MADD Family Fun Glow Walk
Aug21

MADD Family Fun Glow Walk

It’s still more than a month away but already 132 walkers or runners have signed up to participate in the 2nd annual MADD Family Fun Glow Walk on Saturday, September 27 at Buford Park in Sulphur Springs. There were 102 participants last year. Cost for early registrants is $20 for adults, $15 for youths and you can also register your dog. You can register on line at www.walklikemadd.org. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports Director By...

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Dare To Dream Underway At Douglas
Aug21

Dare To Dream Underway At Douglas

The three-day Dare to Dream Camp got underway Wednesday at Douglas Intermediate School in Sulphur Springs. 120 fifth graders to be at Douglas registered to attend the leadership building camp. Around 100 high school students are serving as mentors. Jeff Harris, the school district Character Curriculum Director, developed the program. It utilizes the movie Remember the Titans. Games are interspersed with speeches. Speakers Wednesday...

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Stew Fest 2014
Aug13

Stew Fest 2014

The Hopkins County Fall Festival and the World Champion Hopkins County Stew Contest will be reunited for “Stew Fest 2014” in the cool weather in October. Both Boards for these organizations have agreed that the two events complement each other so well, that they need to be on the same weekend. It is our desire to create an incredible experience for visitors to Sulphur Springs. While the stew contest and the fall festival–as...

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Hopkins County Stew Festival and Fall Festival Sing Kumbaya
Aug08

Hopkins County Stew Festival and Fall Festival Sing Kumbaya

On Monday at 5 p.m., the boards of the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce and the Fall Festival will celebrate their reuniting with a ribbon cutting on Buford Circle in Buford Park near the Equine Pavilion. For many years, the Stew Contest and Fall Festival activities created a synergy in September. Several years ago, the Stew Contest moved to a cooler October date. Fall Festival will join them this year By Don Julian, KSST News and...

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5th Annual My Bowl Set For This Saturday
Jul31

5th Annual My Bowl Set For This Saturday

  The 5th annual My Bowl takes place Saturday morning from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Classic Lanes Bowling Alley. The event is a fundraiser to assure that local special needs kids have funds to go to area competition and also the state tournament in Austin. Local businesses and individuals are helping out by sponsoring teams or individual bowlers. They have also donated items for a silent auction. There will also be a donation jar...

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Blue Blazes Camp
Jul24

Blue Blazes Camp

Listen to the interview. The Sulphur Springs High School Blue Blazes are offering their first ever summer dance camp next week in the High School Cafeteria. It will run Monday through Wednesday. Girls entering Kindergarten through 5th grades will be camp each day from 9 a.m. until noon while girls in Middle School will have camp from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. each day. Cost is $45. Girls can be pre-registered or can be registered on site....

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Summer Theatre Workshop Presents Two Plays
Jul18

Summer Theatre Workshop Presents Two Plays

There are still seven more presentations of two plays being presented by child actors participating in the Summer Theatre Workshop at Main Street Theatre. The Frog Prince and the Princess Brats and The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet will be staged Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and next week Thursday through Saturday at 7 p.m. with Sunday matinees both weeks at 2 p.m. Close to 40 children are involved. Directors are Leah Connor and...

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Happy Birthday Fred
Jul18

Happy Birthday Fred

You have wished me and every other member of the First Baptist Church a Happy Birthday for over 30 years. You have never missed. Fred we wait for and cherish the calls.  Family forgets, friends forget but you never have. We love you Fred, Happy...

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Library To Host Children’s Magician Brett Roberts
Jul16

Library To Host Children’s Magician Brett Roberts

Librarian Hope Cain with the Sulphur Springs Public Library tells us the library will be having a special guest Friday at 10 a.m. He’s children’s magician Brett Roberts who uses magic puppetry and story telling to teach children that reading is fun. Roberts’ show is entitled Dr. Flake-n-stein’s Magic Laboratory. It is an interactive show where children can participate with magic tricks and help with science experiments that are safe...

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Coleman Park To Host State Softball Tourneys This Weekend
Jul09

Coleman Park To Host State Softball Tourneys This Weekend

Listen to the Interview State tournaments for girls softball Dixie Angels, ages 9-10, and Belles, 13-15 begins Friday, July 11th at Coleman Park in Sulphur Springs. Opening ceremonies are at 6 p.m. at Field 1 at Coleman Parak. Gate fees are Weekend Tournament pass for Friday and Saturday $25. Kids $10. Games begin at 9 a.m. for morning games and 4 p.m. for afternoon and evening games. By Jimmy Rogers, KSST General...

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