The Cypress Basin Master Gardeners will hold their 11th annual Plant Sale and Garden Show at the Mount Pleasant Civic Center April 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $3, and doors open early for exhibitor viewing. Plant sales open at 9 a.m.
The weather was nearly perfect for the annual MLK March Monday morning.
It was a historic trip to Austin for the Mount Pleasant High School Debate team. While MPHS had made the trip to Congress state before, no one had ever advanced to the finals and no one had ever brought home a state award in that event. On this trip, they would accomplish both of those goals.
Tensions ran high as East Texans and Dallas-Fort Worth area policymakers spoke on Tuesday in Sulphur Springs about the proposed Marvin Nichols reservoir, which could occupy as much as 65,000 acres as soon as 2050 in Franklin, Titus and Red River counties.
29-year-old Jeremy Randall Hill of Sulphur Springs was arrested, aftter meet ing with an undercover Titus County deputy on the 1200 block of Lakewood Drive in Mount Pleasant, intending to sell marijuana.