News

The Mount Pleasant Economic Development Corporation (MPEDC) has selected Nathan Tafoya to be its new executive director.

Arrests May 16, 2018

• Eric Waters, 51 of Pittsburgh, PA., arrested for a Forgery warrant.

Opinion

“Ice cream calleth at the most inopportune time and verily our heart’s desire must be met, forsooth,” Shakespeare would have written in some Elizabethan Blue Bell love tragedy many centuries ago; b

Dear Editor

A young naval officer from South Texas destined for his own brand of greatness was just another face in the crowd, as Gen.

Sports

Mount Pleasant High School senior Terrance Allen has signed to play football at East Texas Baptist University.

Jessie Parchman, AKA Ruffette, has attended Harts Bluff Independent School District since kindergarten and to make her last year the most memorable, she turned the mascot Ruffy into Ruffette.

The Northeast Texas Community College Eagles baseball team just missed out on a trip to the JUCO World Series Wednesday after a heartbreaking 8-7 loss to the San Jacinto College Gators in the Regio

Obituaries

Graveside service for Ernestine Cox, age 101, of Mt. Pleasant, TX was held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Sulphur Springs.

Services for Sherry Mathis, 67, of Avinger were held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, May 18, 2018 at New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.

Services for Ouida Michels, 71, of Lone Star, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 21, 2018 at Spring Hill Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs. Ms.

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