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Heritage Park and Museum Opens ‘Winiford Place’, a New Multi-Purpose Building
Apr18

Heritage Park and Museum Opens ‘Winiford Place’, a New Multi-Purpose Building

On April 16, 2019 at noon, along with a ribbon cutting ceremony by the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce, Winiford Place was presented a flag and a plaque from Jennie Ash, a staffer of Texas State Representative Dan Flynn’s office. According to the plaque, the Texas flag had “flown over the Capitol of the Sovereign State of Texas”, the perfect note for a park which celebrates our local history upon land near the...

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Grand Jury Indictments For April 2019: Part 1
Apr18

Grand Jury Indictments For April 2019: Part 1

The Hopkins County Grand Jury signed 102 indictments during the April session, pushing those cases forward for prosecution. More than 70 individuals were named in the charges, including some individuals named in more than one indictment, according to the indictment list released recently. The charges range from improper sexual activity with a person in custody, aggravated assault and child endangerment to firearms, theft, fraudulent...

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Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison On DWI Charge
Apr17

Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison On DWI Charge

Two people were taken into custody after being sentenced to time in prison in the Eighth Judicial District Court Tuesday. Brian James Chism Brian James Chism, 47, of Sulphur Springs was taken into custody in the district courtroom after being sentenced to a 15-year commitment in Texas Department of Criminal Justice on a felony driving while intoxicated charge. Chism was jailed locally on Sept. 5 and released on bond Sept. 7 for third...

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Channel 18 News:  Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Apr17
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Woman Jailed For Allegedly Attempting To Get Medicine With Fake Prescription
Apr17

Woman Jailed For Allegedly Attempting To Get Medicine With Fake Prescription

Cindy Lynn Dunn Sulphur Springs Police arrested a 58-year-old Big Sandy woman who allegedly tried to obtain controlled substances using a fake prescription. Cindy Lynn Dunn, who is reported to be employed as a Project Restore organization counselor, was arrested Tuesday for fraudulent use or possession of a Schedule III prescription, according to arrest reports. Sulphur Springs Police Sgt. Josh Shufeldt was dispatched at 7:15 p.m....

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Police: 5 Teens Charged Following Investigation Into Vehicle Theft, Burglaries
Apr17

Police: 5 Teens Charged Following Investigation Into Vehicle Theft, Burglaries

Jumierquai Doverieay Davison, Clarence Ofield III and Kelly Waterhouse An investigation into a rash of car burglaries and a vehicle theft reported over the weekend resulted in five arrests and clearing of most of the cases, Sulphur Springs Police Detective David Gilmore said Wednesday. “A juvenile arrest early Sunday morning provide insight that helped clear cases of burglaries and a vehicle theft reported on the 12th and...

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Meet Jeff Gravens, New Pastor at First Baptist Church, Sulphur Springs
Apr17

Meet Jeff Gravens, New Pastor at First Baptist Church, Sulphur Springs

Pastor Jeff Gravens and his family are new to Sulphur Springs In a KSST Good Morning Show interview, Pastor Jeff Gravens introduced himself to the Hopkins County community. He is the new pastor at First Baptist Church of Sulphur Springs, and will bring his first sermon on Sunday April 21, 2019, on Easter Sunday morning. He invites everyone to attend at 8:30 am or 11 am where both classic and contemporary services are conducted at...

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10 Students From 5 Schools Named 2019 Hopkins County Bright Star Scholars
Apr17

10 Students From 5 Schools Named 2019 Hopkins County Bright Star Scholars

(From left) Faith Wheeler, Rhett Reid, Akayshia Smith, Landry Tyson, Maddie Millsap, Casey Bass, Maddy Ray, Amy Sprague, Nathan Valenzuela and Jennifer Lopez-Cervantes were all recognized for their selection by the John and Deborah Gillis Foundation as Hopkins County Bright Star Scholars Students from five county high schools were recognized Tuesday night as the very first Hopkins County Bright Star Scholars. Honorees include Akayshia...

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Forum For City Council Candidates Planned April 23
Apr16

Forum For City Council Candidates Planned April 23

How well do you know the six candidates on the May 4 Sulphur Springs City Council ballot? Have something you’d like to ask? An open City Council Forum is being hosted from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, at The ROC, by the Hopkins County Republican Club for that purpose. “We want to inform folks so they can make informed decisions, whoever they vote for,” said Melonie Findley, president of local Republican Club. While community...

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Channel 18 News:  Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Apr16
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