Camp County, TX

Pittsburg Woman Arrested For Drugs

Camp County Deputies arrested Teresa Kay Harmon, 22, of Pittsburg, after a traffic stop last Monday on drug charges. Authorities seized over eight grams of methamphetamine. She was pulled over for a failed license plate light.
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Great Lakes Music

Musicians in the house on behalf of Great Lakes Music!. We discus a music workshop at Camp Blodgett Loeks Retreat on May 22 with Bruce Ling and Jason Wheeler. Shelley Irwin is the host and producer for The WGVU Morning Show, a newsmagazine talk-show format on the local NPR affiliate Monday through Friday. The show, broadcast from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. features a wide variety of local and national newsmakers, plus special features.

6 arrested within a month on drug charges in Camp County

CAMP COUNTY, Texas (KETK) — The Camp County Sheriff’s Office said they have arrested six people for possession of a controlled substance in less than a month. According to Sheriff John Cortelyou, 8.25 grams of methamphetamine and 2.07 grams of Ecstasy were taken “off the streets” with those arrests. From April 10 to May 1, […]

Shooting In Pittsburg

Camp County Sheriff’s Office worked a shooting Thursday morning before 5:00 at a residence on CR 4151. Dispatch was on the phone while a suspect tried to break into a mobile home with a knife. The homeowner shot the intruder who was taken to Pittsburg’s hospital and airlifted to a Tyler hospital in unknown condition.

Alleged home intruder shot in Camp County

CAMP COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – An alleged home intruder was shot in Camp County early Thursday morning. According to the Camp County Sheriff’s Office, they were called to a report of a person breaking into a mobile home brandishing a knife on County Road 4151. The 911 dispatcher was advised that the intruder had been […]

UPDATE: Man arrested for stolen catalytic converters at local business

Anyone with information is urged to call Pittsburg PD at 903-856-3330, CrimeStoppers at 800-396-3351, or the Mount Pleasant PD at 903-575-4004. A man from Pittsburg was recently arrested for stealing catalytic converters at a local business. Brett David Perry, 35, was taken into custody by Camp County Sheriff’s Office on...

NE Texas Man Arrested In Catalytic Converter Thefts

Camp County Deputies arrested 35-year-old Brett David Perry for felony theft of more than $2,500 and under $30,000. He had allegedly been stealing catalytic converters while working for a business in Mt Pleasant. So far, officials have recovered 28 of the converters. Confiscated parts recovered could also be related to thefts in neighboring areas. Pittsburg and Mt. Pleasant Police participated in the investigation.

Man Sentenced In Camp County Fatal Crash

A Camp County jury convicted 69-year-old Mack Curtis Ivory of Intoxication Manslaughter in connection with the fatal crash that claimed the life of 65-year-old Marva Jewel Godbolt. She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Ivory that went out of control, skidded across both road lanes, and hit a large tree. The court sentenced Ivory to ten years in prison.

Camp County man pleads guilty to drug trafficking in East Texas

CAMP COUNTY, Texas — A Camp County man pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to distributing methamphetamine, marijuana and other drugs with others in East Texas. Nathan Paul Hart, 34, of Leesburg, entered a guilty plea to charges of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a firearm during a drug trafficking crime.

Free open house at local camp and conference center

Camp Gilmont is inviting the community to a FREE Open House from 10 am-4pm on March 12, 2022. Enjoy exploring, hiking, canoeing, cornhole and more games. Camp tours are offered at 11 AM and 2 PM. Axe throwing is available 1-3 PM. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the outdoors with lots of space to spread out and be in nature. Gilmont hopes the local community will enjoy the day at camp and learn…