Miller Grove News by Brandon Darrow
Apr17

Miller Grove News by Brandon Darrow

     Sunday’s Historical Marker Dedication service for County Line School went well. There were about 65 people in attendance and 12 of those were students who attended school in the old frame school house. Previous students were: James Watts, Elwood Watts, Lewis Watts, Edward Watts, Bob Middleton, Charles Carter, Alvis Gilbert, Barbara Joe (Carter) Mitchell, Joy Nell (Bloodsworth) Evans, Bonnie (Carter) Fry, and Thelya (White) Bone....

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Tira News – 4/16/2015 by Jan Vaughn
Apr17

Tira News – 4/16/2015 by Jan Vaughn

By Jan Vaughn Destri Weir and her friend Eben and his children, Emmie and Mena, visited Destri’s parents, Robert & Yvonne Weir on Easter weekend. They went to Canton that Saturday. Yvonne adds, “On Sunday our whole family met at Destri’s house after church and watched the Easter parade her neighborhood has. Kinky Friedman was the Parade Marshall. It was quite entertaining” This past weekend they visited Dakota in Paris and bought...

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Our Own Enola Gay’s 20th Anniversary
Apr16

Our Own Enola Gay’s 20th Anniversary

Local celebrity Enola Gay, a frequent contributor to KSSTRadio.com, is celebrating a 20 year tradition with the Reily Springs Jamboree.  The April 18th, 2015 show will feature performers that have been along side Enola over the years…..  ...

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County Line School Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony
Apr16

County Line School Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony

Marking the end of a two-year process, the County Line School Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony was held on April 12, 2015 on the site of the old school. The 65 persons present included some former County Line teachers and students. County Line School was established in 1897 as Rains County’s third district. Later, the original structure burned, and a two-story wooden schoolhouse was built on the property. It was built...

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Calling All Cooks! by Johanna Hicks
Apr16

Calling All Cooks! by Johanna Hicks

Calling All Cooks!   Each year, Hopkins County pays tribute to the dairy industry through the Hopkins County Dairy Festival.  The board has been busily preparing for the 2015 event, and it is shaping up to be a great festival! The Dairy Recipe Contest, held during the Hopkins County Dairy Festival, is a great way to showcase those dairy-rich recipes.  From chocolate cheesecake to cheesy corn bake, we’ve had some absolutely...

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