4-H and FFA Validation Dates for Major and NETLA Show By Mario Villarino
Sep20

4-H and FFA Validation Dates for Major and NETLA Show By Mario Villarino

4-H and FFA Validation dates for Major and NETLA show   Texas is privileged to have the largest junior breeding heifer program in the nation. However, the sheer size of Texas, diversity in counties and beef breed associations has created some challenges for effectively and fairly managing the program. Because of numerous breed divisions offered, there are inconsistencies in how breed associations record purchase and transfer...

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Walk to Remember Funds Terrific Tuesday
Sep20

Walk to Remember Funds Terrific Tuesday

The Walk to Remember Season began Tuesday with the first of seven mini-walks leading up to the main event at The Gardens at CHRISTUS Mother Francis—Sulphur Springs Hospital on October 6 at 6 p.m. Terrific Tuesday hosted the first walk at 10 am. Tuesday, September 20th at First United Methodist Church. All proceeds from all the walks funds Terrific Tuesday. Mini-walks are set for Thursday, September 22 at 10 a.m. at Sulphur Springs...

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Mitchell Chapel – Friday’s Lunch Youth Department
Sep19

Mitchell Chapel – Friday’s Lunch Youth Department

Mitchell Chapel – Friday’s Lunch Youth Department   Share...

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Mitchell Chapel – Soul Food Sunday
Sep19

Mitchell Chapel – Soul Food Sunday

Mitchell Chapel – Soul Food Sunday   Share...

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Meal A Day Menu September 26th  – September 30th
Sep19

Meal A Day Menu September 26th – September 30th

Meal A Day Menu September 26th  – September 30th     Monday Sloppy Joes French Fries Cole Slaw   Tuesday Sweet and Sour Chicken Egg Rolls Chinese Vegetables   Wednesday Meatloaf Mashed Potatoes Green Beans Roll Thursday Ham and Potato Casserole Broccoli Corn Friday Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas Refried Beans Chips and Salsa Tossed Salad Share...

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Bookworm Box Author Signing
Sep17

Bookworm Box Author Signing

Local best-selling author and owner of the Bookworm Box, Colleen Hoover, held a book signing at The Venue At Two Nineteen on Saturday afternoon from 1 to 4 pm. 18 authors from various states and cities were a part of the signing. Authors included Fisher Amelie, Leighton Riley, Michelle Mankin, ME Carter, Susan Stoker, Cathlin Shahriary, Leslie Fear, Dawn L. Chiletz, Molly McAdams, Tillie Cole, Sara Ney, Colleen Hoover, Rachel...

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Agrilife: Get in Shape; Christmas Joys Program
Sep16

Agrilife: Get in Shape; Christmas Joys Program

Let’s Get in Shape! It seems that there is a growing trend toward health and fitness.  From commercials, to Facebook posts, to fitness classes, and “light” menus in restaurants, the message is clear that there are options for helping achieve a few pounds of weight loss or making heathier food choices.  The problem often comes in the price tag.  Classes, fitness equipment, and special weight-loss products all cost money, and I’m...

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Shipmates Visit KSST
Sep16

Shipmates Visit KSST

Del Frances and Loretta McKay of Sulphur Springs along with Del’s shipmate Richard Cook of Australia are shown in the KSST control room with memorabilia honoring the crew of the USS Frank Evans, the majority of whom died on June 3, 1969.  That was when the Carrier HMAS Melbourne, with Cook aboard, accidentally hit the ship and broke it in half.  Cook was age 18 years old on his first sea assignment when the crew was awakened and...

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Vendors Are Autumn Stars at the Quilt Show!!
Sep16

Vendors Are Autumn Stars at the Quilt Show!!

This is more like a Quilt Festival than just a quilt show!  Besides 141 quilts, here’s some other sights you’ll see at the Lone Star Heritage Quilt Guild’s 2016 “Autumn Stars” show at The Roc in Sulphur Springs, Texas Friday September 16 and Saturday September 17. Be sure and stroll the vendor areas…they attract quilter-lovers like bees to honey! And one special quilt claimed almost every...

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Tira News
Sep16

Tira News

By Jan Vaughn Floyd and Martha Payton want to say, “‘Thank You’ for the honor and thanks for the service bestowed on Floyd from the Tira Council and friends in the community.” The former mayor was honored with a reception at the Tira Community Center on Tuesday, September 6th. Regina Payton was visiting her parents and was privileged to attend the reception, also. Brad Payton came for a visit on Sunday afternoon before Labor Day. He...

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