Charlene Fitzgerald
Oct21

Charlene Fitzgerald

Charlene Fitzgerald, 91, of Austin, formerly of Sulphur Springs, passed away on Monday, October 20, 2014 in Austin. Arrangements are pending with West Oaks Funeral Home. www.westoaksfuneralhome.com

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Wildcats Marching Band Tuned up for UIL Competition This Week
Oct21

Wildcats Marching Band Tuned up for UIL Competition This Week

The Wildcats Marching Band tuned up for UIL Competition this week with a solid showing at a Prairiland Contest Saturday. Band Director Charles McCauley said the band made the finals, finished third overall, was first among 5A bands and scored straight ones for band, color guard, percussion and drum majors. McCauley said the second performance in the finals Saturday was quite a bit better than the one several hours earlier. The UIL...

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Offensive and Defensive Highlights of Hallsville Game
Oct20

Offensive and Defensive Highlights of Hallsville Game

After a 49-42 win against Hallsville on October 17, the SSHS Wildcats have a positive outlook for playoffs. “This victory pretty much put us in the driver’s seat to control our own destiny,” defensive coach Abron said. “But when it’s all said and done, we still need to go and win these last three more ball games to put ourselves in a position to play the number two seed of our district. By no means is...

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Renovation of the Knight’s Head Inn
Oct20

Renovation of the Knight’s Head Inn

“My wife has always loved that building ,” Mr Glaess said. “We went to school in Commerce and when she would get sad, we would make the drive from Commerce and it didn’t matter whenever it was, 12:00 or 1:00 in the morning. We would just go and sit in that empty parking lot across the street, and we promised if it ever became available and we had the opportunity to buy it, we would actually do that. When that...

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Memorial Hospital and Clinic Ebola Preparedness
Oct20
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Arthur “A.L.” Brown
Oct20

Arthur “A.L.” Brown

Funeral service for Arthur Lee “A.L.” Brown, III, 71, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Lloyd Cashion and Rev. Al Davis officiating. Interment will follow at Shooks Chapel Cemetery with Johnny Flowers, Jimmy Winfrey, Larry Blann, Ricky Blann, Ron Beyer, Colton Frazier, Obie Miller, and Donnie Miller serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be...

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Violet Hettich
Oct20

Violet Hettich

Graveside funeral services for Violet Hodge Hettich, age 100, of Winnsboro will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at Shooks Chapel with Sam Sevier and Roger Elliott officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Ms. Hettich died on Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Whispering Pines Care Center in Winnsboro. She was born in Lone Oak, TX on July 20, 1914, the daughter of Henry Lester and...

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Sulphur Springs Police Department Busy Saturday

The Sulphur Springs Police Department is looking for a person who drove into two houses and also hit two mail boxes in the 200 block of Helm Lane Saturday morning just after 1 a.m. The driver left the scene. It’s suspected that he was drunk. Damage to one house was estimated to be $5,000 while damage to the second was placed at $500.

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Carlyle J. Young
Oct19

Carlyle J. Young

Carlyle J. Young, 84, of Sulphur Springs, passed away on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Carriage House Manor. Arrangements are pending with West Oaks Funeral Home. www.westoaksfuneralhome.com

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SSISD Specific Policies and Protocols for Infectious Diseases
Oct17
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