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McKinney named teacher of year

The Mineola Kiwanis Club normally presents the teacher of the year award at the annual chamber of commerce banquet. more

Quitman Pilot Club passes out scholarships

The Pilot Club of Quitman recently awarded $14,000 in scholarship to 2020 seniors at Quitman, Alba-Golden and Yantis High Schools. more

Quitman city pool reopening delayed

An equipment malfunction has delayed the planned June 8 opening for the city of Quitman swimming pool. more

Yard of the Month

Rose Hill Food Pantry distributes to those in need

The Rose Hill Food Pantry offers services each  second and fourth Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at 1420 CR 2460 in Mineola. 

There is no qualification to receive food. more

Protest peaceful at county courthouse

With the Wood County courthouse in the background, several Monday morning protesters lined the corner at South Main and Hwy. 154 in Quitman. more

County judge challenges cities on census

County Judge Lucy Hebron has challenged Wood County communities to get on board with the 2020 United States Census. more

Graduating 2020 style

It was a graduation like no other in the history of Quitman High School commencement exercises. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the closing of schools, this year’s senior class has had to endure hardships that had never been seen. more

Alba park upgrade paying dividends

It was a Wednesday afternoon. There was no one expected at the Alba City Park, but taking advantage of the cloud cover, a grandmother and grandfather were attentively watching their young grandson scamper up the climbing wall. Under a covered picnic table, two couples were enjoying a lunch which they had brought with them from a restaurant at Lake Fork. more

Youth foundations cancel summer baseball seasons

The youth foundations for Alba-Golden, Mineola and Quitman voted last week to cancel the spring-summer baseball leagues. more

Mineola ISD seeking input on reopening schools

Parents and staff in Mineola ISD are being asked to complete a survey concerning the reopening of school in the fall. more

Letter to the Editor

My last day with the Mineola Chamber of Commerce will be Saturday, Aug. 1. Although I have very much enjoyed my time at the chamber, I know I need to further my education. more
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