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Church affiliation questioned in appointment for QDC post

Just when you think a routine city council meeting was going smoothly, the appointment of a local dentist to the Quitman Development Corporation (QDC) sparked controversy last Thursday. more

Mineola Elementary students portray historical Texas figures

Mineola Elementary School had a full house for it’s Living History Museum. Third graders represented inventors and entrepreneurs, fourth graders represented historical Texas figures, and fifth graders represented famous Americans in math and science.  more

No serious injuries in MISD bus crash

A Mineola ISD school bus was involved in a traffic crash Thursday, Nov. 21 about 6:35 a.m. on U.S. Hwy. 80 a few miles east of Mineola. more

Mineola board to begin superintendent interviews

Interviews have been scheduled three days next week for the Mineola ISD school board to interview candidates for superintendent. more

Candidates continue filing for spring primary

The race for Wood County sheriff has heated up as filing continues for the March 3 party primaries. more

At 103, English prefers to think youthful thoughts and see what’s going on

Irene English turned 103 years old on Nov. 20. Even at her age, she is sharp and quick-witted. After living more than a century, she has seen and experienced many changes.  more

Quitman council awards bid for new Lake Fork water line

Quitman City Council members approved a bid from a Tyler construction company for a 12-inch water line construction project for the Quitman water system from Lake Fork.  more

DAR chapter sends holiday packages to troops

Members of the Elizabeth Denton English Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, gathered at the Mineola post office to send Christmas boxes to the “Old Hickory” unit 1-113th, of the 30th Armor Brigade Combat Team at Fort Buehring, Kuwait. more

Sales tax collections continue upward

Sales tax receipts for Wood County continue to rise, with double digit increases in November. more

County hosts open house for new annex

Despite the inclement weather, Wood County officials and employees welcomed visitors to the new courthouse annex building on November 21. more

Mineola High School Anchor Club places giving trees around community for Caring and Sharing

Mineola Caring & Sharing Christmas trees are going up around the city thanks to the Mineola High School Anchor Club. more

Alba-Golden student named DAR Good Citizen

Justina Peterson, a senior at Alba-Golden High School, was selected as the winner of the 2019 Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen contest. She will represent the Elizabeth Denton English Chapter, NSDAR through the next levels of judging.  more
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