Honors handed out during the annual Mount Pleasant-Titus County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet Thursday evening recognized some of the area’s best and brightest citizens and most respected memb

Titus County residents began making preparations for Winter Storm Inga early this past week, as did the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

Come have Lunch with Friends on Thursday, Feb 1 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Public Library. Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library will host the luncheon.


This Week in Texas History

Editor’s Desk

State Capital Highlights


The Mount Pleasant Junior High Lady Tigers hosted Hallsville Wednesday night.

For the second year in a row Chapel Hill’s Mason Garrett has hit 100 3-point field goals.

The Mount Pleasant Tigers faced off against the Sulphur Springs Wildcats Friday night in what was believed to be the first installment in a push for a district championship.


Roger Jackson Ellis, 71, passed away on January 14, 2018 in Newton, Texas. He was born on September 6, 1946 in Mt. Pleasant, TX to Ennis & Annie Ellis.

Margaret Earline Terry, 86, of Longview, Texas — known to many as “Nanny” — passed away on January 17, 2018.

Clifford Leon Crouch of Avery, Texas passed away January 17, 2018 in Texarkana, Texas. He was 93.

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