News

The Mount Pleasant Police Department has charged 28-year-old Courtney Lenard McGill of Mount Pleasant with murder in connection with the Aug. 20 shooting death of Tammy Jordon.

Theatre Northeast, the student theatre group of Northeast Texas Community College, will present the play “Killer Halloween” by Dennis Snee Oct.

The Mount Pleasant Lions Club held their regular 12 p.m. meeting on last Thursday at the Mount Pleasant Country Club.

Opinion

State Capital Highlights

Do you ever pause to consider the, “what if?” You know, taking a little time to reflect on the journey — reviewing the course of events responsible for meeting someone or experiencin

State Capital Highlights

Sports

This past Friday the Mount Pleasant Tigers faced off against the Marshall Mavericks in what felt like a must-win for the Tigers to keep their playoff hopes alive.

The Mount Pleasant Lady Tiger Volleyball team hosted its final home game of the season this past Friday. The Lady Tigers welcomed the Marshall Mavericks on Senior Night.

Monday night, it was all Mt. Vernon in the junior high volleyball district match up.

Obituaries

Services for Marie Loyd, 78, of Avinger will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Avinger.

J.W. Benton, 84, of Mt. Pleasant, TX, passed away on October 14, 2017. He was born on September 19, 1933 in Titus County to Floyd & Georgia (Van-Horn) Benton.

Antwuona K. Crowder passed away Friday, October 13, 2017 at East Texas Medical Center, Tyler, Texas at the age of 32.

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