Intern Payne Attends Washington and Journalism Media Conference
Jul31

Intern Payne Attends Washington and Journalism Media Conference

This article is a documentation of my experiences at the 2015 Washington Journalism and Media Conference hosted by George Mason University at Fairfax, Virginia on the dates of July 12 through July 17. I have included a Picture Slideshow with personal photos as a dedication to the members of White Lightning, as well as the others I befriended. Sunday, July 12: Welcome to the Nation’s Capital My flight to Reagan National Airport...

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The People have Voted… KSST Best Radio Station in Hopkins County!
Jul30

The People have Voted… KSST Best Radio Station in Hopkins County!

KSST is thanking everyone that participated in the 2015 News Telegram Tele-Grammys. And a special thanks to the folks who voted for KSST. KSST was voted the ”Best Radio Station” in Hopkins County. 2015 is the first year for a “best of radio” for the Tele-Grammys. Thus, another first for KSST, the first radio station for Sulphur Springs and Hopkins County.  “Although we focus on Hopkins County and Sulphur...

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At the Corral Gate by Enola Gay
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2015 August Calendar for the Senior Citizens Center
Jul29

2015 August Calendar for the Senior Citizens Center

Karon Weatherman Program and Marketing Director Senior Citizen’s Center 150 Martin Luther King Blvd Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482 (903) 885-1661 Share...

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August Gardening Guidelines
Jul29

August Gardening Guidelines

August is here and gardening is far from the minds of most folks. An ice cold lemonade and deep shade to beat the heat is what most gardening calendars call for. However, fall is right around the corner and here are a few tips to get you through the scorching days of August and into the “second spring” of the south – fall. According to K.C. Hansen, former Extension Horticulturist for Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Services in the...

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Haystack Youth Choir Returns!
Jul29

Haystack Youth Choir Returns!

Kevin Woolley, Superintendent for the Saltillo ISD, is also the Director for Haystack Youth Choir. Haystack stands for Hopkins County Area Youth Singing to Anoint Christ the King. Woolley, his Haystack assistant director, four choir members and a manager, were all guests on KSST’s Good Morning Show Wednesday where they discussed a July choir trip to New York City. This one year old organization recently returned from a Summer...

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Classic Lanes Bowling Fun!!
Jul29

Classic Lanes Bowling Fun!!

Classic Lanes in Sulphur Springs has lots to offer! Classic Lanes is definitely the place to go for a fun date night or a girls’ night out. I personally enjoy the whole place, from the fun arcade and pool table in the back to the laser tag and bowling in the front! The food and drinks are also very good prices! Classic Lanes consists of: 20 lanes including automatic bumper bowling capability Full Service Cocktail Bar with Legal...

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Animal of the Week: Lucy
Jul28

Animal of the Week: Lucy

The Animal Shelter’s Animal of the Week is Lucy, a 1-2 year old Beagle mix. Lucy has been at the Animal Shelter for a little over a week. She was given to the Animal Shelter by her owner who could no longer care for her. “Lucy was given up by the owner who is very busy working and is also a full-time student,” Animal Shelter Officer Barbi Blanch said. “The owner thought [Lucy] needed to go to someone that had...

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Friday and Saturday Events
Jul28

Friday and Saturday Events

Friday and Saturday will have fun for all down at Celebration Plaza! Friday night, the 31st, consists of the weekly Friday Night Movie. This week’s movie is The Hobbit- Battle of the Five Armies! The Hobbit is a great movie for all ages! This movie is about having reclaimed Erebor and treasure from the dragon Smaug, Thorin Oakenshield sacrifices friendship and honor in seeking the Arkenstone, despite Smaug’s fiery wrath...

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Men’s BBQ at the Senior Citizens Center on Thursday, July 30th
Jul28

Men’s BBQ at the Senior Citizens Center on Thursday, July 30th

Mike Patterson and Tim Walsworth will be firing up the Grill about 11:00 AM and we will start at eating at 12:00 Noon. They will be cooking Hamburgers and Hot Dogs. After lunch you can feast on all the Homemade Ice Cream that you can eat.    We will have Vanilla, Orange and Fresh Peach. After we eat you can play some fun games and have chances to win some door prizes. I hope that you will come and invite your GUY friends. Sorry...

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