Local Area Headlines
Pittsburg police have identified the person killed Monday afternoon in a collision between an SUV and an 18-wheeler at the intersection of US HWY 271 North and Loop 179. Investigators say a van operated by Johnny Ray Mason Jr of Gladewater was travelling south on US 271 when he ...Read More »
Thirty-three-year-old Mario Alverto Gutierrez of Mt. Pleasant was arrested in Titus County on a Camp County warrant for Burglary of a Building. No bond amount has been set. Thirty-two-year-old Chelsea Matthews of Mt. Pleasant was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance, a Camp County warrant for Burglary of ...Read More »
Medical investigators are still searching for the cause of death of a Tyler Junior College student who died after she was found unresponsive in her dorm room over the weekend. a Justice of the Peace requested an autopsy but the preliminary results did not show anything unusual in the ...Read More »
A 33-year-old Texas man is behind bars in Las Vegas after allegedly threatening mass shootings at three hospitals there. Nicholas Encinias, whose last known address was in the Austin area was reportedly upset about treatment he had received when he was living in Las Vegas last year.Read More »
TYLER, Texas -A 45-year-old Tyler, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today. Eleazar Juarez Juarez pleaded guilty to conspiracy to produce, transfer, and forge false identification documents today before U.S. Magistrate Judge K. Nicole ...Read More »
Twenty-five-year-old Michael Raynal Blackmon was arrested in Hopkins County on warrants for Violation of Probation on a State Jail Felony charge of Injury to a Child, Elderly or Disabled Person with the Intent to Cause Bodily Injury and a misdemeanor traffic warrant. No bond has been set. Eighteen-year-old Raekwon ...Read More »
Authorities have identified two people involved in a shooting at a North Texas Pee Wee football game Saturday and have issued warrants for their arrests. Parents say a group of people got into an argument in the stands during the game at Eastern Hills High School in Fort Worth. ...Read More »
A Collin County woman is fighting for her life after she was run over by a hit and run driver in College Station Saturday. Police say Carly Beatty was walking home from a friend’s home when she was struck head on. She has already undergone multiple surgeries. Police arrested ...Read More »
The woman accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the Bonham HS War Dancers Drill Team Booster club has surrendered to authorities. Forty-six-year-old Tricia Briggance Hubbard was the president of the booster club. Authorities said she used the money to pay bills and sent her daughter on a mission ...Read More »
Local Sports Headlines
North Lamar trailed 18–16 in the second before closing out the set on a 9–3 run. The Pantherettes would then never trail in set three. Kenley Coston had 28 assists, went 17 of 17 from the service line and had one ace. Here’s head coach Sara Beth Upchurch after ...Read More »
We are restoring a native species 50 million years older than the dinosaurs. It will be Wednesday (Sep 18) around 11:30 am until 12:15 pm. We expect the USFWS trucks to arrive at 11:30. They will begin acclimating the fish to the bayou water. We anticipate they will start releasing ...Read More »
Lions ranked No. 21 in AVCA poll heading into the conference season.· COMMERCE– The Texas A&M University-Commerce volleyball team is the No. 21 ranked team in the nation, according to the American Volleyball Coaches Association coaches poll as announced Monday. Dating back to last season the Lions ...Read More »
Paris informed Mt Pleasant’s athletic department that games at Paris Tuesday will begin at 6:00 pm, not 5:30. Games at Mt Pleasant start at the time scheduled.Read More »
Inactive for the first two games, Dallas Cowboys’ defensive end Taco Charlton took to social media Monday with a plea to the team: Free me. The Cowboys have had trade discussions for Charlton, a first-round pick in 2017, but nothing that has gotten close to fruition, according to a source. ...Read More »
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
- HOMECOMING Dress Up Day: TIE DYE DAY
- CDC Parenting at MPHS, 11:40 a.m.
- Brice Book Fair
- Sims School Picture Day
Private-Use Pesticide Applicator Training is at 8:30 am, Wednesday (Sep 18) at NTCC Hanson Sewell Center, 237 College St., in Pittsburg’s Watley Room/107. The cost is $60. The Training Manuals are included if you reserve your spot by Monday (Sep 16). Otherwise, manuals may be ordered here: https://agrilife.org/aes/manual-order-forms/) Please pre-register to the Camp County Extension Office at 903-856-5005.
The City of Paris presents “Walk & Talk.” Texans walk the walk and now talk the talk! Be a Part of the Walk Across Texas! Program. Walking is one of the least expensive and easiest ways to get fit. Start now and reduce your risk of cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. This class will also include a discussion on nutrition topics. The cost is free, and the classes start September 4 and run through October 25, Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 8:30 am until 9:30 am.
Walk and Talk! Walking is one of the least expensive and easiest ways to get fit. Start now, and reduce your risk of cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. This class will also include a discussion on nutrition topics. The cost is free, the class will meet thru Friday (Oct 25) on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:30 am to 9:30 am.
The City of Paris presents: How to Own and Manage Your Health. Come out for an eight-week course for a short nutrition lesson and cooking demo. Receive recipes and samples and learn ways to maintain a healthier lifestyle. It is at Oak Park Gym, 2515 Bonham on Thursdays & Fridays now through Friday (Oct 25) from 10:00 am until 11:00 am. It is free! For more information, contact Carla Trent 903-784-9266.
StoryTimes at Paris Library – Baby & Toddler Story Time baby Toddler Tuesdays at 10:30 am for ages 0-2 years. Tale Time with Tracy storytime Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Regular Wednesday storytime continues throughout the whole year for 3–5-year-olds.
Do you know a child ages 0-21 who shows signs of developmental delay, on-going learning problems, behavioral or medical problems that interfere with learning? If so, please contact your local school district or Titus County Shared Services, 2230 N. Edwards, Mt. Pleasant, phone 903-575-2079, Marilyn Logan.
Thursday, September 19, 2019
- HOMECOMING Dress Up Day: CLASS COLORS DAY
o Kinder, 1st grade, 5th grade & 9th grade: White
o 2nd grade, 6th grade & 10th grade: Gray,
o 3rd grade, 7th grade, & 11th grade: Yellow
o 4th grade, 8th grade & 12th grade: Black
- CDC Parenting Support Group for Children with Disabilities, 5:30 p.m.
- Brice Book Fair
JV vs. Royse City (home) 3:30 p.m.
MPJH 7A, 7B, 8A, 8B @ Hallsville (away), 4:30 p.m.
MPHS Freshmen vs. Paris (home), 5:30 p.m.
MPHS JV @ Paris (away), 5:30 p.m.
The City of Paris presents “How to Own and Manage Your Health.” Come out for an eight-week course for a short nutrition lesson and cooking demo. Receive recipes and samples and learn ways to maintain a healthier lifestyle. It will be at Oak Park Gym, 2515 Bonham on Thursdays & Fridays starting September 5 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am, and the cost is free. For more information contact Carla Trent 903-784-9266.
The City of Paris is hosting BINGO every Thursday from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Oak Park Gym. The address is 2515 Bonham.
Join Ducks Unlimited Thursday (Sep 19) for their annual banquet at the Elks Lodge. Doors open at 5:30 pm and the dinner is at 7:00 pm. Door prizes, auction items, fun, and lots of other hunters. Call Mike Endsley at 903-784-2333 for tickets and for more information. 903-784-2333.