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Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet: A Celebration with Food, Fun, and Loved Ones
Apr23

Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet: A Celebration with Food, Fun, and Loved Ones

The Annual Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet was held on Saturday, April 22nd, at the ROC in Sulphur Springs.  There was about 200 in attendance. The Guests were served Pork Loin, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Rolls Cake, Pie and Pear Dump Cake.  The Mistress of Ceremonies was Elaine Harrison. The Music was given by: East Caney Youth Choir and Buddy and Ina Gore, Psalm 100. The Special Speaker was Lucinda Benton. Thank You to the Sponsors:...

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Photos from UPRA Rodeo
Apr22

Photos from UPRA Rodeo

Last Friday and Saturday, April 20th and 21st, UPRA held their annual rodeo. Events included; celebrity steer riding, barrel racing, mutton busting, calf and steer scrambles, calf-roping, and much more! The rodeo clowns kept the audience laughing at their crazy antics all night long. There were concessions available and Audience members could also ride a mechanical bull. UPRA Rodeo 41 UPRA Rodeo 42 UPRA Rodeo 43 UPRA Rodeo 44 UPRA...

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Meal a Day Menu for April 23rd-27th
Apr22

Meal a Day Menu for April 23rd-27th

Meal A Day Menu April 23rd  – April 27th  Monday Cheese Burgers Lettuce Tomato Onion Pickle Spears Baked Beans Chips   Tuesday BBQ Rope Sausage Macaroni and Cheese Cole Slaw Roll Wednesday Spiral Cut Honey Ham Sweet Potatoes Green Beans Roll Thursday Apricot Glazed Chicken Breast On a Bed of Rice Providence Vegetables Corn   Friday Chicken Pot Pie Pickled Beets Broccoli and...

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Aviation History: What ever happened to the eleven VC-140B Lockheed JetStars?
Apr22

Aviation History: What ever happened to the eleven VC-140B Lockheed JetStars?

Eleven C-140Bs were assigned to the Military Airlift Command. They were flown as VC-140B’s on special government and White House airlift missions by the 89th Military Airlift Wing at Andrews AFB, Maryland. The VC-140B’s were capable and versatile, but by the early 1980’s the Air Force was looking for a replacement. JetStars were out of production and spares were getting expensive. The JetStar was also not as fuel efficient as newer...

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A Chance to Visit Heritage Park and See Amazing Art for FREE: TODAY, Saturday April 21st
Apr21

A Chance to Visit Heritage Park and See Amazing Art for FREE: TODAY, Saturday April 21st

By: Savannah Owens The 6th Annual Heritage Park Youth Art Show Exhibition is on display at the Heritage Park Chapel, Today, Saturday April 21st, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Susan Carey, Hopkins County Historical Society Member, is leading the exhibit.  The exhibit is completely free for the public to view. “This is one of the few times it is totally free to visit the park” Carey said. The art is inspirational, thought...

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Wildcat Park Dedication Ceremony
Apr20

Wildcat Park Dedication Ceremony

Tonight, April 20th 2018, was the official Grand Opening for the new baseball fields in Wildcat Park. Superintendent Mike Lamb began the dedication by thanking the fans, taxpayers and school board members. He continued to thank the baseball coaches.  Lamb offered a special thank you to the maintenance crew, and local vendors for all their hard work and support. Lamb explained that the building, upkeep and support “is a community...

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You’ve Been Whipped By Johanna Hicks
Apr20

You’ve Been Whipped By Johanna Hicks

You’ve Been Whipped!                Many of you have already gotten wind of a new event being held during the 2018 Hopkins County Dairy Festival.  Excitement is building, and plans are in full swing as we prepare for the “Whipped” Challenge.  Businesses, civic clubs, and organizations are encouraged to enter a team.  Here’s how it works: 1)      The contest will take place on the front grounds of the Hopkins County Civic Center, 1200...

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Pond Management: Algae By Mario Villarino
Apr20

Pond Management: Algae By Mario Villarino

Aquatic vegetation management can be a perplexing problem. The first part of that problem is proper identification. Management of most aquatic plant species depends on properly identifying the desirable or nuisance plant. Many ponds have more than one type of aquatic plant, and care must be taken to identify all the aquatic plants inhabiting the pond. Some pond plants may be beneficial to local or migratory wildlife, and therefore,...

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Winners from the CANHelp Play it Forward Tennis Tournament
Apr19

Winners from the CANHelp Play it Forward Tennis Tournament

Winners from the CANHelp Play it Forward Tennis Tournament: Dakota Elswich / Jennifer Figueroa 3rd place AdvancedRobert Stevens/ Mollie Millsap 1st place Advance consolation Amanda Foster / Tyler Dennis 3rd place round robin   Alex Botello / Alex Romero 2nd place round robin Jonah Kirkpatrick/ Alex Benitez 1st Place Advance Mark Temporal / Chase Crouch 2nd place Advance Adela Martinez CanHelp Logan Vaughan / Craig Johnson 1st place...

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Pizza Inn Lends a Helping Hand
Apr17

Pizza Inn Lends a Helping Hand

Pizza Inn generously sponsored the KSST SurPrize Patrol for the Month of April by donating the Grand Prize of a Pizza Party, which was awarded to Campbell ISD. KSST sat down with Kevin Tanton, owner/manager of Pizza Inn, to discuss why they decided to donate a Pizza Party for the Teachers and Staff at Campbell ISD. “We always try to  help out: especially  schools. Whether it is with donations around Sulphur Springs, or Hopkins...

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