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An Inside Look at Skatefest
Jun23

An Inside Look at Skatefest

What is Skatefest? KSST sat down with David Brantley, founder of Super Honkey Skateboarding, and creator of Skatefest to talk about the upcoming event. Skatefest is the first annual skateboarding competition in Sulphur Springs. There will be: competitions, bands, lesson sign-ups, ice cream, snow cones, Fireside Barbecue, face-painting and airbrush tattoos. Highwayman Ink, giveaways, Eric King will be giving out information on his...

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Tradin’ Post, Monday, June 26th, 2017:
Jun23

Tradin’ Post, Monday, June 26th, 2017:

For Sale: Wood Splitter…Huskey 20 ton…asking $600…Call Larry at (903)-335-7058. Share...

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Tira News By Jan Vaughn
Jun23

Tira News By Jan Vaughn

 By Jan Vaughn The Tira Homecoming is coming up on Sunday, July 2nd. Make plans to come enjoy the program at 11:00 in the Tira Methodist Church, followed by a covered dish lunch at the picnic tables on the grounds. Brad, Tanya, Matthew, Tonja, and Will joined William and Joyce Dodd for Fathers Day lunch on Sunday. Rob visited later in the day and Michael called from Richardson to wish William a Happy Father’s Day. Tiffany, Jaidyn, and...

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It’s Almost Time for the Independence Day Concert!
Jun23

It’s Almost Time for the Independence Day Concert!

Everyone’s getting excited about the annual Independence Concert set for Saturday July 1 in downtown Sulphur Springs! Plan to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating and claim your favorite place on Celebration Plaza for listening to the music and watching the fireworks. This year, there will be numerous restaurant vendors set up on the south side of the square with concessions, in addition to keeping their restaurants open...

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Tradin’ Post, Friday, June 23rd, 2017:
Jun23

Tradin’ Post, Friday, June 23rd, 2017:

Help Wanted: A handicap couple needs help: needs someone to take them to the bank, do household chores, buy groceries, and occasionally cook….Good pay…call (903)-335-8048 Share...

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Weed Control By Mario Villarino
Jun23

Weed Control By Mario Villarino

Weed control is an on-going process in Hopkins County. With our rainy season bringing April showers that sometimes carry well over early summer and recent devastating tornadoes in Northeast Texas is not surprising to have pending issues in our pastures because weather related delays. A common challenge is getting to harvest standing hay production because flooding or standing water in the fields or having to harvest hay infested with...

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You’re Never Too Old to Stay Fit By Johanna Hicks
Jun23

You’re Never Too Old to Stay Fit By Johanna Hicks

You’re Never Too Old to Stay Fit If you are a baby boomer, your adult years have flown by, filled with the competing demands of family, career and household responsibilities.  Then, one day, you find yourself over the age of 50, possibly facing the prospect of retirement, aging, and often serving in a new role as caregiver to elderly relatives.  The key is maintaining good health for yourself. Your nutritional needs change as you...

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Sulphur Springs Rotary Club Scholarship and Grant Recipients
Jun22

Sulphur Springs Rotary Club Scholarship and Grant Recipients

by Savannah Owens At their meeting on June 22nd, the Sulphur Springs Rotary club gave out Senior Scholarships to 6 seniors and grants to organizations around the community. The rotary club is 12 years old, and has 66 members and 4 honorary members. The money for the scholarships and grants came from their Claws for a Cause event.    The Rotary Club received 21 applications for the scholarships from all over Hopkins County. Two...

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Mobile Mammography Coach Visits Sulphur Springs
Jun22

Mobile Mammography Coach Visits Sulphur Springs

Hunt County Regional Healthcare has their Mobile Mammography bus parked in the Spring Village Shopping Center in front of Dollar General today, June 22. They will be in Sulphur Springs until 3:00 pm. Similar to a blood-drive bus, this Mobile Mammography Coach is a portable way to check for breast cancer, and service the areas around Hunt County. Leah Fouse, is the bus driver and also helps with registration/paperwork, said about the...

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Ragan Dennis is New Safe-T Advocate for 8 Counties
Jun22

Ragan Dennis is New Safe-T Advocate for 8 Counties

Miss Ragan Dennis is an advocate and caseworker for Safe-T. She came on board following the promotion to Supervisor of Mary Ferguson, a long-time caseworker in the Sulphur Springs office. With a college background in psychology and criminal justice, Ragan is a trained professional representing Safe-T during counseling with clients, in support group meetings and awareness presentations, and through a Certified Response Team for...

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