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“Main Street Uncorked” Wine and Music Fundraiser Benefits Veterans Memorial
Oct20

“Main Street Uncorked” Wine and Music Fundraiser Benefits Veterans Memorial

One of the event co-coordinators for the first-ever “Main Street Uncorked” benefit tasting event is Jeanna Smith Penny. Along with Phil and Vanessa Williams, owners of Phinesse Farms Winery in downtown Sulphur Springs, Jeanna invited numerous wineries from across the NE Texas region and 14 accepted their invitation to the give-back event.That means for your $20 ticket, you may sample ten different Texas wines from the...

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Cold Fronts in the Garden by Mario Villarino
Oct20

Cold Fronts in the Garden by Mario Villarino

Cold season is here! As you have already noticed, cold front during the fall can create a serious challenges for farmers and gardeners alike. When refereeing to this time of the year, Keith C. Hansen, Extension Horticulturist, Smith Co. – Tyler, Texas wrote for Aggie horticulture: “The cool, crisp days of fall are finally here, bringing pleasant outdoor gardening weather. The change from daylight savings reminds us that the first...

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Ahhh-Autumn, Pumpkins, & Onions By Johanna Hicks
Oct20

Ahhh-Autumn, Pumpkins, & Onions By Johanna Hicks

Greetings from Omaha, Nebraska!  As I prepare this week’s column, I’m enjoying the cool temperatures on the second day of the National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences conference.  It has been an adventurous trip, but I won’t go into that for now.  However, the cooler temperatures have inspired me to share a recipe from Extension’s “Dinner Tonight” website.  I hope you will try this recipe as a main dish! Creamy...

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Senior Citizens Chili Cook-Off Approaching
Oct19

Senior Citizens Chili Cook-Off Approaching

This year’s Chili Cook-Off will be held at noon on Tuesday, October 24th at the Senior Citizens Center. There will be 15 pots of chili for you to come and eat all you want, and five judges from all around the community whose job will be to judge all of the entries. Your only job will be to sample as much chili and crackers as you want. Drinks and dessert will also be served. All of this is FREE to you. Just come, eat, and enjoy!...

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Hopkins County
Oct19

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Hopkins County

Ragan Dennis, a caseworker and counselor employed by Safe-T Family Services located in Sulphur Springs, visited the KSST Studios during Domestic Violence Awareness Month. She wants to let the public know where help is available for persons threatened in an abusive or potentially violent situation, relationship or lifestyle.  Through it’s network of agencies, Safe-T helps provide counseling,  support and housing for  women, women...

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Fall Festival Chili Contest and 42 Contest Are Coming Soon for Seniors!
Oct18

Fall Festival Chili Contest and 42 Contest Are Coming Soon for Seniors!

If you love to eat Chili and play 42, you just might be a Texan! Karon Weatherman knows these are perennial favorites of local Senior Citizens, so she  blended them into this year’s exciting Fall Festival activities. Plan to enjoy all-you-can-eat Chili on Tuesday October 24 at 12 noon at the Sr’s Center.  It’s free!  Sixteen crock-pot cooks will be serving their chili until it’s all gone while judges taste each...

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2017 United Way Drive Continues Toward Goal of $175,000.
Oct17

2017 United Way Drive Continues Toward Goal of $175,000.

2017 Volunteer Campaign Chairman Adam Teer is working along with other United Way volunteers to gather in donations to benefit this year’s slate of nineteen local service organizations and agencies. Currently, about 20% of pledged funds has come in, but according to Teer, that’s not unusual at the half-way point of the campaign. Many business, industry and individual pledges will be gathered over the next two weeks. The...

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Dinner Bell Menu For October 18, 2017
Oct17

Dinner Bell Menu For October 18, 2017

Dinner Bell Menu for October 18, 2017 Hall Oil Company this week’s Community Partner. Chicken Spaghetti Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli, Carrots and Cauliflower Garden Salad Garlic Buttered French Bread Slices English Toffee Cookies White Chocolate Blueberry Sugar Free Pudding Served at 11:45 AM at the First United Methodist Church in Sulphur Springs, TX. Share...

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Hall of Honor Inductees: An Update on the Recipients
Oct17

Hall of Honor Inductees: An Update on the Recipients

FB13 FB14 FB15 FB16 FB17 The following 2017 Hall of Honor Inductees were inducted into the Wildcat Hall of Honor on Friday October 13th, 2017. ASHLEY WELDON (A.W.) LINDLEY – Class of 1925 – Football “A. W. Lindley not only set a football record that remains unbroken to this day, he also was a sophomore letterman on the first SSHS district championship football team in 1922. At 180 pounds as a junior, he was the largest player on...

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Hay Rides and Fun Times at the Shannon Oaks Pumpkin Patch
Oct16

Hay Rides and Fun Times at the Shannon Oaks Pumpkin Patch

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