May 4, 2016 RSS feed / News

Shopping discovery reunites sisters with family memory

Many people find exploring the treasures in every nook and cranny of Mineola antique, collectibles and thrift stores a fun and relatively inexpensive pastime. More...

Family-friendly play opens this weekend at LCP

“Let’s Murder Marsha” opens Friday at Lake Country Playhouse’s Select Theater in downtown Mineola. The curtain rises at 7:30 p.m. for Friday and Saturday shows for the next two weekends and 2 p.m. for Sunday matinees. More...

Home schooled children jump to national competition

Several local home schooled students earned the right to participate in the U.S. National Jump Rope Championship which will be held at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex June 27 - July 1 in Orlando, Florida. More...

Local Boy Scout Troop to have annual garage sale

Mineola Boy Scout Troop 385 will have their annual garage sale Saturday at 8 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church Education Building at the corner of Johnson and McDonald Street. More...

Star gazing at Nature Preserve scheduled Friday

The Astronomical Society of East Texas will present star gazing at the Mineola Nature Preserve on Friday. More...

AgriLife agents to present healthy cooking school

On Friday, May 20 the AgriLife agents from Wood, Rains and Hopkins counties will present Dinner Tonight “Cooking Through the Seasons” healthy cooking school, assisted by the AgriLife Extension Master Wellness volunteer program. More...

Auditions for “Suds the Musical” at Lake Country Playhouse

Lake Country Playhouse in Mineola will have auditions for “Suds the Musical” Monday and Tuesday, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Select Theater. “Suds” will be performed July 23, 24, 29, 30 and 31 More...

Correction

The early voting for the Mineola School Board Election did not take place in the School Administration Building. It took place through yesterday (Tuesday) at the courthouse. Be sure, if you haven’t already voted early, to vote Saturday. More...

First grade teacher receives VFW Teacher of Year honors

Mineola First Grade Teacher Wendi Gowan was awarded Teacher of the Year Honors by the Veterans of Foreign War Thursday at the middle school cafeteria. More...

Mineola Farmers’ Market begins sixth season Saturday

The Mineola Farmers’ Market, sponsored by the Mineola Main Street Program, will open its sixth season Saturday at the Pavilion. The Market is open—rain or shine—every Saturday morning from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. More...

Mineola Pilot Club members attend state convention

Nine members of the Pilot Club of Mineola and two Co-Pilots attended the seventy-ninth annual Texas District Pilot International convention in Tyler April 21-24. Janell Abbott, Governor, presided over the convention. More...

Alba-Golden Fifth Six Weeks Honor Rolls

Honor rolls for the fifth six weeks at Alba-Golden are: Secondary school All As More...

Mineola band program makes school history

The Mineola Band Program made school history when the high school, seventh and eighth grade bands all had 1st Division Concert Ratings at a recent UIL competition. More...

First Airplane Ride

Saturday, April 23, 4-year-old Lucas Roy Kratzmeyer took his very first airplane ride with his great aunt Cindy Renea in a Cessna 172 at Mineola-Wisener Airport. More...

Friends, boards and co-workers give Rauscher retirement send-off

Main Street Board Chairman Ron Wilson presented Community Development Director Lynda Rauscher with the first of several gifts she would receive from her boards during her retirement reception Friday at Mineola City hall. More...