Fungal Infections After Sporadic Rain
Sep16

Fungal Infections After Sporadic Rain

I love rain. There is a special joy to see rain dripping from trees and plants during warm weather days.  Our fields and country side benefit from the rain producing growth. Insects also respond to the humidity by hatching and multiplying. Fungi, and its relatives, the molds also respond to the rain by multiplying. It was common to see the reproductive stages of fungi growing even over manicured lawns in our square, product of...

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Friday Deadline For Stew Sites Approaching Quickly
Sep15

Friday Deadline For Stew Sites Approaching Quickly

Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce President Meredith Caddell is reminding all stew cooks from last year that this is the final week to renew their sites. Deadline is Friday at 5 p.m. Those not renewed by the deadline will be made available to anyone Monday morning at 8 a.m. Ms. Caddell says a lot of forms from last year’s cooks have not been turned in yet. She expects a big week this week. Four cooks turned in forms Monday morning....

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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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Meal A Day Menu – September 22nd – September 26th
Sep15

Meal A Day Menu – September 22nd – September 26th

Monday Steak Fingers Mashed Potatoes with Gravy Broccoli Salad Roll Tuesday Chicken Cuisine Providence Vegetables Corn Wednesday Tacos Refried Beans Spanish Rice Tossed Salad Thursday Chicken Spaghetti English Peas Garlic Toast Friday Meatloaf Scalloped Potatoes Green Beans Roll Served: Monday – Friday 10:00 – 11:30 $...

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MOSQUITOES AND BALLYHOO, 09/18, 2014 #1350

More on the eight day Galveston fishing trip. Saturday, September 6. Day 3. Our camp was southwest of Galveston at Jamaica Beach. Today we traveled back to Roll Over Pass to fish with our group. While riding the ferry we watched porpoises and birds. A group of first class birdwatchers trained their expensive binoculars skyward as they watched a fairly uncommon magnificent frigate bird. These large sea birds are related to albatrosses...

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Rhett Butler Cut 2
Sep15
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Rhett Butler
Sep15
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Downtown Farmers Market Will Change
Sep12

Downtown Farmers Market Will Change

Sulphur Springs City Manager Marc Maxwell believes that the city’s farmers’ market is going to change its’ personality over the next year. He sees less emphasis on food and more in arts due to the increased number of restaurants downtown. Maxwell admits the local farmers’ market has not taken off here. He says more producers with lots of product to sale are just not available here. Maxwell says that has surprised him....

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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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