Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part series. Read part one in the Nov. 30 edition.

Christmas lights will light up downtown throughout the season, while shops stay open late so patrons can find the perfect gift.

To make holiday shopping a little easier and a little more fun, your favorite downtown Mount Pleasant merchants are open late until 8 p.m. on Thursdays until Christmas.

Editor's note: This is the first in a twopart series. See the second part in the Dec. 4 edition of the Tribune.



A Story Worth Telling

“I had to fight off three nuns and a preacher, but I got the last ‘Peace on Earth’ wall hanging.”

– Humorist Ken Sheldon on shopping

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Financial Focus

Zapruder captured JFK shooting on film

This Week in Texas History


It is a tale of two cities, or school districts, rather. Daingerfield-Lone Star ISD and Paul H. Pewitt CISD will face off on the gridiron in the UIL 3A, Division 2 Quarterfinals Friday night, Dec.

Pictured L-R: Mavs Personnel, Brad Freeman-Director of Dallas Mavericks Youth Basketball, Will Hills, Brock Cooper, Jakybrein Hines, Zaveion Okoh, Kelcey Morris, Jamarion Brown, David Smith, Head Coach Joey Chism, Xavier Brown, Devin Williams, Eliyah Tagg

The Mount Pleasant Tigers (5-1) made a strong showing in Frisco last week finishing in second place at the Dallas Mavericks Fall Classic.

Lady Devils posing with the plaque.

The Chapel Hill Lady Devils traveled back to Wichita Falls to play in the Fantasy of Lights Basketball Tournament last week.



Donna Faye Powers, 79 of Edmond, Oklahoma was born Nov. 13, 1940 in Thomas, Oklahoma to Leslie and Lola Comer.


Bobby Glynn Presley, 84, went peacefully to his eternal home with the Lord on Nov. 27, 2019, in Mount Pleasant, Texas.

Vera Mae Cannon, of Mount Pleasant, passed away on November 29, 2019 in Mount Pleasant at the age of 91.

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