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Changes Coming To I-30 In Mt Pleasant

ATLANTA – Plans to construct one-way frontage roads along Interstate 30 from FM 3419 to FM 989/Kings Highway were approved in June by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). Plans also include replacing and widening the FM 989 bridge over Interstate 30 and widening FM 989 from I-30 north frontage road to Gibson Lane.
ATLANTA, TX
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More burn bans declared in several East Texas cities

MARSHALL, Texas (KTAL/KMSS) – Three cities in East Texas have been added to the list of areas with burn bans in effect due to the dry conditions. Marshall, Texas issued a ban on Wednesday notifying residents that burning permits will not be issued until further notice. The fire department says anyone who received a burn […]
MARSHALL, TX
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Chef Anthony talks barbecue competition and chops up an amazing salad

Chef Anthony Fischer sits down with Tawnya Bach to talk about the Smokin’ In The Jungle barbecue competition and had some of the prizes on hand, such as a beautiful hand-crafted knife. Judging starts at 2:00 pm on Saturday the 25th. Not only will plenty of great barbecue be on display, but the event serves as a fundraiser to benefit the Pittsburg High School Culinary Dragons and a trip to Italy in 2023. Click here for more information on the competition.
PITTSBURG, TX
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ONGOINGThird Friday, May through OctoberThe Hughes Springs Cruise Night returns the third Friday of the month, from May through October.
HUGHES SPRINGS, TX
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MPHS Fishing celebrates end of successful season

The Mount Pleasant High School Fishing Team recently celebrated the end of a great season with a banquet honoring all of the team members and boat captains for 21-22. Each team member left with a new rod and a bag full of tackle. Team of the Year honors went to Rolston Morton and Seth Robertson with boat captain Randy Hinton. Also honored were Genevieve Rubio and Alex Van Rijn (boat captain…
MOUNT PLEASANT, TX
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Annual Happy Birthday USA event slated for next Saturday

The annual Happy Birthday USA event put on by the Mount Pleasant-Titus County Chamber of Commerce and Bo Rester State Farm is slated for June 25 this year. The free celebration will begin at 2 p.m. and end at 10 p.m. Activities at the event this year include live music, a car show, turtle races, a cornhole tournament, kid giveaways, water slides, train rides, a mechanical bull, Gelly Ball, and…
TITUS COUNTY, TX

This Lake Bob Sandlin Cabin In Pittsburg, Texas Is Serene, Cozy And Beautiful

It is summer vacation season and families all across East Texas are looking for perfect places to escape and get away for a week or so. However, with the economy, the way it is right now, the price of everything going up, and gas being higher than ever, a staycation or a destination closer to home is more appealing to East Texans than ever. When you want to still get away but a long-distance vacation is now out of the question, there are some great alternatives right here in East Texas.
PITTSBURG, TX
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ONGOINGThird Friday, May through OctoberThe Hughes Springs Cruise Night returns the third Friday of the month, from May through October.
HUGHES SPRINGS, TX
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MPHS cosmetology students earn licenses

Eleven students in the Mount Pleasant High School Cosmetology program recently earned their cosmetology licenses after passing both a written and practical state exam. They are now fully licensed to work in any salon in the state of Texas. MPHS offers a two-year, comprehensive cosmetology program. Cosmetology I focuses on the study of hair, skin, nails and their related care. Students study and…
MOUNT PLEASANT, TX
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