In addition to donating land to the City of Mount Pleasant for a planned new animal shelter, the Titus County Commissioners Court on Monday handled several items of regular business, including appr

An annual awards program that recognizes outstanding places, people and projects across the State of Texas recently shone a spotlight on revitalization efforts in downtown Mount Pleasant.

From the Publisher

Have you ever met a person who changed your life and you recognized it very quickly? Well, I met such a person last week and his name is Howard Petty.


This Week in Texas History

Jim Bowie went looking for underground riches in 1831 but found instead a bunch of belligerent Indians on Nov. 20.

A Story Worth Telling

“The thrill is in the chase.”

— Popular old saying

State Capital Highlights


This past weekend the Texas Titans Travel Softball team played in the annual Turkey Trot in Carthage.

The Chapel Hill Lady Devils traveled to Atlanta this past Tuesday to take on the high-powered Lady Rabbits. Atlanta started two post players at 6-2 who were exceptionally athletic.


Martha Mallory, age 96, of Clarksville, passed away, Monday, November 13, 2017, at Titus Regional Medical Center.

Melvin J. Godbolt passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017 at East Texas Medical Center, Pittsburg, Texas at the age of 63.

Services for Avalene Hatten, 74, of Lone Star will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Rock Island Non-Denominational Church with Rev. Willie Lee Chism officiating.

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