Sulphur Springs City Council To Consider Rate Changes
Sep21

Sulphur Springs City Council To Consider Rate Changes

The Sulphur Springs City Council will consider several matters on second and final reading that are budget related at a special meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. Agenda items are for the appropriations ordinance, setting the tax rate, the water rate, the sewer rate, sanitation rate and authorization of updated service credits.

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Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Board is Expected to Adopt a Higher Tax Rate
Sep21

Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Board is Expected to Adopt a Higher Tax Rate

The Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Board is expected to adopt a tax rate for next fiscal year’s budget that is up 3.63-cents to a maximum 25-cents per $100 valuation at a Monday night meeting at 6 p.m. The board is also expected to consider a non-budgeted fiber upgrade for the Emory clinic.

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Lone Star Heritage Quilt Show coming up September 19 and 20
Sep11

Lone Star Heritage Quilt Show coming up September 19 and 20

The Lone Star Heritage Quilt Guild’s Fifteenth Annual Quilt Show is coming up this Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at The ROC of First Baptist Church. Over 100 quilts will be on display. There will also be special exhibits and vendors. Theme of the show is “Ties That Bind”. Cost to enter is $5. The local quilt guild has kept their traditional weekend for their show. That keeps the local show from...

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Memorial Hospital & Clinic Has New Husband & Wife Family Medicine Providers
Sep10
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Power Issues At SSISD Administration Building
Sep09

Power Issues At SSISD Administration Building

It was a long hot day at the Sulphur Springs ISD Administration Building Monday. At 11:15 a.m., lights begin to flicker. By 11:30 a.m., the decision was made to cut off power to the building due to a faulty power connection outside. The very old part was very rusty and corroded. The outage meant no phones or computers and the temperature rose. Employees were sent home at 3 p.m. Power was restored at around 3:30 p.m. It was still warm...

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A Walk to Remember Benefiting Terrific Tuesdays
Sep08
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A Walk to Remember Benefiting Terrific Tuesdays – Registration
Sep08
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Fire at the Hampton Inn, Worker Arrested
Sep07

Fire at the Hampton Inn, Worker Arrested

A laborer at Hampton Inn in Sulphur Springs was arrested Friday for setting a fire in a maintenance room at the hotel earlier that day. There was very little damage to the hotel according to Sulphur Springs’ firefighters. A 45-year old Sulphur Springs man confessed to starting the fire lighting powder from firecrackers and a rag with a flammable substance on it. The fire was reported at 2:44 p.m. Friday

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Diabetes Event

AgriLife Extension Agent Johanna Hicks is involved in several events in the months ahead. There will be a Diabetes Academy Wednesday at the Extension Office starting at 9:30 a.m. Ms. Hicks says a diabetic’s educator will be available for an hour or hour and a half to answer questions about diabetes. There is no charge....

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Dr. Robert Lenington Lonestar Surgery Vein Center 09/04/14
Sep05
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