Kate Hearne at the Crossroads Music Co. & Listening Room 10/18/14
Oct21
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Winnsboro Western Reenactment Group, Legends of Crossroads, Will be Performing Saturday at Fall Festival
Oct21

Winnsboro Western Reenactment Group, Legends of Crossroads, Will be Performing Saturday at Fall Festival

The Winnsboro Western reenactment group, Legends of Crossroads, will be performing Saturday at Fall Festival. They are scheduled to do skits on the grassy area in front of the Civic Center at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. They also intend to visit the site of the Stew Contest in Buford Park. Seven Legends’ members are expected to attend. They are members of the Reenactors Guild of America....

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Halloween Safety for Pedestrians, Bicyclists, and Motorists
Oct21

Halloween Safety for Pedestrians, Bicyclists, and Motorists

Halloween Safety for Pedestrians, Bicyclists, and Motorists Each year, I like to remind families about Halloween safety.  Those of you who know me are aware that I’m not fond of Halloween, but many people spend the time to be outdoors with their children to enjoy treats, fun, and games.  The days are getting shorter, and the nights are getting longer.  With shorter days comes more night driving.  Because nighttime driving is more...

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Meal A Day Menu October 27th – October 31st
Oct21

Meal A Day Menu October 27th – October 31st

Monday BBQ Rope Sausage Baked Beans Cole Slaw Pickles and Onions Tuesday Beef Lasagna English Peas Garlic Toast Wednesday Chicken Breast on a Bed of Rice Normandy Vegetables Roll Tossed Salad Thursday King Ranch Casserole Corn Green Beans Friday Taco Soup Cheese Tortilla Chips Tossed Salad Karon Weatherman Program and Marketing Director Senior Citizen’s Center 150 Martin Luther King Blvd Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482 (903)...

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Fire Whistle, October 20, 2014, # 1355

Back in the Eighties I was on the jury during a murder trial at the courthouse in Cooper. Seemed like it lasted almost three weeks. Judge Lanny Ramsey presiding and Jim Chapman prosecuting. Witnesses, reporters, and just the ordinary curious attended the trial. Some days the testimony would go a little past noon before we dismissed for lunch. Right at noon, somebody in City Hall would flip a switch and the very loud air raid siren...

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“Updated” Cover Girl & Fall Festival Events Kick off With the Parade Saturday
Oct17

“Updated” Cover Girl & Fall Festival Events Kick off With the Parade Saturday

With its move to October, Fall Festival conducted its’ annual parade Saturday with temperature in the mid-sixties. Parade marshals were members of the Bill Bradford family. Cover Girl Sarah Weatheread and this year’s four hopefuls each had floats. Also represented were youth groups, dance groups, churches, businesses, tractors, fire trucks and other large trucks Shelbie Lackey of Cumby, Kortne Wilson of Saltillo, Miranda Rushin of...

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Help-A-Child Saturday at the Bartley Auction
Oct17

Help-A-Child Saturday at the Bartley Auction

The 7th annual Help-A-Child event takes place Saturday at the Bartley Auction Complex on Highway 19 south. Events include a morning Antique Tractor Pull and Show, a Chili and Brisket Cookoff and an evening Hot Rod Tractor Pull. Funds raised benefit the Southern Christian Home in Arkansas, the Northeast Texas Child Advocacy Center and the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children....

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“Updated” Stew Sites Set Record, Fall Festival Begins
Oct17

“Updated” Stew Sites Set Record, Fall Festival Begins

A record number of cooks, 154 in all, will be competing at the 45th annual World Champion Stew Contest next Saturday. Chamber of Commerce President Meredith Caddell is calling the event Stew Fest because of the reuniting of stew and Fall Festival. At a Stew Cooks’ meeting this week, Ms. Caddell announced that in January a committee would be formed to plan the 50th anniversary Stew Contest coming in five years. The 45th annual Stew...

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Walmart’s Veterans Appreciation Banquet
Oct17

Walmart’s Veterans Appreciation Banquet

NOVEMBER 11, 2014  at the League Street Church of Christ, 6 P.M. PLEASE CALL WALMART FOR YOUR RESERVATION 903-439-3144 FOR ALL VETERANS AND SPOUSES AND WIDOWS OF VETERANS, PROGRAM AND DOOR PRIZES PROVIDED BY WALMART

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Tuesday, October 21st is Senior Citizens Day at 10:30 AM
Oct17

Tuesday, October 21st is Senior Citizens Day at 10:30 AM

This year we will have Senior Citizens Day at the Senior Citizens Center. We are going to play LCR (Left Center Right) andthen eat lunch. I will be making: Fancy Chicken Salad Potato Salad Pasta Salad Fresh Spinach and Strawberry Salad Fruit Salad Crackers If you don’t know how to play LCR we will teach you. The Cost is $ 8.00 and that includes lunch and playing the game. You will have a chance to win Cash Prizes. There will...

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