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Lowe’s to Close 51 Stores in U.S. and Canada
Nov05

Lowe’s to Close 51 Stores in U.S. and Canada

In a news release from Lowe’s Corporation on Monday, November 5th, the Mooresville, NC retailer shared a list of 51 underperforming stores in the U.S. and Canada.  The Sulphur Springs, TX store did not appear on their list.  Below is the full press release as well as the list of stores that will be closing, including one Texas store in Irving.  Lowe’s also plans to close four non-store facilities, but no...

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Dueling Woks
Oct31

Dueling Woks

Asian Express To Go is getting some expert help. Local food truck proprietress Cherrie Womack has invited the founder of Asian Express To Go back for some wok time. Cherrie and Aunt Nona Aunt Nona started her food truck in Quitman, TX about 10 years ago. She owns a restaurant back home in the Philippines. Her sister is also in the restaurant business in Wyoming. Cherrie, the current owner, needed some extra help during the busiest...

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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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Tira News for August 31st, 2018
Aug31

Tira News for August 31st, 2018

By Jan Vaughn The Tira City Council met on Monday, August 27th , at the Tira Community Center. They accepted the resignations of Powell Vickery, Mayor, and Sherry Smiddy, Council Member, due to Powell’s current health issues. Allen Joslin and Evelyn Horne were appointed to fill their spots on the council, with Allen serving as Mayor. Allen has, also, accepted the responsibility ofoverseeing the Tira Volunteer Fire Department. He...

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Fundraiser for Local Kids: This Saturday
Aug24

Fundraiser for Local Kids: This Saturday

The Lil 4’s club is hosting a fundraiser garage sale tomorrow, August 25th from 7am to 3pm. They are hoping to raise the needed $15,000 to be able to purchase their building. The fundraiser will be located at 200 Lee street. Come out and support your...

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Two More Texas Sears Locations to Close
Aug23

Two More Texas Sears Locations to Close

Sears 400 Memorial City Way Houston – Memorial TXSears Post Oak Mall College Station – Bryan TX Desperate measures for the once retail giant are evident in the latest round of store closing.  Of the 46 on the chopping block, only two are Texas locations. Workers will be able to apply for positions at other stores, and severance will be available. Sulphur Springs still has a Sears Hometown store at 1402 Mockingbird Ln #3....

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Tax Free Weekend Begins Friday, August 10th
Aug09

Tax Free Weekend Begins Friday, August 10th

During this annual sales tax holiday, you can buy most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks (sold for less than $100) tax free from a Texas store or from an online or catalog seller doing business in Texas. In most cases, you do not need to give the seller an exemption certificate to buy qualifying items tax free. This year’s sales tax holiday begins Friday, Aug. 10, and goes through midnight Sunday, Aug. 12. The sales...

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Trulinecorp in Sulphur Springs Needs Truck Drivers
Jul17

Trulinecorp in Sulphur Springs Needs Truck Drivers

Trulinecorp is hosting a job fair at the Holiday Inn Express in Sulphur Springs, TX Saturday July 21st, 2018 from 10 AM till 2 PM. Must have flatbed experience. Must be 23 years old Must have 1 year recent verifiable CDL A experience Qualified drivers should go online to trulinecorp.com and complete the online application.  If you have questions, please call Barbara at the local office, 903 440 1932. Competitive salaries, safety...

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BackStory Brewery Opened Friday
Jul14

BackStory Brewery Opened Friday

A $1.8 million investment for by owner is now open. East Texas’ newest craft brewery, BackStory Brewery, is now open for business in the old Ice House at 211 Magnolia, Sulphur Springs, serving craft beers on tap. Friday evening, July 13th, one glitch in the Grand Opening did not hamper the fun of those attending the family friendly venue that will feature arcade games, pinball, pool tables, shuffleboard, corn hole, and giant Jenga....

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Lil 4’s 2018 King and Queen Ball is Fun For All
Jul12

Lil 4’s 2018 King and Queen Ball is Fun For All

The Lil 4’s club held their annual King and Queen Ball on Saturday July 7th from 2pm-8pm at First Baptist’s R.O.C.  The Program included prayers, and a colorful fashion show from the Lil 4’s club members. This family friendly event had something for everyone to enjoy. The kids were all smiles as they lip-synched and performed dance routines to many popular songs including: “Purple Rain”, “You Rock...

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