April 16, 2014 RSS feed / News

Stinson House installs new roof

The roof of the historic Stinson Roof in Quitman is being replaced. The Stinson House, located in Gov. Jim Hogg City Park in Quitman, was originally built in 1869. It was built by James A. More...

DAR’s history of volunteerism highlighted at monthly meeting

On Saturday, April 5, members of the Elizabeth Denton English Chapter, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution welcomed to their monthly meeting Cynthia Kent, retired Judicial District Court Judge. More...

Quitman Elementary announces Kindergarten Round-Up

Quitman Elementary School’s Kindergarten Round-Up is just around the corner. Parents who have children that will be five years old on or before Sept. 1, 2014 are encouraged to come and register their child for the 2014-2015 school year. More...

Quitman Chamber welcomes new member

The Quitman Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed its newest member, April T. Bautista, attorney and counselor at-law. More...

Lake Fork Fishing Report

Crazy East Texas weather! This week we saw the water temperatures range from 55 to 68 degrees. The bass spawn is in full swing. More...

Quitman boy’s golf team wins district tournament

The Quitman boys’ golf team won the District 17 2A tournament. Their first day team total at Lake Fork Golf Course was 329, and their second day total at Van Zandt Country Club was 337. More...

Crime Stoppers safety tip

From the Better Business Bureau’s website: There is a brand-new phishing scam on the loose and this time it is targeting users of the widely popular video streaming website, Netflix. More...

Yantis VFD celebrates 50th anniversary with fishing tourny

The Yantis Volunteer Fire Department is celebrating its 50th anniversary along with the annual Yantis Catfish Classic on Lake Fork. More...

Auditions Set for South Pacific at Lake Country Playhouse

Mineola’s Lake Country Playhouse is pleased to announce open auditions for its summer musical, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein’s immortal “South Pacific.” Auditions will be April 21 and 22, 7pm, at the Mineola League of More...

Lake Country Republican Club to host candidate forum

The Lake Country Republican Club will host a candidate forum for candidates in the Republican primary runoff election that will be held Tuesday, May 27. The forum will be held Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Quitman Public Library. More...

Winners named in MLOTA 2014 art show

The Mineola League of the Arts Show was held this weekend with artists from around the area. More...

4-H Forecast

4-H Horse Club Members Win at District Contest Wood County 4-H Horse Club members once again took top honors at the District 4-H Horse Judging Contest April 5th in College Station. More...

Ag News

Tri-County New Landowner Workshop More...

Quitman Library Notes

OverDrive Read is a new way of reading eBooks, and it is now available for patrons of the Quitman Public Library as part of the Northeast Texas Library Consortium. More...