Sports

Grand Saline too salty for Quitman Bulldogs, 43-0

Yesterday at 9:05 AM
Carson Dickens, 11, gets off a nice run for the Quitman Bulldogs against Grand Saline Friday. Such offensive success was hard to find as the Bulldogs fell 43-0.
An injury-riddled Quitman team was overpowered by a strong Grand Saline defense handing the Bulldogs their second shutout loss in two weeks by a 43-0 score. Quitman had at least six starters out due …

Mineola comeback fails to materialize as Pottsboro pours it on for district win

Yesterday at 9:03 AM
The early possessions of the Mineola vs. Pottsboro clash Friday were reminiscent of last year’s game. Pottsboro came out fast, scoring twice in the opening five minutes. After the Yellowjackets …

Alba-Golden falls to Cumby in straight sets

Yesterday at 9:02 AM
Alba-Golden’s Kaylee Anglin prepares to unleash on a set in early action against Cumby.
The Cumby Lady Trojans used an oppressive offense to stifle any Alba-Golden scoring efforts en route to a straight-set victory last Tuesday.  The Lady Trojan offensive performance featured …

Lady Bulldogs stop Chapel Hill

Yesterday at 9:02 AM
The Quitman Lady Bulldogs defeated Mt. Pleasant Chapel Hill Friday afternoon 3-1 to clinch a playoff spot. With the win, the Lady Bulldogs are 5-2 in District 13-3A action and ahead of the fourth …

Quitman outlasts Mineola for five-set district victory

Yesterday at 9:02 AM
Kaysi Parker spikes the ball for Quitman as her teammates watch.
It was an epic battle when county rivals Quitman and Mineola met at Ballard Memorial Gym last Tuesday. Quitman took an exciting 3-2 win that put the Lady Bulldogs in the third playoff spot in …

Quitman sweeps district cross country

Wednesday, October 13
The Quitman cross country teams scored a clean sweep at the district cross-country meet Saturday at Northeast Texas Community College. The Bulldog and Lady Bulldog teams will next compete on Monday, Oct. 25 at in the regional meet at the Jesse Owens Memorial Athletic Complex in Dallas.

Taming the Tiger elusive for Mineola

Wednesday, October 13
The Mt. Vernon Tigers are playing football at a very high level. They came to Mineola and dissected the Yellowjackets, winning in a dominating fashion 49-7.

The lights are up on Friday night

Friday, October 8
Mineola hosts Mt. Vernon in a key district game. The Lady Jackets lost to Mt. Vernon three games to two in volleyball to start the evening. Quitman continues its great season on the road at …

Jackets overcome early deficit

Wednesday, October 6
The Mineola Yellowjackets took the best shots that the Bonham Purple Warriors could muster Friday night and came home with a 31-22 win. It was not a beautiful game to watch, but the ability of Mineola to adjust to the game and play a strong second half gave them a 2-0 start in district play. 

Lady Jackets defeat Winona

Wednesday, October 6
Mineola trailed Winona 11-17 in the first set Friday when coach Tashara Stephens called timeout. The Lady Jackets responded to her message.

Quitman opens district stopping Mineola

Thursday, September 30

Alba-Golden runs out of time against Wolfe City

Thursday, September 30

Jackets hold on for win

Thursday, September 30

Friday night high school sports

Friday, September 24

Lady Panthers claw past Fruitvale

Wednesday, September 22

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

other news

Dutch treat

Wednesday, October 13
The National Dutch Oven Gathering came to Texas last week at the Mineola Civic Center as members from around the country showed off their skills at cooking a variety of foods in a traditional cast iron dutch oven.

Legendary Mineola jazz musician dies in Detroit

Wednesday, October 13
Those who worked closely with him say Detroit jazz musician and music educator James Tatum touched lives just as majestically as he touched piano keys in concert halls and classrooms throughout the U.S.

Commission seeks funds for mini-train depot

Wednesday, October 13
Improvements to Iron Horse Square Park in Mineola were presented to the Mineola Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) Thursday.

QDC targets downtown sidewalks for improvement

Wednesday, October 13
Quitman Development Corporation (QDC) board members nominated a new board member, and the group discussed projects and initiatives for the upcoming year Monday.

District judge dismisses two Jerry Boone charges

Wednesday, October 13
402nd District Judge Brad McCampbell dismissed cases of aggravated assault against Jerry Wayne Boone last Friday during a full court day of status hearings.