News

The Mount Pleasant City Council voted unanimously to continue medical coverage for Mike Ahrens during the regular meeting Tuesday evening.

The coverage will last 18 months.

Former councilman Michael McGahee's resignation was approved 3-1 at the regular city council meeting Tuesday.

Northeast Texas Rescue Organization began in 2013 after a group of residents in Titus County became aware of the euthanization that was happening at the local Mount Pleasant Animal Shelter.

Opinion

I was seven years old when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first people to walk on the moon. A lot of people remember that day as if it were yesterday. I wish I could.

Financial Focus

The world of mutual funds can be confusing. With more than 9,000 funds on the market, how can you choose the ones that are right for you?

Sports

Mayor Tracy Craig hands the 2019 Mayor's Cup trophy to Trent Abbott, president and team member of this year's team, Guaranty Bank and Trust.

The East Texas Junior Golf tour wrapped up their regular golf season Monday at Daingerfield Country Club.

The “running of the Bulls” has taken place in Spain since the 14th century – and in East Texas since the 1990s. Both show little signs of slowing down.

Obituaries

Stephen Johnson passed away on July 15, 2019 in Mount Pleasant, at the age of 65. He was born on July 21, 1953 in Wentachee, Washington to Joseph Johnson and Naomi Hunsaker Johnson.

Peggy Jo Wood Lakey, age 81, of Center, Texas, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at Pine Grove Nursing Center in Center, Texas.

William B. “Bunny” Agan, age 83, passed away in Mount Pleasant on July 18, 2019. He was born to Alfred I. and Mary Thornton Agan on August 22, 1935 in Titus County.

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