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A march for change

A gathering slightly larger than the previous Thursday formed just after 5 p.m. Thursday afternoon at the gazebo in downtown Mineola. more

A prayer for unity

As protests continued across the nation, about 100 residents attended a gathering for prayer on the north lawn of the Wood County courthouse Saturday morning. more

Mineola Pilot Club names humanitarian of year

Ellen Jackson was honored by the Mineola Pilot Club as Humanitarian of the Year at their annual installation banquet last week. more

Kiwanis donates to civic center

When the splash pad at the Mineola Civic Center needed repairs in order to open for the summer, the Mineola Kiwanis Club stepped up to help. more

Keeping the lights on is a challenging task for co-op

Given the rural nature of Wood County, the heavily-forested topography, the complexity of power transmission, East Texas weather, animal interaction and the occasional man-made accident, keeping the light on in the coffeemaker can be a challenge. more

Wood County Old Settlers Reunion cut to two days

There will be a 118th Wood County Old Settlers Reunion with a limited two-day version of the event. The 2020 edition of one of the state’s oldest active festivals will be held July 31 and Aug. 1 at Jim Hogg City Park in Quitman. more

Quitman ISD explores standards for naming facilities

She was teacher who inspired her theater students to reach for their highest goals in life.

Now, those former students and many others in the Quitman school district want Kristina Linker Johnson’s efforts memorialized by naming the school theater in her honor. more

Quitman city swimming pool open with restrictions

Quitman city swimming pool is open for business Monday through Saturday from noon to 6 p.m. There are two sessions, noon to 3 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. Cost is $3.50 per session. more

Voter registration deadline June 15 for runoff

Monday, June 15 is the final day to register to vote in the July 14 runoff elections. more

Bigham serves city 22 years

Despite not having an affinity for politics, Novada Bigham has served on the Mineola City Council for 22 years, many of those as mayor pro tem. more

Clemons named man of year

Don Clemons has been honored as Man of the Year for 2019 by the Mineola Rotary Club. He was presented the award by club President-elect Denise Hurst at the Kindness Kottage board meeting on Monday, June 1. more

Marchers rally in Mineola

The protests that have spread throughout the nation in response to the killing at police hands of George Floyd in Minneapolis reached Wood County last week and will continue this week. more
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