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4-H food show winners announced

The annual Wood County 4-H Food Show was held recently with 4-H members exhibiting skills in the Food/Nutrition project. more

County Republican club awards four scholarships

The Lake Country Republican Club awarded four local high school students scholarships at their meeting Monday, Dec. 2. more

Explorers program open to Wood County youth

For children 14-20 interested in law enforcement, Wood County Explorers Program would be a great learning opportunity for them.  more

With new facility, quilt shop grows into national destination – and has bigger plans

Little did she know when she moved to East Texas to raise emus she would be leading a multi-million dollar quilting business with thousands of followers some 20 plus years later. more

Erwins perform

The Erwins will be returning to Lake Country Bible Church in Mineola on Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m. more

It's Christmas time in Wood County

Quitman and Mineola held Christmas parades through their respective downtowns on Saturday and they were a sight to see. more

City studying request to exempt carts

A request to allow the use of golf carts on city streets in October could come before the Mineola City Council in December. Derrick McCann made one of two requests for off-street vehicles to be … more

Inaugural fund-razor grows awareness

The Mineola Police Department, Mineola ISD PD and Precinct 2 Constable Kelly Smith participated in No Shave November for Testicular Cancer through the Beard Patrol initiative. They raised $255... more

Recycling aluminum benefits Caring & Sharing

Mineola Caring and Sharing is in overdrive this month as it counts down to distribution day on Dec. 14. During Christmas holidays, they provide assistance to needy families with the focus on senior … more

Mineola man receives a big surprise; daughter he didn’t know gets big prize

Mike Love got the surprise of his life recently when he found out through a reality TV show that he has a grown daughter. Dashae Pardon had been adopted at five days old by loving parents and been raised well, but after giving birth to her son, she had a longing to find her biological family. 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

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
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