Stay Connected in Healthy Ways by Johanna Hicks
May23

Stay Connected in Healthy Ways by Johanna Hicks

Technology brings many benefits to our lives.  However, excessive screen time can create a flat, one-dimensional existence.  While technology is great for some types of communication, it is no substitute for real-world, face-to-face connection. You have probably heard the question, “Do you control your devices or are they starting to control you?”  In a culture where everyone seems more “connected” than ever, how can we nurture real...

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Tira News By Jan Vaughn
May22

Tira News By Jan Vaughn

  The regular quarterly meeting of the Tira City Council will be held on Tuesday, June 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. at the Tira Community Center. The public is always welcome and encouraged to attend. The annual North Hopkins Cemetery Association Memorial Day will be Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the cemetery chapel. Ronny Glossup will be the speaker and the Monday Night Jammers will bring the special music. A barbecue lunch will be...

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Tira News by Jan Vaughn
May22

Tira News by Jan Vaughn

The regular quarterly meeting of the Tira City Council will be held on Tuesday, June 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. at the Tira Community Center. The public is always welcome and encouraged to attend. The annual North Hopkins Cemetery Association Memorial Day will be Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the cemetery chapel. Ronny Glossup will be the speaker and the Monday Night Jammers will bring the special music. A barbecue lunch will be...

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Diana is Available for Adoption
May21

Diana is Available for Adoption

Deborah Balkcom, a volunteer with Hearts of Life Animal Rescue, brought  Diana, who is up for adoption, to KSST Wednesday. Diana, a blue heeler mix, was found along with her puppies and another adult dog after they were dumped on the streets just before a major ice storm during the previous winter. “Two of her puppies were actually on the show just two weeks ago, and they are still up for adoption,” Balkcom said....

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UPRA Rodeo May 22nd and 23rd.
May21
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Chamber Connection May 21, 2015 by Meredith Caddell
May21

Chamber Connection May 21, 2015 by Meredith Caddell

  Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off-Saturday, June 13th! Get your forms in Now!!! Entry forms are available for the 14th Annual Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off at the Chamber of Commerce office at 300 Connally Street. The event will take place on Saturday, June 13th at 4:00pm at the Civic Center! Prizes are awarded in three categories: Little Dips (Ages 6-12), Big Dips (Ages 13 and Older) and...

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At the Corral Gate 5/21/2015 by Enola Gay
May21
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Reds Whites and BREWS!
May20

Reds Whites and BREWS!

At least a dozen Texas wineries will be a part of the first ­ever Reds, Whites and Brews Festival coming to Celebration Plaza Saturday from noon until 4 p.m. The wineries reds and whites will be judged by sommeliers or wine professionals. Craft beers will be featured at Bayou Jacks, Lou Vineys, Burger Grind and Muddy Jakes. The Jazz Melodies band will play during the festival.    ...

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Chicks for Charity
May20

Chicks for Charity

Chicks For Charity in Hopkins County received the Community Pride award at the Chamber Banquet in February for their unique way of funding local non­profit agencies with little effort. The Chicks meet once every three months and vote for a non­profit to support. Each member writes the charity a $50 check. In three and a half years, the Chicks have donated close to $84,000. If you’re interested, they meet next on Thursday at 6:30...

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Mitchell Chapel – Prayer and Bible Band Tomorrow!
May20
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