Sunday night, the highly anticipated winter ice storm made its way to East Texas, dropping 6-9 inches of snow on Mount Pleasant and Titus County.
All UT Health East Texas Physicians clinics will be closed Monday due to inclement weather. This includes the COVID-19 vaccine clinic at UT Health North Campus Tyler, 11937 U.S. Highway 271.
At the last meeting of the Mount Pleasant City Council, Police Chief Mark Buhman delivered the 2020 racial profiling comparative analysis to the council. This report, based solely on traffic stops and the aftermath of those stops, is to be sent to the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and other government agencies each year, as well as reported to the municipality.
Randy Carl Jeffrey, 34, of Mount Pleasant, has just learned his sentence for his actions on the night of December 23, 2018.
At the February 8 meeting of the Titus County Commissioners Court, County Auditor Barbara Shurbet approached the court with a new payroll policy confirming the importance of the Sheriff ’s Department, Constables, and the County Investigator in the matter of public health during the pandemic. Before beginning the reading of the document and voting procedures, Titus County Judge Brian Lee asked Shurbet to inform the court of what this new policy would do for these employees.