Steel Magnolias Sept. 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th at Reeds Entertainment at 7pm
Sep15

Steel Magnolias Sept. 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th at Reeds Entertainment at 7pm

Dawn Doyle-Jones, recently retired drama teacher at Sulphur Springs High School, returns to the stage directing and acting in Steel Magnolias. It ‘s coming Friday and Saturday, September 19-20 and September 26-27 at 7 p.m. at Reed’s Entertainment. Ms. Doyle-Jones refers to the play as a comedy with melancholy. It was written by Robert Harling, whom Ms. Doyle-Jones says really captures the essence of females. Six women are in the cast:...

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“Over the River” by the Community Players
Sep11

“Over the River” by the Community Players

The next production by the Sulphur Springs’ Community Players is Over the River and Through the Woods by Joe DiPietro. It’s coming to the Main Street Theater Thursday through Saturday, September 18-20 and September 25-27 at 7 p.m. each night with a matinee on Sunday, September 21 at 2 p.m. The play may make you laugh and cry. Tickets are $10. Call 903 885-0107 to make reservations. Director Brenda Payne and cast members Angie McAnear...

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Lone Star Heritage Quilt Show coming up September 19 and 20
Sep11

Lone Star Heritage Quilt Show coming up September 19 and 20

The 15th Annual Quilt Show of the Lone Star Heritage Quilt Guild takes place this Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at The ROC of First Baptist Church. Admission is $5 but there’s no charge for children under 12. More than 100 quilts will be displayed. There will be vendors and demonstrations The raffle quilt is also the theme quilt for the annual Lone Star Heritage Quilt Show coming up September 19...

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Thursday Sept. 11th is Patriot Day
Sep10

Thursday Sept. 11th is Patriot Day

Thursday Sept. 11th is Patriot Day, not to be confused with Patriot’s Day in April. Though not a national holiday, Patriot Day is a flag-flying day of observance of 9/11/2001. In Sulphur Springs, flags on the downtown square will be lowered at 7am tomorrow (Thursday) by the Hopkins County Marine Corps League. League members will also lay a wreath on the square in memory of 9-11 victims. All Americans are encouraged to fly Old...

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Lake Country Tractor Pull Saturday at the Equine Pavillion
Sep09

Lake Country Tractor Pull Saturday at the Equine Pavillion

The annual Lake Country Antique Tractor Association’s Show and Pull is coming to the Hopkins County Civic Center Equine Pavilion on Saturday, September 20. Tractors are 1970 models or older and will be entered in three categories. Association President Don Patterson says there is no admission charge. Sponsors cover all costs. The funds made from the event go for ten scholarships for students, usually students considering agriculture...

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Northeast Texas Children’s Museum Schedules Open House and Ribbon Cutting
Sep06

Northeast Texas Children’s Museum Schedules Open House and Ribbon Cutting

Download (PDF, 184KB) Caption: Shani Finney, Cory Finney, John Weatherford, and Sara Livingston enjoy a time to explore the Duncan...

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Arts and Craft Show
Sep06

Arts and Craft Show

Ms. Hicks is again in charge of the Creative Arts Contest and the Arts and Crafts Show at Fall Festival in October. People can enter paintings, photography, quilts, needlework and much more beginning October 20 at the Extension Office. The sign up deadline for Arts and Crafts vendors with handmade items only is October 10....

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Creative Arts Contest
Sep06

Creative Arts Contest

Ms. Hicks is again in charge of the Creative Arts Contest and the Arts and Crafts Show at Fall Festival in October. People can enter paintings, photography, quilts, needlework and much more beginning October 20 at the Extension Office. The sign up deadline for Arts and Crafts vendors with handmade items only is October 10....

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Hay, Bees and Livestock Shows
Sep06

Hay, Bees and Livestock Shows

A livestock show for 4H and FFA students is taking place Saturday in the Civic Center Arena. AgriLife Extension Agent Dr. Mario Villarino says it’s a good chance for youths to practice and polish their skills in showing animals to get ready for the livestock showing season. Youths can show lambs, goats, heifers and steers. http://www.ksstradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Fall-Youth-Livestock-Show.mp3 Dr. Villarino says there will...

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