Mount Pleasant ISD officials announced Wednesday evening that classes would resume Thursday, Dec. 14, and that district buses would run on their regular schedule.

CenterPoint Energy reported on Wednesday that a natural gas outage is impacting customers across a number of northeast Texas communities.

Classes were canceled Wednesday, Dec. 13 for Mount Pleasant ISD and a number of other area school districts following a major gas pipeline rupture impacting Titus county and surrounding areas.


State Capital Highlights

Silent role model. The term leaped off a yellowing newsprint page last week from a column I wrote more than 20 years ago.

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.


The Mount Pleasant Tigers kept their winning streak alive this past weekend and improved their record to 8-2 at the Union Grove Longview Officials/Chickfil-A Tournament.

The Chapel Hill Lady Devils pushed their record to 16-1 and won the Central Heights Girls Basketball Tournament this past weekend.

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


Della Munoz, 55, of Mount Pleasant, TX passed away peacefully in Duncanville, TX on December 8, 2017. She was born December

Joseph Connor Redfearn, 32, of Mount Pleasant, TX, passed away on December 5, 2017. He was born on January 14, 1985 in Mount Pleasant, TX to Joe Redfearn & Pam (Criscoe) Hollingsworth.

Lloyd Ross Bedsworth, Jr. passed away on December 8, 2017 in Tyler, Texas at the age of 81. He was born on March 11, 1936 in Kansas City, Missouri to Lloyd Bedsworth, Sr. and N. Louise Dresser.

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