Titus County has decided to officially petition the right to have local TV stations broadcast from East Texas instead of Louisiana.

Mount Pleasant Public Library hosted an outer space themed escape room Thursday afternoon - a fun and unique summertime experience for Mount Pleasant children.


The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College recently announced its 2019-2020 entertainment lineup. New season tickets sales begin Aug.


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This Week in Texas History

A caravan of 24 heavily loaded camels left Fort Davis on Jul. 11, 1859 for a make-it-or-break-it field test in the Big Bend.

Sunday, July 7 was my birthday – and yes, I’m still accepting well-wishes until the end of the month.


Hope springs eternal – especially in the world of sports.

Mason Garrett this past week verbally committed to Midwestern University to play Golf on scholarship.

The East Texas Junior Golf Tour headed up west to Sulphur Springs Country Club Thursday.


Funeral Service for Janet B. (White) Smith, 72, a resident of Waxahachie, Texas and formerly Mt. Pleasant, will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Sunset Baptist Church, Mt.

Garrel Don Lambert was born December 20, 1944 and passed away July 7, 2019. Don loved to spend time hunting at the deer lease and fishing on the river. Services will be 10:00 a.m.

Teddy Greer Landrum, of Mount Pleasant, passed away on July 6, 2019 in Tyler, Texas. He was born on May 29, 1936 to Toby Greer Landrum and Lorene Landrum in New Boston, Texas.

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