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The Pittsburg City Council voted at its July 9 meeting to participate with a coalition of Texas cities in opposing a plan by Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) to build its Wind Catcher W

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Camp County Commissioners were lucky the morning was cool when they met July 11.

GAZETTE PHOTO / ELLIS KNOX

Camp County Commissioners announced last week that construction has begun on a $500,000 contract to upgrade the county’s aging energy infrastructure.

Sports

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The Lady Pirates basketball team attended the Texas A&M University Team Camp, at College Station, Friday, June 29, Saturday, June 30 and Sunday July 1.

Introducing new a Pirate Coach Billy Hashaway, III. Hashaway was raised here in Pittsburg, and played his high school football for the hometown Pirates.

From Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Week of July 11, 2018

Opinions

I find myself once again finding fault with “The Way I See It” column by Ellis Knox. In his column “The Left leaning press”, July 5, 2018, Mr. Knox made a false statement.

Mr. Knox’ column in the July 12, 2018 Gazette had several points that bear clarification.

With President Trump’s choice of another Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, the left has already run to their microphones and computers to scream bloody murder. No dark pun intended.

Lifestyle

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Pittsburg FFA students traveled to Ft. Worth for the 90th Texas FFA Convention on July 10-13.

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Colby Hanks, of Dallas, TX, was united in marriage to Philip Baer, of The Netherlands, in a ceremony held in Rocksprings, TX March 3, 2018.

(StatePoint) Fresh, local produce is in its prime, making now the perfect time to take part in the farm-to-table movement.

Obituaries

Don N. Glover, 76, was born March 3, 1942 in Linden to Newton Judon Glover and Lilly Joyce Glover and passed away at his home on July 15, 2018.

Carolyn Sue Gossett, 79, of Pittsburg was born May 24, 1939 in Daingerfield to Earl and Cleo Turner Tigert and passed away in Jefferson on July 11, 2018.

James Burl Cranford, 92, of Lafayette was born Sept. 21, 1925 and joined his wife to be with his Lord and Savior on July 16, 2018 at Hospice of Texarkana with all his family present.

The Pittsburg Gazette

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