News

Charlie Smith, executive director of the Mount Pleasant Economic Development Corporation (EDC), announced his coming retirement at a recent EDC board meeting.

The U.S. Flag was at half-staff from sunrise to sunset in Titus County and across the U.S. on Thursday, Dec.

Eric Alonzo Zaldivar- Orona was placed in the Titus County Jail on Tuesday, Dec. 6, after being apprehended in McAllen.

Opinion

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) encourages Texans in all regions of the state to make preparations for winter weather as we enter the cold weather season.

Five dozen Europeans from the slums of New York City set foot in Texas on Dec. 12, 1833 on their way to a promised paradise on the Rio Grande.

Knowing Christmas is just around the corner awakens the wandering spirit in me.

Sports

Mount Pleasant High School Senior Kamille Gill has signed a national letter of intent to play softball at Northeast Texas Community College.

This past weekend the Mount Pleasant High School Boys Basketball team traveled to Union Grove to take on Lindale and Kilgore in pool play of the Longview Officials/Chick-fil-A Classic.

Football playoffs were still in full swing in Texarkana — so the basketball Tigers had to cancel their Friday night matchup with Pleasant Grove.

Obituaries

Ronny Doyle “Bo” Bell, age 73, of Omaha, Texas, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas.

Funeral Service for Mr. Rutherford, 62, a resident of Naples, Texas will be Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 11:00 A.M. at the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Daingerfield, Texas with Rev. C.D.

Leo Birdine passed away Monday, December 4, 2017 at the age of 63. His funeral service was Friday, December 8, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Myrtle Springs C.M.E. Church with Rev.

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