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Betty F. Luckett Belcher Black
Jul15

Betty F. Luckett Belcher Black

Funeral services for Betty F. Luckett Belcher Black, age 91, of Terrell Texas will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel in Emory. Pastor Gene Glaeser and Jamie Donaldson will officiate, burial will follow in Dunbar Cemetery. Visitation will be at 2:00 PM, one hour prior to the service.  Burial will follow service at Dunbar Cemetery. Betty passed away on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at Crestwood...

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Meal a Day Menu for July 16th-20th
Jul15

Meal a Day Menu for July 16th-20th

Meal A Day Menu July 16 – July 20    Monday Cheese Burgers Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles and Onion Pork N Beans Chips   Tuesday Rope Sausage and Sauerkraut Black Eyed Peas Corn Bread Wednesday  Chicken Fried Chicken Mashed Potatoes and Gravy Green Beans Roll   Thursday Shepherds Pie Broccoli Pickled Beets   Friday Chicken and Rice Malibu Vegetables...

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Former KSST Personality: Louis Charles “Lou” Erck
Jul14

Former KSST Personality: Louis Charles “Lou” Erck

MISSOULA,MONTANA — Lou Erck, of Missoula, died peacefully at home on May 21, 2018, at the age of 92. Born Louis Charles Erck, in Texas, in 1925, Lou was a pilot, veteran, radio personality and in his later years a respected Missoula businessman. After service in the navy as a pilot, Lou started his radio career in Texas in the 1950s, where he co-founded the Reilly Springs Jamboree, a music show that featured many of the greats of 50s...

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San Antonio Woman Sentenced to 15 Years in Delta County Burglaries
Jul14

San Antonio Woman Sentenced to 15 Years in Delta County Burglaries

Friday morning in Delta County Eighth Judicial District Court, Heidi Wosotowsky pled guilty to burglary and was sentenced to 15 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Wosotowsky, of San Antonio, was one of two women arrested in March for burglaries in Lamar and Delta Counties. The other woman, Amber Michelle Morgan, 36, of Hopkins County, remains in Hopkins County jail on the burglary and other charges. As reported by KSST...

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Caroline Jordan
Jul14

Caroline Jordan

Graveside Funeral services for Caroline Jordan, age 73, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at Restlawn Memorial Park with Randy Jordan officiating. There will be no formal visitation. Caroline passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Rock Creek Health and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral...

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BackStory Brewery Opened Friday
Jul14

BackStory Brewery Opened Friday

A $1.8 million investment for by owner is now open. East Texas’ newest craft brewery, BackStory Brewery, is now open for business in the old Ice House at 211 Magnolia, Sulphur Springs, serving craft beers on tap. Friday evening, July 13th, one glitch in the Grand Opening did not hamper the fun of those attending the family friendly venue that will feature arcade games, pinball, pool tables, shuffleboard, corn hole, and giant Jenga....

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Paul Meredith Seagraves, II
Jul13

Paul Meredith Seagraves, II

Funeral services for Paul Meredith Seagraves, II, age 45, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2:30, p.m., Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Spence Chapel of First Baptist Church with Dwayne McMeans officiating. Interment will follow at Shooks Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be held at 1:30, prior to service time. Paul passed away on July 10, 2018. He was born on July 7, 1973 in Decator, TX, the son of Paul Meredith Sr. and Rosita Bloom...

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Annual Senior Citizens Ice Cream Contest Provides Sweet Relief From the Heat
Jul13

Annual Senior Citizens Ice Cream Contest Provides Sweet Relief From the Heat

As always, a large crowd of Senior Citizens was on hand for the annual Ice Cream Contest at the Sulphur Springs Seniors Center to act as tasters and judges. And as they gathered, a crew of fourteen ice cream makers were bringing in their freezers full of prize-winning homemade ice cream which were lined up at serving tables. Karon Weatherman, assisted by the Hopkins County Marketers,  handed out the bowls and spoons and at 2 pm sharp,...

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Paula Jenkins
Jul13

Paula Jenkins

Funeral service for Paula Jenkins, age 44, of Yantis will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Bradley Edge officiating.  Interment will follow at Peerless Cemetery with Matthew Wells, Bryan Nephew, Chris Jenkins, Kevin Booth, Mike Booth and Jason Talley serving as pallbearers.  Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 P.M. on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel.   Mrs....

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Incorporating Herbs Into Your Landscape
Jul13

Incorporating Herbs Into Your Landscape

By Sharon Burnette – Hopkins County Master Gardener When my husband and I moved to East Texas fifteen years ago, I looked forward to having a garden and especially an herb garden.  At first my focus was growing herbs for cooking.  Over time I learned herbs are found almost everywhere and have generally been defined as “the useful plant”.  In addition to cooking, herbs are used for making scents and perfumes, aromatherapy, herbal...

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