Planting Growing Season
Mar25

Planting Growing Season

As temperatures warm-up, our planting season take up and watching plant development as progresses is a fundamental tool to control diseases. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension information states that plant diseases can occur at any stage during the course of plant growth. The rapid, accurate diagnosis of the cause of a disease, along with the implementation of a rapid treatment, is essential to ensure the protection of the crop. Certain...

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Lights of Life Campaign Donates Funds Raised for Hopkins County Memorial
Mar24

Lights of Life Campaign Donates Funds Raised for Hopkins County Memorial

The Sulphur Springs Country Club hosted the Lights of Life Celebration reception and check presentation on Tuesday, March 24. The check contains some of the funds raised from the Lights of Life Campaign & Gala. Various people were recognized for their support of the campaign, helping raise over $285,000 which broke all previous records. The check will give $158,000 to the Memorial Hospital CEO/Michael McAndrew and the hospital...

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Meal-a-Day: March 30-April 3rd
Mar24

Meal-a-Day: March 30-April 3rd

Monday: Beef Spaghetti, Green Beans, Garlic Toast, Tossed Salad Tuesday: Ham, Cabbage, Potatoes and Carrots, Sliced Tomatoes Wednesday: Chicken Pot Pie, Beets, Roll Thursday: Beef Patties with Roast Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Normandy Vegetables, Green Beans, Roll Friday: Fish, Hush Puppies, Pinto Beans, Green Tomato Relish, Cole...

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Cooper Lake Nears Full Mark
Mar24

Cooper Lake Nears Full Mark

Cooper Lake is as close to full as its’ been in quite some time after recent rains. Sulphur Springs City Manager Marc Maxwell said Monday the lake is just two feet, three inches below capacity. Back in December, he told the City Council the lake was some 13-feet low. The last time the lake was completely full was in late 2010. Maxwell credited the coming of El Nino in the Pacific for the wetness here....

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Maxwell in Martin Play, A Community Players Production
Mar21

Maxwell in Martin Play, A Community Players Production

Sulphur Springs City Manager Marc Maxwell is a cast member for the current Community Players production of The Underpants at Main Street Theatre.  It opened Thursday.  There are also a Saturday night and Sunday afternoon production this week and Thursday and Friday evening and Sunday afternoon stagings next week.  Maxwell plays the King of Germany.  Comedian Steve Martin wrote the play....

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