1957 Vette Wins best of Show
Oct28

1957 Vette Wins best of Show

One of the Best of Show winners at the Corvette Show Saturday on the plaza was a 1957 Corvette belonging to Bill Preston of Flower Mound. Preston said he bought the car for $1,000 from a college student in 1969. Now he said only silly money could buy it. The car has been named Best of Show in three straight...

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Corvette Show Wrap Up
Oct28

Corvette Show Wrap Up

Tony Hughes, vice-President of the Sulphur Springs Corvette Club, said Saturday’s event on and around the plaza was a fantastic show. He added many attendees called it the best show they’d ever been to. Hughes said there were 183 Corvettes entered. They had only 186 spaces. There were 88 cars in last year’s show. Hughes said he would have hated to be a judge with all the beautiful cars in the show. One of the Best of Show winners at...

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2014 Creative Arts Contest Results
Oct27
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Pumpkin Chunking Class of 2015
Oct26

Pumpkin Chunking Class of 2015

Here is the launch Here is the target            ...

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“Updated” Miranda Rushin of North Hopkins was named the 2014-2015 Fall Festival Cover Girl
Oct26

“Updated” Miranda Rushin of North Hopkins was named the 2014-2015 Fall Festival Cover Girl

Miranda Rushin of North Hopkins was named the 2014-2015 Fall Festival Cover Girl Saturday night. She also had top ticket sales. Miranda edged out first runner up Morgan Mayers of Sulphur Springs, also recognized for best parade float. Shelbie Lackey of Cumby won best decorated window, the hustle award and was named Miss Congeniality. Outgoing Cover Girl is Sarah Weatheread of North Hopkins. New Cover Girl Miranda Rushin of North...

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Lone Star Action Sports Live at the Civic Center
Oct25

Lone Star Action Sports Live at the Civic Center

This photo was taken at the Civic Center this afternoon by Sandy Norton. If you have not seen these kids perform you are missing out. They are awesome. 3 shows tomorrow at 12, 1.30, and 3.30. Grab your young ones and go be a cool parent for a change. There are more photos on our Facebook page. Click the Facebook link on the...

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Cover Girl Update
Oct24

Cover Girl Update

The three Fall Festival Cover Girl contestants competed in their final three contests Thursday evening at the Equine Pavilion. Shelbie Lackey of Cumby, Miranda Rushin of North Hopkins and Morgan Mayers of Sulphur Springs did hay stacking, sewing and cutting up a chicken. All three seemed to do well in each. Reigning Cover Girl Sarah Weatheread of North Hopkins says she’s kind of ready to give up her crown Saturday night....

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Sunday is TeJano Day at the Fall Festival
Oct24

Sunday is TeJano Day at the Fall Festival

Fall Festival will offer its first ever Tejano Day on Sunday from noon until 6 p.m. on the Civic Center grounds around the Coca Cola Sound Stage. Gonzo Marroquin, a Fall Festival Committee Member, says there will be lots of Mexican food vendors and great music from four different DJs. The carnival has also agreed to stay over Sunday to be part of the day. Marroquin says people will be coming from all over to attend....

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Record # of Cooks for the Stew Fest 2014, October 25th at Buford Park! Get Your Tickets NOW
Oct24

Record # of Cooks for the Stew Fest 2014, October 25th at Buford Park! Get Your Tickets NOW

Chamber Connection October 16, 2014 by Meredith Caddell Stew Cooks have been pouring in over the past few weeks and we will have the most stew cooks EVER! In 2012, we had 144 stew cooks. To date, 154 stew cooking teams. So, mark your calendars NOW to spend your Saturday, October 25th in Sulphur Springs for Stew Fest 2014…it is going to be a GREAT event! For just $5, you can get a bowl and make your way around Buford Park and sample as...

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Lone Star Action Sports
Oct23

Lone Star Action Sports

A champion in-line skater and champion BMX bike rider with Lone Star Action Sports will perform at Fall Festival Friday and Saturday afternoon in the area in front of the Civic Center entrance. Jaren Grobe is the in-line skate champion. Landon Gideon is the BMX bike champion. John Shaw organized the team. All three appeared with Fall Festival Board Member Tony Aguilar on KSST’s Good Morning Show with Enola Gay Thursday morning....

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