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SSHS Seniors Awarded More Than $3.3 Million In Scholarships, Awards At Ceremony — Part 2
May18

SSHS Seniors Awarded More Than $3.3 Million In Scholarships, Awards At Ceremony — Part 2

Sulphur Springs High School seniors Thursday night received more than $3.3 million in scholarship offers and other awards. Several students were the recipient of more than one award, some received offers from more than one institution, others received large awards or multiple awards from their chosen school. Rhett Reid has been offered a $4,0000 Academic Achievement Award from the University of Texas at Tyler, a $24,000 University of...

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SSHS Seniors Awarded More Than $3.3 Million In Scholarships, Awards At Ceremony — Part 1
May17

SSHS Seniors Awarded More Than $3.3 Million In Scholarships, Awards At Ceremony — Part 1

More than $3.3 million in scholarships, military and other monetary rewards were presented to seniors at the Sulphur Springs High School Awards Ceremony Thursday evening, May 16, at SSHS Auditorium at Hopkins County Regional Civic Center. Top graduates, UIL scholars, students who have earned Medical Assistant Certifications, Forrest Gregg MVP and James Cameron Fighting Heart Award recipients were also recognized during the program....

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29 SSHS Seniors Recognized As Honor Graduates
May16

29 SSHS Seniors Recognized As Honor Graduates

Sulphur Springs Independent School District Thursday morning recognized 29 seniors as honor graduates during a special breakfast hosted at Hopkins County Regional Civic Center. The 29 are the top ranking students in the Sulphur Springs High School Senior Class of 2019, which includes 298 graduation candidates. Each honor graduate was encouraged to have their parents and a teacher or educator who made a lasting impact in their lives...

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Gabby Idzi, Kavan Smith Recognized As Top Miller Grove 8th Graders
May15

Gabby Idzi, Kavan Smith Recognized As Top Miller Grove 8th Graders

Gabby Idzi and Kavan Smith have been announced as the top 8th graders at Miller Grove Junior High this year. Gabby Idzi, daughter of Robert and Michele Idzi, is the MGJHs valedictorian. She is a member of Awana’s Youth Group at Brashear Baptist Church and helps her mom and dad around the house as much as possible. Gabby participated in many UIL events and has gained many awards. This year she placed second in calculator, fifth in...

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Marine Corp League Honors Peace Officers
May15

Marine Corp League Honors Peace Officers

Veterans-2019-23 Veterans-2019-31 Veterans-2019-20 Veterans-2019-16 Veterans-2019-25 Veterans-2019-36 Veterans-2019-45 Veterans-2019-61 Veterans-2019-49 The Hopkins County Marine Corp League honored Peace Officers on Celebration Plaza Wednesday morning. The simple ceremony included the Policeman’s Prayer and the playing of taps. This is one of many events planned for the League this May. At 0800 (8AM) sharp, Detachment...

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Miller Grove ISD Breaks Ground On New Track
May14

Miller Grove ISD Breaks Ground On New Track

Miller Grove ISD Board of Trustees Secretary Bret Garrett, member Ray Sparks, and President Brandon Darrow; Anna Ferguson, who donated a portion of the land where the new track will be built); and board members, Doug Hall, Vice President Eric Mabe, John Wilbur and Clark May officially break ground on the new MGISD track project Monday. Miller Grove ISD board members officially broke ground on the site of the new school track on...

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20 Personnel Decisions Approved for SSISD, 3 Trustees Sworn In Monday
May14

20 Personnel Decisions Approved for SSISD, 3 Trustees Sworn In Monday

Twenty personnel recommendations were approved, the new and reelected school board members sworn in, and officers elected by Sulphur Springs Independent School District Board of Trustees at their regular May board Monday evening. Board of Trustees Sulphur Springs ISD Election Officer Sandra Gibby administers the oath of office Monday evening to John Prickette, Leesa Toliver and Craig Roberts, who were unopposed during filing for the...

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Marine Corps League Tribute to Peace Officers Memorial Day 2019
May14

Marine Corps League Tribute to Peace Officers Memorial Day 2019

The Hopkins County Detachment of the Marine Corps League will pay tribute to Peace Officers this Memorial Day. The ceremony with take place Wednesday May 15th at the Veterans Memorial in Sulphur Springs. Service Flags will be lowered to half-staff at 0800 (8:00AM) followed by the Policeman’s Prayer. The large U.S. Flag in the center of the plaza will then be lowered as taps is played. Coffee and donuts will be served. Flags will...

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Sulphur Springs Lady Cats Softball Players Make All District
May13

Sulphur Springs Lady Cats Softball Players Make All District

Lady Cats Softball Team Gets Four Superlatives with Thirteen Players Making All-District Team The Lady Cats’ district champion softball team earned four superlatives and had thirteen team members on the All-District Team selected recently by the district’s coaches who could not vote for their own players. The Lady Cats had fifteen players who qualified for Academic All-District. Pitcher Bailey Haggerty was the Co-District...

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Relay For Life Supporters Pack The ROC Friday
May12

Relay For Life Supporters Pack The ROC Friday

Relay For Life Tri Counties-Texas wrapped up late Friday night with more than $40,000 raised online and during the annual American Cancer Society benefit and awareness event. Committee members shortly after midnight were still collecting funds, but said early estimates were for more than $40,000 collected for RFL, and counting. Donations can be made year round, and teams who wish to continue fundraising online and otherwise can do so...

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