant High School Choir members competed Feb.


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The Mount Pleasant High School Fishing Team has been active since this fall with the ultimate goal of qualifying for the state tournament.

The Mount Pleasant Tigers won their third straight home game clinching third place in District 15-5A and their ninth consecutive appearance in the UIL state playoffs.

The Chapel Hill Lady Devils took their "A Game" to Ore City on Valentines Day to play the Area Championship against Elysian Fields.


Marilyn Ann Hoffman was born on Feb. 15, 1942 in Princeton, Indiana to Lester and Leona Sweatt.

She went home to be with Jesus Feb. 12, 2019.

Nellie Janette “Chat” Hess left us Feb. 7, 2019. She was residing in Brentwood, Tennessee at the time.

Services for Robert Smith, 88, of Cason will be 12:00 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Cason.

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