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Alexander Files for Place 4 on Sulphur Springs City Council
Feb15

Alexander Files for Place 4 on Sulphur Springs City Council

Reiko Alexander has filed for Place 4 on the Sulphur Springs City Council. Alexander challenges incumbent Freddie Taylor for the council seat. Alexander filed on the final day to file and assured that all three Places, Place 4, 5, and 6, will be on the ballot for the May 4, 2019 Municipal Election. Alexander sought the Hopkins County Clerk post in the November General Election but lost to Tracy Smith. Incumbent Freddie Taylor filed to...

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Channel 18 News: Thursday, February 14, 2019
Feb14
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Central Baptist Church Plans Event to Honor Law Enforcement
Feb14

Central Baptist Church Plans Event to Honor Law Enforcement

Central Baptist Church, 840 Connally Street will honor local law enforcement in a special service and lunch Sunday, February 17, at 10:30...

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KSST’s ‘Nice People Awards’ is Valentine Season Favorite
Feb14

KSST’s ‘Nice People Awards’ is Valentine Season Favorite

The “Nice People Awards” has been a Valentine-season feature on KSST for the past few decades. It is a program which spotlights the everyday, nice things that local people do for others in their community. Held annually during the time of the Academy Awards and the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce recognitions, this simple showcase is for the everyday nice folks we all know, and KSST listeners love to get involved....

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Local Performer Don Woods Jr. Signs Recording Contract with Sony Records
Feb14

Local Performer Don Woods Jr. Signs Recording Contract with Sony Records

Don Woods Jr (center) shown with SM1 Music Group President Clay Dustin and KSST’s Enola Gay Mathews who is also co-producer of the Reilly Springs Jamboree Don Woods Jr. from the Yantis area of Wood County, Texas has signed a recording contract with Sony Music as a recording artist. The event took place at a contract signing in Sulphur Springs, Texas on February 12, 2019. It is the next step in a few years of tireless work by the...

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Sulphur Springs Couple Charged with Endangering Child
Feb14

Sulphur Springs Couple Charged with Endangering Child

Micheal and Donna Mollenhour were involved in an investigation by Child Protective Services and the Sulphur Springs Special Crimes Unit for methamphetamine. The investigation revealed that a 10-month old had been exposed to methamphetamine and that both parents also tested positive for meth. When arrested, a quantity of methamphetamine was found in the bra area of the mother, Donna, during book-in. It was also found that Michael had...

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Chamber Connection February 14, 2019
Feb14

Chamber Connection February 14, 2019

Ribbon Cuttings: Flowerland Florist will host a ribbon cutting celebration Flowerland Florist, located at 411 Gilmer in Sulphur Springs, will host a ribbon cutting celebration with their new owners on Monday, February 11th at noon.  Please make plans to attend and welcome the new owners to Flowerland. Hopkins County hosts ribbon cutting for new courtroom The Hopkins County Commissioner’s Court is hosting a ribbon cutting for...

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Channel 18 News: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
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Sulphur Springs Downtown One of Five Finalists for National Urban Excellence Award
Feb13

Sulphur Springs Downtown One of Five Finalists for National Urban Excellence Award

The 2019 RBA finalists: Beyond Walls—Lynn, MA Grassroots public art and lighting initiative revitalizing a former industrial city. (Submitted by Beyond Walls, photo bottom left); Buffalo Bayou Park—Houston, TX Enhancement of a historic waterway into a resilient public greenspace. (Submitted by SWA Group, photo top center); Crosstown Concourse—Memphis, TN Rehabilitation of an abandoned Sears, Roebuck & Co. distribution center into...

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Sanderson Files for Place 5 on Sulphur Springs City Council
Feb13

Sanderson Files for Place 5 on Sulphur Springs City Council

With only two days left to file for a Place on the Sulphur Springs City Council, Jeff Sanderson, a Shift Captain for Hopkins County EMS, filed to seek election to Place 5. Sanderson challenges incumbent Emily Glass for the seat. Glass filed on the first day to file for the May 4, 2019 Municipal Election. Incumbent Freddie Taylor filed to seek re-election to Place 4 on the Sulphur Springs City Council on January 31st. Taylor, local...

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