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Dinner Bell Menu For September 26, 2018
Sep22

Dinner Bell Menu For September 26, 2018

Dinner Bell September 26, 2018 The Dinner Bell Ministry remembers Herman and Ova Lee Goldsmith for their devotion to Hopkins County  Menu:  Shepherd’s Pie Mediterranean Carrots Hot Rolls and Butter Garden Salad Do Nothing Cake Pineapple Cottage Dessert Rain or shine the Dinner Bell volunteers are waiting for you! Same time (11:45 a.m.). Same place (Fellowship Hall of the First United Methodist Church). Hope to see...

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Yantis Student Helps Create the First-Ever ‘Yantis Prairie Day’ and Outdoor Community Classroom
Sep21

Yantis Student Helps Create the First-Ever ‘Yantis Prairie Day’ and Outdoor Community Classroom

L. to R. front row, Julie Maddox and Kasey Rhodes   Back row, Raleigh, Debbie and Sydnee Rhodes, all of Yantis Miss Kasey Rhodes, an 11-year-old home-schooled student living with her family at Yantis, Texas started the ball rolling when she arrived home from a family trip to Mexico this Spring to begin a campaign to preserve habitat for migrating Monarch butterflies. Now, in keeping with her interest in nature, Kasey has been...

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Have Some Serious Fun! Join the Next Mini-Walk or Event Benefitting Terrific Tuesdays
Sep21

Have Some Serious Fun! Join the Next Mini-Walk or Event Benefitting Terrific Tuesdays

Kim Hansford of Sunny Springs Nursing and Rehab leads the parade Administrator of Sunny Springs Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Kim Hansford spread joy and smiles to raise extra funds for Terrific Tuesdays during the mini-walk on Thursday September 20, 2018. You can inspire smiles and raise money for Terrific Tuesdays too, by attending a mini-walk next week as well as the major Walk to Remember on Thursday October 4 at 6pm at The...

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MyPlate Jeopardy By Johanna Hicks
Sep21

MyPlate Jeopardy By Johanna Hicks

MyPlate Jeopardy             I grew up watching the television game show, “Jeopardy,” and marveled at the intelligence of the competitors.  As I grew older, wiser, and more experienced, the mental challenge was refreshing, and my ability to answer several questions was invigorating.  As an educator, I’m always looking for fresh ideas to bring educational programs to life.  That made me think about the influences that inspired me to...

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Video Presentation: United Way Workers Luncheon 2018
Sep20
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Mini-Walk # 2 Held at Wesley House/Wesley Oaks for Terrific Tuesdays Program
Sep20

Mini-Walk # 2 Held at Wesley House/Wesley Oaks for Terrific Tuesdays Program

Group of attendees of Wesley House/Wesley Oaks Mini-Walk Walk # 2 in the series of seven local mini-walks was held at Wesley House Assisted Living/Wesley Oaks Memory Care. Residents and their families participated alongside local health care workers and members of the facility staff. Walkers can receive a yellow Terrific Tuesdays T-shirt for $20, which goes to the Terrific Tuesdays Cargiver Respite Program. Terrific Tuesdays is held...

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NETBIO Conditioned Calf and Yearlings Sale Nets $877.16 per Head
Sep20

NETBIO Conditioned Calf and Yearlings Sale Nets $877.16 per Head

The Northeast Texas Beef Improvement Organization (NETBIO) Pre-Conditioned Calf and Yearling Sale held at the Sulphur Springs Livestock Commission Wednesday attracted a full house of buyers, sellers and visitors, and sold 6,595 head of quality cattle.        David Fowler, Sulphur Springs Livestock Commission co-owner and NETBIO board member, said, “It was a very good sale for this time of year and there was a great demand for these...

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United We Serve…2018 United Way Campaign Is Underway With a Goal of $165,000
Sep20

United We Serve…2018 United Way Campaign Is Underway With a Goal of $165,000

Mike Jumper is 2018 United Way Campaign Chairman The Hopkins County United Way is 63 years old, successfully continuing to serve Hopkins County people in major ways with a simple concept: gathering and distributing funds to local charitible organizations so that the services these organizations offer can remain available to everyone in the community who need the services. Alliance Bank Sr. VP Mike Jumper, the 2018/2019 Campaign...

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Let the ‘Mini-Walks’ Begin…Fundraising Fun for Terrific Tuesdays Program
Sep20

Let the ‘Mini-Walks’ Begin…Fundraising Fun for Terrific Tuesdays Program

Attendees of the first of seven Mini-Walks A series of seven Alzheimers “Mini-Walks” are planned through the remainder of September 2018 as a benefit fundraiser for the Terrific Tuesdays respite program in Sulphur Springs, Texas. The first walk was held at the weekly Terrific Tuesdays Club meeting at First United Methodist Church. Fun and friends are always part of Terrific Tuesdays, and the dress-up event during the walk...

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Como-Pickton FFA, Jr. FFA Students Win at 4-States Fair
Sep19

Como-Pickton FFA, Jr. FFA Students Win at 4-States Fair

From a report from Como-Pickton ISD Ag teacher Michael Bowen: Several of the 200 students in FFA and Jr. FFA programs at Como-Pickton ISD showed livestock projects at the 4-States Fair in Texarkana, Arkansas last weekend, and brought home honors! Later in September, the Dairy Cattle team will head to the East Texas Livestock Show. Sudents showing Dairy Cattle will be Senior Miss Presley Cummings, Alex Holcomb, Miss Baylee Bowen,...

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