Chamber Connection July 23, 2015  by Meredith Caddell
Jul23

Chamber Connection July 23, 2015  by Meredith Caddell

  Thank you to everyone who attended the ribbon cutting for North Texas Power Shopper.  Jeff & Lois Schollmeyer held the ribbon cutting at the chamber and explained to the crowd that they were retired military, brought his wife home to her roots, and wanted to start a business that would benefit both the buyer and the seller. Jeff explained, “Connecting consumers with local businesses is what North Texas PowerShopper is...

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Schlotzsky’s: Coming Soon to Sulphur Springs, but not to the Dining District
Jul20

Schlotzsky’s: Coming Soon to Sulphur Springs, but not to the Dining District

It may not look like a sandwich shop yet, but give it some time.  A Schlotzsky’s franchise is coming to the corner currently occupied by the ‘Pink Snow-cone Stand’. Little known fact about Schlotzsky’s: founded in 1971 down in Austin, TX. An opening date has not been set. A local business historian reminds KSST that this site has hosted a ‘Del Taco’ and a Chinese restaurant.  The latter of course...

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Chamber of Commerce Afterhours at KSST July 23rd
Jul15

Chamber of Commerce Afterhours at KSST July 23rd

Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce will have a business afterhours event at KSST, 717 Shannon Road. KSST is celebrating 68 years of service to the community and 50 years of that service in the current location. The studios will be open from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. July 23rd. Meredith Caudle, Chamber Manager, said the KSST Studios are spectacular and the public should take advantage of the opportunity to visit the studios as well giving...

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La Victoria Carniceria Mercado Open Today!
Jul15

La Victoria Carniceria Mercado Open Today!

La Victoria Carniceria Mercado is open today! Everyone come and check it out. You’ll be glad you did! la victoria la victoria la victoria la victoria la victoria la victoria la victoria la victoria La victoria la victoria     Share...

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La Victoria Carnicera Mercado Opening Delay!
Jul14

La Victoria Carnicera Mercado Opening Delay!

La Victoria Carnicera Mercado had a small delay and was not able to open Monday morning! The new open date will be Wednesday, July 15th! Everyone come to this fantastic Mexican market and get your fresh produce, and freshly baked tortillas! Also come and enjoy the small indoor Taqueria. You’ll be glad you did!   Share...

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CBJ Will Soon Relocate to 321 Gilmer Street
Jun29

CBJ Will Soon Relocate to 321 Gilmer Street

CBJ, a screen print and embroidery business with locations in Windsor Plaza Shopping Center and on Hillcrest Drive, will relocate to 321 Gilmer Street into a building that formerly housed “Brickhouse Yoga”. The business will no longer be split between two different locations enabling the small businesses to better serve customers in Sulphur Springs and surrounding towns. The business was opened by CBJ owner Ronnie...

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SBA Federal Disaster Loan for NonFarm Northeast Texas Businesses
Jun26

SBA Federal Disaster Loan for NonFarm Northeast Texas Businesses

Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Disaster Field Operations Center – West today reminded Texas small, nonfarm businesses in Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Hunt, Rains and Wood counties of the July 27, 2015, deadline to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for economic injury. These low-interest loans are to offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by the drought in Hopkins...

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Local Developers Breathe New Life into Old Building
Jun25

Local Developers Breathe New Life into Old Building

  If you have driven by the old KFC building lately, you probably have seen a LOT of activity.  KSST News stopped by and talked with Michael Churchman, one of the new owners of the old Kentucky Fried Chicken building on the North side of I-30 next to Holiday Inn Express.  Mr. Churchman and two other partners, Abel Austin and Chris Penny, purchased the building back in February with plans only to remodel and lease or sell the...

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Work toward Your Own Financial Independence Day
Jun19

Work toward Your Own Financial Independence Day

It’s almost the Fourth of July — time for fireworks, picnics and a reflection on all the liberties we possess in this country. But if you’re going to enjoy the freedom to do the things you want, especially during your retirement years, you’ll want to take the steps necessary to achieve your own “Financial Independence Day.” Here are a few suggestions for helping you reach that goal: Liberate yourself from debt. For most of us, a...

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2015 Red, White and Blue Extravaganza
Jun19

2015 Red, White and Blue Extravaganza

Tom Sellers, President of Alliance Bank and sponsor of the Independence Day Concert visited KSST to invite the entire community to the free once-a-year event. The 2015 red, white and blue extravaganza will be held on Saturday June 27 at 8pm on Celebration Plaza. In addition to the orchestra performance, a huge fireworks display is also planned. It’a a free event and a gift to the families of the community. The event will be...

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